Aylward, Elva May Elva May Aylward, a 50 year resident of Palos Verdes Estates and nine year resident of The Canterbury, Rancho Palos Verdes, went home to The Lord on Friday, March 18, 2011. Born in Pittsburgh, PA, Elva was 98 when she entered into Eternal Life. Elva was a founding member of St. Francis Episcopal Church. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years. Sidney Aylward. She is survived by her son P. David (Ann) Emery of Prescott, AZ; son Eric (Nancie) Aylward of Palos Verdes Estates, CA; sister Margaret "Peg" Palmer of Bellingham, WA; grandson Shawn (Cheryl) Emery and great-granddaughters Sarah and Katelyn of Acworth, GA; granddaughter Taya (Jim) Emery McLoud and great-grandchildren Cooper and Elle Ann of Oak Park, CA; and granddaughter Brooke (Martin) Aylward Sigler of Palos Verdes Estates, CA. Private Burial at Sea took place on April 1, 2011. Memorial service will be held on Friday, April 29, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. at St. Francis Episcopal Chapel in Palos Verdes Estates. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Francis Episcopal Church or The Canterbury Benevolence Fund.

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