Elaine Kay Blackburn
September 10, 1932- February 19, 2017
ATTLEBORO - Elaine Kay Blackburn, formerly of Attleboro MA, died peacefully on February 19th at the age of 84 after a long illness.
A longtime resident of Attleboro, she was born on September 10th, 1932, the daughter of Paul W. Taylor and Mary (Bonk) Taylor. She was married 53 Years to her loving late husband Harold Blackburn.
Elaine was a graduate of Sturdy Memorial Hospital Nursing School and had a long and rewarding career as a Registered Nurse providing care and comfort to others. She was also recognized for over 50 years of service to the Episcopal Church and was a dedicated member of the Altar Guild at All Saints Church in Attleboro. A devoted wife and mother, Elaine especially loved gardening, and spending time with her family and friends on Cape Cod.
She is survived by her sister Suzanne, her daughter Julie and son-in-law Jason, her son Gregg and daughter-in-law Susan, and grandchildren Dagny and Brendan.
A private burial will be held at a later date. Tribute donations in Elaine’s memory can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association (alz.org) or in her honor to All Saints Episcopal Church of Attleboro.