Elmer T. Mallard, 91 years, of Ely, Nevada passed away February 16, 2022 in Ely. He was born November 18, 1930 in Bakersfield, CA to Edward and Bessie Mallard.

Elmer entered the United States Army in November 1948 in Bakersfield, CA, he served 33 years and retired as a Master Sergeant (E8) in September 1981. Elmer married Anna in 1965 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Elmer and Anna moved to Ely on October 1, 1981. He worked for the U.S. Forest Service. Elmer was a member of the BPO Elks Lodge #1469 of Ely and a former member of the Kiwanis Club of Ely. He enjoyed gardening, fishing and visiting with his friends and family.

Elmer is survived by his three grandsons, two great granddaughters, two great grandsons, four great great grandsons and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Anna Mallard, stepson John Shipman, four brothers Harold, Irvin, Bill, and Dick, his mother-in-law Ruth Mason and special friend Helen Reck.

Graveside Memorial Services are scheduled for Friday, March 4, 2022 at 11:00 A.M. at the Ely City Cemetery. A Luncheon will follow at the Ely Elks Lodge.