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Elizabeth "Lizzy" Elifritz

August 11, 1980 ~ June 10, 2021 (age 40)


Elizabeth “Lizzy” Elifritz, 40, of Metropolis, IL, passed away on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at her residence.

A celebration of life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 8th, 2021 at the New Beginnings Baptist Church in Metropolis. All are invited, but there will be a live stream of the service from the church for those unable to attend. 

Lizzy had worked at MAP Training Center, attended Faith Lutheran Church and New Beginnings Baptist Church and was an instructor and dancer at Night Moves Dance Club in Paducah. She also volunteered at Salt and Light Ministry through the New Beginnings church and lived every day to the fullest.

Lizzy is survived by her parents, Curtis and Joy (Keplinger) Elifritz; sister, Melissa Elifritz; brother, Richard Elifritz and wife La’Nora; five nieces and nephews, Jordon, Jalen, Landon, London, and Kaylee Elifritz; and any other family members in eastern Ohio.

She was preceded in death by three grandparents, Ruby Elifritz, John Elifritz and Richard Keplinger; and several aunts and uncles.

Memorials may be given in Lizzy’s name to the Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc. 26345 Network Place, Chicago, IL 60673-1263 or St. Louis Children’s and Washington University Heart Center c/o St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 955423, St. Louis, MO 63195-5423.

Arrangements are entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home. Condolences may be left online at

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Celebration of Life
August 8, 2021

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
New Beginnings Baptist Church, Metropolis
Guaranteed delivery before the Celebration of Life begins


Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc.
26345 Network Place, Chicago IL 60673-1263

St. Louis Children's Hospital Foundation
P.O. Box 955423, St. Louis MO 63195-5423

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