Eleanor “Eley” Walston


Eleanor “Eley” Walston. Beloved wife of the late Robert “Bob” Walston for 70 years. Devoted mother of Greg (Kathy) Walston, Susan (Chris) Fay, and Debbie (Rob) Stotzer. Loving sister of Jeanette (the late Vernon) Prell and John (Lynn) McCauley. Also survived by eight grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Eleanor passed away on February 12, 2021, at the age of 94 years.

Eley and Bob were charter members of Christ Lutheran Church and both were inducted into Drake Hospital’s Volunteer Hall of Fame (for volunteering at the hospital for 13 years). Due to COVID-19 safety concerns, funeral services will be held privately; however, you may click the following link at 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 20, for a live streaming of Eley’s funeral service, https://livestream. com/christ-lcms.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Christ Lutheran Church. Online condolences can be made at www.paulyoungfuneralhome.com. Paul R. Young Funeral Home (Mount Healthy) entrusted with the funeral home.