Elaine Clara (Anderson) Kane


May 22, 1931 - January 19, 2013



Elaine Clara (Anderson) Kane was born on May 22, 1931 at Storla to Leonard and Edna (Bibler) Anderson.  She attended Thompson School thru the 8th grade and graduated from Letcher High school in 1949.  She attended Rock Valley Collage.

On August 17, 1949 she married Lowell Kane at Artesian.  They began their lives in Letcher, and Mitchell and moving to Rockford IL in 1955.  They raised their five children in Rockford.  She worked ten years at Riverside Nursing Home.  Lowell and Elaine traveled and spent summers in Savanna, IL before retiring in LaBelle FL.

She is survived by  her husband, Lowell of sixty-two years, three daughters: Saundra Reed, of New York, NY; Susan Kane, LaBelle, FL;  Pamela (Brian) Fleming) Machensey, IL;  two sons: Tom (Penny) Kane, Byron, IL;  Tim (Rachel) Kane, Machensey, IL;  sixteen grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild;  three sisters Corrine (Lavern) Larson, Mitchell; Eldean Stekl, Mitchell, Thelma Tastad;  three sisters-in-law, Kathleen Anderson, Connie (Dick) Lidman, Karen (Gary) Krantz and one brother-in-law, Mike (Donna) Kane.

She was preceded in death by an infant daughter Peggy, her parents and one brother, Archie Anderson.


Tuesday, January 29, 2013
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
Prayer Service ~ 7:00 PM
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota


Wednesday, January 30, 2013
10:30 AM
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
1401 West Cedar
Mitchell, South Dakota


Calvary Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Kelly on February 2, 2013
My deep sympathies on the loss of your mother. We look forward to the day that pain, suffering, and death will be eliminated by God. Rev. 21:4. However, your love for her never dies and God has a perfect memory to bring her back to a healthy life. May your hearts be comforted until that time.
Posted by Jay Heivilin on January 29, 2013
Sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful woman and will be missed dearly..
Posted by butch fogel on January 29, 2013
To the kane family, sorry for your loss. many good memories
Posted by Scott & Melody Fleming on January 26, 2013
Scott & I are sorry for your loss. However, as you may know, she is in peace and no pain. You will miss her but she will live on in your heart forever. And one day, you all will be rejoined. Love and Prayers, Scott & Melody Fleming.
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