Born in Oswego, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Mary (Quinby) Cassell.
Mrs. Malone married her husband, William (Bill) Malone, and together they raised their four boys. Elaine and Bill enjoyed 58 years of marriage. She retired from SUNY Oswego where she worked as a secretary.
Elaine loved playing bingo and testing her luck at the Casino’s. She also enjoyed traveling. Most of all, she treasured her time spent with family.
Surviving are her four sons; Mike (Lorena) Malone, Gary (Lenora) Malone, and Billy (Heather) Malone all of Oswego, and Timothy (Chrissy) Malone of Auburn; a sister Kathleen (David) Davis, niece and nephew Colleen and Michael Davis of Oswego; eight grandchildren, Montana, Dakota, Cassandra, Lucas, Cheyenne Malone, Mackenzie (Malone) Brooks, Brandon and Hannah Malone; one great grandchild, Samual Malone and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brother Harry Cassell.
Calling hours will be Wednesday, January 9th from 9am-10:45am at Nelson Funeral Home, 11 West Albany. A Catholic Funeral Mass will follow at 11am, at Christ the Good Shepard at St. Mary’s Church. Burial will be at St. Paul’s Cemetery.
Nelson Funeral Home has care of the arrangements.