Elaine Lenore Lines - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Elaine Lenore Lines

October 22, 1923 - March 14, 2019

          Elaine Lenore Lines, age 95, of Claymont, DE passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019.

          Born in Grand Rapids, MI on October 22, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Lyle and Mary Pauline (Feeback) Loucks.  Elaine worked as a crossing guard with New Castle County and retired after 40 years.

          She was a member of the Sellers Senior Center and loved to make ceramics with her friends.  Elaine was a loyal and enthusiastic cheerleader for her beloved Philadelphia Eagles and Flyers.  She was an animal lover, especially her dogs, Blue Boy and Sky.  In her spare time Elaine enjoyed trips to casinos.

          She is survived by her husband of more than 59 years, Robert W. Lines; children, Thomas Bosher (Sally), Karl Bosher (Marian), Linda Garcia, Robyn Pratt (Brian) and Randy Lines (Delsie): and many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.

          A visitation for family and friends will be held from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm on Monday, March 25, 2019, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 12:30 pm.  Interment will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.

          In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Elaine’s memory to Faithful Friends, 12 Germay Drive, Wilmington, DE 19804.


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  • Elaine, we had so many good times in many years. Think of your 80th birthday at my house. All of the holidays I remember us together. I am so glad I met you at the casino in the past couple of months. I can’t believe you are gone. Say hello to Ray up there. Love you.

  • HI Robyn, I am so very sorry to hear of your horrible loss. I know words don’t do much but do know that you are welcome to call anytime to vent, scream, shout…whatever. Losing your mother is very hard.
    God Bless, hugs to all of you, especially to Aiden.

  • We were so sorry to hear about Elaine’s passing. She was a kind and special lady. We hope her memory will bring you comfort at this sad time.

  • Dear Robyn, Brian & Aiden . . . I’m so sorry for your loss. May the love & memories that you have be forever cherished.
    Judy O’Neill

  • Randy and Robin I am so sorry for the loss of your mom she was a wonderful woman I knew her just about all my life and she always brought a smile to my face.She will be truly missed God bless you and your family and Iam keeping you in my heart and prayers .
    Much love
    Terry Ross Jr