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Muriel Opperman Elrod

June 26, 1924 — December 25, 2023

Liberty, SC


Muriel O. Elrod 
Liberty, SC

Mrs. Muriel Opperman Elrod, 99, wife of the late Roy Frank Elrod, passed away Monday, December 25, 2023.

Born in Brooklyn, NY, the daughter of the late Harold Opperman and the late Josephine Nevins, Mrs. Elrod was a graduate of Brooklyn High School and retired from the Fair Lawn, NJ Board of Education. She was of the Catholic faith.

Muriel loved gardening, crocheting and traveling. She was very adventurous having skydived at the age of 75. Muriel will be dearly missed by all that loved and knew her. 

Surviving are two sons, Roy Frank Elrod, Jr. and Carl Steven Elrod, both of Liberty; three daughters, Alice Ann Kaminski of New Jersey, Loretta Caroline Granchi (Stephen) and Melinda Elrod, both of Liberty; her grandchildren, Stacey Elrod, Eric Elrod, Anne Furio (Ryan), Sara James (Jimmy), Patti Dileo, (Michael), and Deborah Corrao; her great-grandchildren, Justin Furio, Adelyn James, Vivian James, Christian Perez, Tyler Dileo and Brooke Dileo; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, Muriel was predeceased by three sons, Raymond Edward Elrod, Richard Dewitt Elrod and Robert James Elrod; and two brothers, Harold Nevins and Charles Nevins.

Graveside services will be 2:00 PM Friday, December 29, 2023 at Greenlawn Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 PM until 1:30 PM Friday at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown, Easley, prior to the graveside service.

Memorials may be made to the Disabled American Veteran's "DAV" by visiting their website at

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Service Schedule

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Friday, December 29, 2023

12:30 - 1:30 pm (Eastern time)

Robinson Funeral Home Downtown

305 West Main Street, Easley, SC 29641

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Graveside Service

Friday, December 29, 2023

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

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