Elaine Rainey

Elaine Rainey

Saturday, October 15th, 1938 Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

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Obituary for Elaine Rainey (Rutkowski)

RAINEY, Elaine (nee Rutkowski) of Wanaque passed away on December 26, 2018. Born and raised in Paterson, she has lived in Wanaque since 1961. Prior to her retirement she was an assembly line worker for Estee Lauder in Oakland. Elaine was a member of Christ Episcopal Church in Pompton Lakes for 49 years and she also attended St. Mary’s R.C. Church.

Beloved wife of the late Harry J. Rainey (1999). Devoted mother of Craig Rainey and Harry J. Rainey Jr.

Memorial visitation on Thursday, January 3, 2019 from 11 am-1 pm at Vander Plaat-Vermeulen Memorial Home, 530 High Mountain Road, Franklin Lakes, followed by a 3 pm Memorial Service at Christ Episcopal Church, 400 Ramapo Avenue, Pompton Lakes.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Vander Plaat-Vermeulen Memorial Home
    530 High Mountain Road
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    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
    11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Service

    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 | 3:00pm
    Christ Episcopal Church
    400 Ramapo Ave.
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    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

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Doris Ververs

Our sincere sympathy on the passing of Elaine. I enjoyed sharing some memories with her at church events,
Rest In Peace, Elaine.
Doris and Bob Ververs
Comment | Posted at 02:03am via Condolence

Debbie Houser Eliassen

Dear Harry and Craig, We were so saddened to hear of your mom's passing. Deepest sympathies to you and your loved ones. Glenda Houser and family
Comment | Posted at 11:41am via Condolence

Cathy Gross

Dear Harry & Craig,
I am deeply saddened by the news of your Mom's passing. She was a wonderful person and a wonderful neighbor. She was always there for my family. I have lots of fond memories growing up next door. She will be deeply missed.

Cathy Cook-Gross
Comment | Posted at 08:47pm via Condolence

Claire Elwood Trifari

Although not in contact for many years, memories of our time on North Tenth Street are never forgotten. They were happy days. Rest in Peace Elaine. Claire Elwood Trifari
Comment | Posted at 12:32pm via Condolence

Karen Mangini

Craig and Harry,

It broke my heart to hear about your Mom’s passing. She was a beautiful person inside and out. You both now have an Angel watching out for you from Heaven.
Comment | Posted at 09:11am via Condolence

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