Florence "Elaine" (nee Pancoast) Gaghan, of Lancaster, formerly of Perkiomenville, passed away on June 5, 2013 at Willow Valley Retirement Community in Lancaster. She was 91 years old. Born in Philadelphia, Elaine was the wife of the late John “Jack” Gaghan, Jr. who passed away in 1991. The couple married on July 21, 1943 in Denver, CO.
Elaine is survived by her daughter Wanda Andrews of Boyertown, son Timothy J. Gaghan of Langhorne, seven grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at the Tabor United Methodist Church in Woxall. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Elaine’s name to the American Cancer Society, 480 Norristown Rd., Ste 150, Blue Bell, PA 19422. Online condolences can be made on www.monaghanfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Monaghan Funeral Home (215) 679-6400.