A resident of the Woodland Villa Nursing Home in Long Sault since July 2013. Elaine Henderson passed away there peacefully on Sunday, December 25, 2016. She was 84 years old.
Elaine was born in Montreal on March 31, 1932 to the late William and Margaret Cully (nee St. Louis).
Elaine is survived by her daughter Cathy and Tom Hummel of Napanee, her son Kevin and Susan Mellon of South Mountain and her son David Mellon of South Mountain.
She will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren Melissa Hummel, Katelin Mohan, Darien, Sabrina, and Brianna Mellon and, Keshia and Luke Mellon. She was predeceased by her husbands, Lyle Mellon whom she married in 1959 and Lorne Henderson who she married in 1997, her parents Bill and Margaret Cully (nee St. Louis) and her brother Bill and Jean Cully. She is also survived by nieces and nephews.
Elaine belonged to the Hulbert-Valley United Church.
Friends called at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Williamsburg, on Thursday, December 29th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service was held at Hulbert-Valley United Church on Friday, December 30th at 11 a.m. with Rev. Valerie VanderWiele officiating.
Interment followed at Spruce Haven Cemetery, Brinston. Pallbearers were John Mellan, Reg Larocque, Dale Keyes, Terry Henderson, Brent Fawcett and Lyndon Stewart.
Donations to the Alzheimers Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.
Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com.