Oct. 6, 1935 - Mar. 2, 2013
Resident of Fremont
Elaine, 77, was an incredible woman of immense compassion, courage, beauty, creativity and fun who will be greatly missed; to know Elaine was to love and be loved by her.
Predeceased by her husband, Philip and son, Douglas Rudrow, Elaine is survived by her stepson, Harry of San Jose; her brother, Charles Crittendon and his wife, Lynn of Capitola; her daughter-in-law, Diana and grandsons Justin and Joshua of Ben Lomond; two nephews and their wives; 1 grandniece and 6 grandnephews.
Elaine was an elementary school teacher
in NJ before moving to CA in 1977, where she held H.R. Management positions with several Silicon Valley Co's until retirement. She was an early volunteer and worked many dedicated years for Bras For Body Soul, a non-profit program of HERS Breast Cancer
Foundation in Fremont.
A private Celebration Of Life will be held on March 16 at Elliston Vineyards, Sunol, CA.
The family suggests donations to HERS Breast Cancer Foundation, 2500 Mowry Ave. Ste 130, Fremont, CA 94538.