Elaine Edwards McChristian

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McCHRISTIAN, ELAINE EDWARDS, 99 of Palmetto Bay, passed away peacefully Aug. 2, 2018. Elaine attended Univ. of Miami, worked for Eastern Airlines, was a fashion model, retired after 21 years with Miami-Dade Water & Sewer Authority & co-founded Seamaster fishing reels. Elaine's love for family, friends, fishing & gardening kept her young & vibrant. She won several women's fishing championships & caught a 52.5 lb Wahoo on 8 lb test with a Seamaster reel! She enjoyed memberships: Palmetto Bay Garden Club, Town & Country Garden Club, Laureate Beta Kappa Sorority & was board emeritus of Mangowood Homeowners Association. She was a loving wife to Robert, who predeceased her (1995); devoted mother to: Valerie (Lee) Gailey, Carol (Tom) Clark and Donna Jansen; adored by Charles Frow and grandchildren: Robert W (Dee) Jansen, Robert Gailey, Charyl (David) Morgan, Melissa (Joe) Luckey, Debbie (Stewart) Magenheimer, Pam (Sakis) Katsoufis, Tom (predeceased) Clark, Kim (Terry) Dunn, Edward (Mercedes) Clark, Denise (Andres) Poggio; great grandchildren: Adam, Tyler & Ryan Luckey; Sara & Billy Magenheimer; Sinan & Korel Cinaroglu; Tommy Dunn; Stephen, Brian & Michael Clark; Andrew & Robert M Jansen & great great granddaughter Lillie Jansen. Funeral service -Monday, Aug. 13-11 AM -St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 14260 Old Cutler Rd immediately followed by graveside service at Miami Memorial Park 6200 SW 77th Av. Family suggests memorials to or St Jude.
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11220 No. Kendall Drive
Miami, FL 33176
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Published in the Miami Herald on Aug. 10, 2018
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