|Birth: ||Jun. 30, 1926|
Los Angeles County
|Death: ||Mar. 5, 2011|
"Margaret 'Elaine' Henthorn, 84, of Ventura, reunited with her eternal love, Raymond Floyd, on March 5, 2011 after suffering complications from a severe stroke. Elaine was born June 30, 1926 in Fullerton and was a 78-year resident of Ventura. She was the loving wife of Raymond Floyd Henthorn for 55 years who preceded her in death in the year 2000. Elaine and Ray were high school sweethearts and married in 1945 after he served in the Navy during World War II. Elaine was a homemaker and spent her younger years serving on Camp Fire Girls and PTA committees. She enjoyed socializing very much and always enjoyed a good party or event where she loved to talk and meet new people. She spent her later years babysitting for some special local families and volunteering by focusing on raising funds via community donations for the Tenderlife Maternity Home. She also enjoyed her church family at First Christian Church in Ventura. Elaine is preceded in death by daughter, Claudia Zilke, of Flowery Branch, Ga. She is survived by daughter, Raelene Johnson, granddaughter, Nikki Penner and her husband James, great-grandchildren, Jayde and Harley, all of Ventura; granddaughters, Wendy Zilke, Kerry Zilke, great-grandchildren, Alauna, Daejon, and Daces, of Gainesville, Ga; and daughter, Suzanne Henthorn, grandchildren, Cherisse and Brent, of Ventura.
Elaine was a dear friend of many people and was a loving mother and grandmother. She will be greatly missed."
(From the Ventura Star, March 2011)
Created by: Valarie Vine
Record added: Mar 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66960100
Added: Sep. 9, 2011
Added: Mar. 15, 2011