Elaine L. Brushwein

November 18, 1937 - December 21, 2021

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At the family's request, services will be private.

Elaine L. Brushwein, 84, of Alfred, passed on December 21, 2021, at the St. Andre Healthcare Facility in Biddeford.

Elaine was born in Sanford on November 18, 1937, the daughter of Lloyd and Evelyn (King) Thyng.

Elaine was raised in Sanford and was a Sanford High School graduate. Elaine married Paul F. Brushwein and shared 44 years together before his passing in 2006.

Elaine was a talented cook and cooked from her heart. She was well liked and was employed for many years as a dietary supervisor within nursing home settings. Elaine was a woman of faith and determination throughout her life and generous with her family and friends.

She enjoyed painting, spending time with her family, boating and going to the beach and shopping.

She had made her home with her son Lloyd, and he made sure she received excellent care with visiting nurses and companions.

Elaine will be dearly missed and has entered into eternal rest.

Survivors include her son Lloyd Brushwein of Alfred; one grandchild and three great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by two siblings, Van Carroll and Althea Ranberg.

At the family’s request, services will be private.

The Autumn Green Funeral Home is respectfully handling arrangements.


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