Elaine (nee Van Etten), of Bronx, NY, on December 20, 2021. Beloved wife of deceased husband Patrick. Dear sister of deceased Mildred, Margaret, Joseph & Robert. Elaine “Laney” was born on January 12th, 1926 in the Bronx where she grew up as the third of five children. Elaine was a dedicated wife and beloved family member. Elaine was an individual who always put a smile on your face and was truly adored by all. The Van Etten’s, McCool’s & Shanahan’s will all miss you. Heaven just gained an angel.