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Elaine G. Carney

Elaine G. Carney (nee Marsac), 97, of Lorain, passed away Saturday, January 4, 2014 at Lake Pointe Health Center, Lorain, following a lengthy illness.
Born May 11, 1916 in Flint, Michigan, she lived in Lorain most of her life. She graduated from Lorain High School in 1935.
Elaine worked for the Bureau of Motor Vehicles in Lorain for several years in the 1950's. She also worked for Faroh's Candy for 10 years, Central Hardware and Kresgee Department Store.
She was a member of First Lutheran Church, Lorain, The Royal Canadian Legion Auxiliary, Veterans of Foreign War Ladies Auxiliary and the Lorain Democratic Women's Club where she was in charge of voter registration.
Elaine enjoyed traveling and playing cards.
Surviving are her sons, Ken (Colleen Donnelly) of Amherst, and James D. of Lorain; a granddaughter, Shannon (Tim) Partin of Vermilion; great grandchildren, Jayde, Carrington, Kamden and Brinley.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David P. Carney in 1991; her parents, Fred Marsac in 1967 and Margaret Jean (nee Mack) Marsac in 1981; sisters, Evelyn McCue in 2011 and June Bardoner in 2006.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4:00 - 8:00 pm in the Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue., Lorain. Funeral services will be Thursday at 11:00 am in the funeral home. Rev. Jimmy Madsen, pastor of First Lutheran Church, will officiate. Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Twp.
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She was wonderful person. My sincere condolences toKen and all the family

Iris - January 23, 2014 at 06:28 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Dear Ken - We are so sorry to hear of your mother's passing and we send our sincere condolences to you, Colleen, and your family. Dick and Peg Castiglione

Peggy Castiglione - January 14, 2014 at 09:57 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Ken and family, Sending our sincerest and deepest sympathy for your loss. We will keep your family in our thoughts during this difficult time. Jim & Joyce Piper

joyce piper - January 09, 2014 at 02:53 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

"When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure."Ken,We are so sorry for your loss! You are in our thoughts and prayers. Our deepest condolences to you and your family during this difficult time.Bryan, Kristen, Caiden, and Nina Mynes

Kristen Hun - January 08, 2014 at 09:02 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Dear Ken, we are so sorry to hear of the loss of your beloved Mother! Our thoughts and prayers are with you! May you find comfort and peace as you recall loving memories of your life with your Mom!Our deepest condolences,Keiren and Doug Hale

keirenhale - January 07, 2014 at 09:13 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Dear Jim and Ken,I was deeply saddened by the news of your Mom's passing -- our dear Aunt Elaine. My condolences go out to you and your family as well as my prayers for all of you.Warmest regards.Bob Welter

Bob Welter - January 07, 2014 at 08:34 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Elaine Carney

Elaine Barricklow - January 07, 2014 at 08:56 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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