|Death: ||May 24, 2012|
R. Elaine Bailey, 79 of Manheim, formerly of Willow Street, passed away on May 24, 2012 at Pleasant View Retirement Community. She was the wife of Glenn L. Bailey for 57 years.
Born in Rothsville, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Kathryn Graybill Zook. Elaine was a graduate of Rothsville High School, class of 1950. She was also a graduate of Juniata College, class of 1954, earning her Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education. Elaine was a homemaker and an Elementary School Teacher. She taught 2nd grade at the Ephrata Elementary and Nathan Schaeffer Elementary School in Manheim Township.
She was a member of Grace Church at Willow Valley and West Willow United Methodist Church. She served as choir member and director, as well as with the children's and music ministries at West Willow United Methodist Church. She enjoyed boating, camping and sewing.
Surviving in addition to her husband is a daughter, Jodi L. Wells (Nickolai) of Gainesville, GA and a son, Chuck Bailey (Brenda) of Shippensburg, PA; three granddaughters, Laura Peterson (Joshua), Katelyn Pare` (Chris) and Emily Wells; three great-grandchildren; a sister, Jo Muth of Manheim, PA. Her brother, Kenneth Zook, preceded her in death.
Private Services will be held at Pleasant View Retirement Community in Manheim. Spacht Funeral Home, Lititz has been entrusted with the arrangements. To share your fondest memories of Elaine visit: www.lifecelebration.com
Lancaster Intelligencer Journal/New Era 5/26/2012
Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
Record added: May 26, 2012
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