Elba Gregoria Moran Urquhart, age 89, of Henrico County, Virginia passed away on March 9, 2023, in her son’s home.
Mrs. Elba M. Urquhart was preceded in death by her mom, Tomasa Galan. Survivors include her three children, Ada Moran Scott, Ernesto Lorenzo Miranda, Jr., and Leroy Henry Miranda, Sr.; her sister, Maria Moran; her niece, Gloria Moran Burlison; and nephew, Robert Moran; nine grandchildren, Maria Miranda Hargis, Elena Miranda Millwood, Brenda Juanita Miranda, Leroy Henry Miranda, Jr., Drew Michael Miranda and Angela Miranda Butterworth, Wilbur Scott, Jr., Billy Scott, and Wendy Scott; as well as numerous great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her nephew Renee Moran.
Mrs. Elba was born in El Salvador and lived in River Ridge, Louisiana for the last 40-plus years prior to her illness. As a young adult, she played the marimba and other instruments and loved to sing. She loved to travel, take care of pets, and garden. She worked mostly in various factories in the New Orleans area. Mrs. Elba was also a great cook. She was proud to gain citizenship in the United States. But mostly she loved her children and took care of her disabled son for 65 years.
The family wishes to thank Gentiva Hospice and Jencare Medical Center for helping take care of her. Her Interment will be private.