HARCOURT - Elvin L. Sytsma, age 78, passed away on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at his home. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at St. Joseph Church, Lohrville with Fr. Lynn Bruch officiating at Mass of Christian Burial. Burial will be in the Lost Grove Township Cemetery, Harcourt. Friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Tuesday at the Palmer Funeral Home in Gowrie, with a vigil service at 7:00 p.m.