Elaine B. Graybill Reem, 89, of Manheim passed on into the presence of her Lord & Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at Pleasant View Retirement Community, Manheim. Born in Penryn, she was the daughter of the late George B. and Edith S. Kauffman Biemesderfer. She was the wife of the late Daniel B. Reem who died in 2005 and her first husband the late B. Carl Graybill who died in 1988. A homemaker, Elaine was a member of East Fairview Church of the Brethren, Manheim where she sang in the choir. Her interests included music, swimming, flowers and bird watching. Elaine loved to spend time with her family and she enjoyed her beloved dogs.
Surviving are three children, Debra A. Groff of Mountville, David S. Graybill of Manheim, Cynthia S. wife of Timothy Kauffman of Landisville, two grandsons, Joseph husband of Kendra Kauffman and their daughter, Klaire and John Kauffman, a brother, George K. husband of Joyce Biemesderfer of Mount Joy.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her funeral service at East Fairview Church of the Brethren, 1187 Fairview Road, Manheim on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 11:00 AM. There will be a viewing from 10:00 AM until the time of service. Interment in Penryn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may send contributions in Elaine’s memory to Teen Central, 15 South Wolf Street, Manheim, PA 17545 or Water Street Mission, 210 South Prince Street, Lancaster, PA 17603.