KRAWITZ - Elaine On Monday July 8, 2013 at home in Potomac Falls, VA, in the loving comfort of family, devoted wife for 42 years of Gil Krawitz; treasured mother of Alexander, Justin and Nicolas; beloved sister of Nancy Teryl; loving daughter of Malcolm and Ruby Reehling. Elaine was born in Buffalo, NY, and was the high-school sweetheart of husband Gil. She was a nurturing mother to her sons, and forever their champion. She moved to Virginia in 2001, where she became a successful private piano instructor for many years. She exercised her passion for ballroom and swing dancing, and she will be remembered for her spirit and kindness. The family will celebrate Elaine's life with friends at her home on Saturday, July 13 from 12 - 5:00. Memorial donations may be made to the A.S.P.C.A.

Published in the Buffalo News on July 11, 2013