August 24, 1939 ~ June 22, 2022
Born in: Niles, California
Resided in: Fremont, California
Elaine Marie Kenney passed away on June 22, 2022 at the age of 82. She was born on August 24, 1939 to Clarence and Alvina Pine in Niles, CA where she was a lifelong resident.
Elaine is survived by her beloved husband Alan Kenney. Elaine and Alan first met and were high school sweethearts before eventually getting married on June 21, 1965 in Reno, NV. She is also survived by her sons Michael and wife, Liza of Fremont and John of Fremont; brother and sister-in-law tom and Pat Kenney, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Elaine worked at a local credit union and 46 Counties Carpenters Apprentice Program in Pleasanton. She was a lifelong resident of Niles, CA and was very proud of that heritage. She grew up swimming in the creek through Niles Canyon and attending Washington high school where she met her future husband, Alan. Some of Elaine’s favorite past times included her social life at the Fremont Elks Lodge, reading, science fiction and murder mysteries, cooking for family and friends. She also had a soft spot for cats and dogs and always had at least one cat living with her at all times.
Funeral services for Elaine will be held on July 16, 2022 at 2:30 PM at Berge Pappas Smith Chapel of the Angels, 40842 Fremont Blvd., Fremont, CA 94538.