Elaine Jayne Huff
January 29, 1921 - March 14, 2018
Elaine Jayne Huff, 97, of rural Morenci, died early Wednesday morning, March 14, 2018, at Heartland of Wauseon. She was born January 29, 1921, in Blissfield, the daughter of the late Clarence and Miriam (Donaldson) Seizert. She married Francis Huff on July 19, 1946, in Blissfield, and they made their home in Canandaigua. He preceded her in death in 1998.
Elaine served her family as a loving homemaker. Upon her husband’s retirement, they enjoyed traveling to Texas, where they volunteered at a children’s home each winter. She loved to do any type of crafting, and was also skilled at painting and crocheting. She will be remembered for her outgoing and social personality, and for her compassion for other people.
Surviving are three daughters, Mary (Gary) Merillat of Evansville, IN, Susan (Jim) Johnson of Morenci, and Laura (Wayne) Canfield of Fayette, OH; two brothers, Rev. Samuel (Mary Lou) Seizert and Garry (Barbara) Seizert; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren; and a daughter-in-law, Janet Huff of Adrian.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, James (Judy) Huff and Allen Huff; a brother, Robert (Eileen) Seizert; and a sister-in-law, Edna Seizert.
A funeral service for Elaine will be held Saturday, March 17, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at the Eagle Funeral Home in Morenci with Rev. Bill VanValkenburg officiating. Burial will follow in the Canandaigua Cemetery. The family will receive friends for a visitation on Friday afternoon, from 4-7 p.m.
The family wishes to acknowledge the staff at Heartland of Wauseon for their wonderful care of their mother the past year.
Those planning an expression of sympathy for the family may consider memorial donations in honor of Elaine to the Canandaigua Community Church or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Visitation: Friday, March 16, 2018 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in MorenciGet Directions
Funeral Service: Saturday, March 17, 2018 2:00 PM Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in MorenciGet Directions