Elaine M. Keleher

  • Died: February 17, 2022
  • Location: Warminster, Pennsylvania

John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Tel. (215) 281-0100

Tribute & Message From The Family


Elaine M. Keleher, 96, of Warminster, PA, passed away peacefully on February 17, 2022.

Elaine was born to the late Edwin Newton and Helene (Goyette) Newton in Worcester, MA on May 27, 1925. She lived in Worcester and Winchendon, MA before moving to Washington, D.C. during World War II to work on behalf of the war effort. It was there that she met her beloved husband, Edwin Keleher. They were married for 57 years until Edwin's death in 2005.

Elaine lived in Radnor, PA for 60 years and was active in St. Katharine of Siena Parish as well as numerous charities and organizations including the Girl Scouts and Meals on Wheels. She loved spending time with her family and friends, travelling, reading, and playing bridge.

She is survived by her daughter, Kelly Sarosky of Furlong, PA, her grandchildren Sharon Fry (husband Kyle) of Bedford, NY, and David Sarosky of Bridgeport, PA, and her great-grandchildren John and William Fry of Bedford, NY. In addition to her husband, Elaine was preceded in death by her brother, Donald Newton.

Services will be held in Massachusetts at a later date.