February 5, 1967 ~ May 13, 2021

Born in: Indianapolis, Indiana
Resided in: Indianapolis, Indiana

Elaina Sue Kirby-Pritchett, age 54, of Indianapolis, IN died unexpectedly at her home on Thursday, May 13, 2021.  She was born in Indianapolis on February 5, 1967 to Leonard Bruce Kirby and Carol Ann (Deem) Kirby.

On March 27, 1994 she was married to Thomas “Tom” Pritchett.  She graduated from high school at Arsenal Tech and then went on to studying nursing.  She ended up making a career shift and worked as a hospitality professional for much of her life.  She spent 15 years at the Meridian Hills Country Club.  She was a member of River of Life church.

She is survived by, Tom Pritchett; mother, Carol Kirby; children, Cary Thomas, Frank (Elyssia Taylor) Pritchett and Rachel Pritchett; grandchildren, Chandler, Raelynn, Lyndon, Caiden, Easton, Aden, Jaxson, Lillie and Ava; siblings, Michelle Kirby and Michael (Susan) Kirby and 5 nephews.  She was preceded in death by her father, Leonard Kirby.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 20 from 3:00 p.m. until the time of the service at 4:00 p.m. at Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services – Indianapolis, 1604 W. Morris St., Indianapolis.  Memorial donations in Elaina’s name can be made to the American Heart Association.  Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.


Visitation: May 20, 2021 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Legacy - Indianapolis
1604 W Morris St
Indianapolis, IN 46221

Funeral Service: May 20, 2021 4:00 pm

Legacy - Indianapolis
1604 W Morris St
Indianapolis, IN 46221

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Elaina Sue Kirby-Pritchett's name.

American Heart Association


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  1. May each of you find courage to face tomorrow as you rest in the knowledge that we truly care about each of your needs and that we will be here to walk beside you in your journey of grief.

    Eddie Beagles and the staff of Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services

  2. Prayers to all her family. I grew up with Elaina and Michelle. We reconnected on Facebook. You will be missed so much! R.I.P. beautiful Elaina!

  3. I’m so lost, missing you dearly. You always put others ahead of yourself. When dad passed away you always looked after me,Bryan & Matt. I’m very grateful for that. All your running and doing for others has cot up with you. RIH I love you

  4. Elaina, you will be missed so very much! You had such a big heart always running someone somewhere mom to church or the store, the kids to work the grandkids to school. I’m so glad I told you I love you the last time I talked to you! Rest In Peace Elaina

  5. My condolences, my thoughts and prayers will be with you.
    Elaina will be greatly missed and our memories will always be with me.
    Fly high Elaina & may you rest in peace.

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