Elaine Lee Lanahan, 88, of Muncy, passed away peacefully on June 28, 2021.
She was born on January 14, 1933, in Brookhaven, daughter of the late James and Cora (Lee) Kattinge.
Elaine married the love of her life, Robert J. Lanahan, Sr. on April 7, 1956, and he preceded her in death on February 12, 1992.
A resident of the area since 1976, Elaine was a loving devoted wife, mother and grandmother. In her early years, she worked for Piasecki Helicopter Corporation where she met her loving husband. She loved to entertain many with her beautiful voice, singing in night clubs in the Philadelphia area in the 1950’s and continued singing up until her passing. After marriage, she focused on her career in homemaking and taking wonderful care of her family which was the greatest joy of her life.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Robert J. Lanahan Jr.; brother, James Kattinge and sister, Adis Pratt.
She is survived by her son, Kirk J. Lanahan, of Frisco, TX; two daughters, Holly (Larry) Livermore, of Cogan Station, Heather Lanahan, of Hughesville; sister, Cecile Baxter, of Aston, PA; sister-in-law, Luz Kattinge, of Tucson, AZ; grandchildren, Keirsten Schriner, of Newport, Kendall Schriner, Karina Schriner, both of Hughesville, Noel Livermore, of Williamsport, Robert J. Lanahan III, of Williamsport, Cortney Lanahan, of Trout Run, Kristina Santiago, of Forest Hill, PA, and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 1, 2021 in Montoursville Cemetery with Rev. David B. Letscher officiating.
Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.
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