DANIELS, Elaine, 81, of Barnesville, OH, died Sunday, October 13, 2013, at Emerald Pointe Nursing and Rehab.

She was born August 12, 1932 in Belmont, OH, daughter of the late Dansle T. Murphy and Ada G. Grant Murphy.

Elaine was a retired bookkeeper. She loved reading, golfing, jigsaw puzzles, and enjoyed the company of cats. In the last twenty years, she refined her ability in oil painting.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Martin VanAmburgh, Jr.; second husband, John H Daniels; and brother, Densle Murphy, Jr.

Elaine is survived by her daughter, Jean Daniels; son Dennis (Betty) Martin all of Barnesville, OH; three step-children; grandchildren Denise (Chuck) Furr of Summerfield, Ohio, Nicole (Dr. Timothy) Miller of Granville, OH; five great-grandchildren; sisters, Barbara Mann of Barnesville, Ohio; Judy (Joe) Yurina of Sugar Hill, Georgia; brothers, Robert (Doris) Murphy of Sandyville, OH, David (Carolyn) Murphy of East Sparta, Ohio, Randy Murphy of Odessa, Texas; numerous nieces and nephews; and nine fur babies.

Family and friends may visit, Wednesday from 2-8 p.m., Kelly Kemp Braido and Patron Funeral Home, 702 E. Main Street, Barnesville, OH, where the service will be conducted Thursday, 11 a.m. Pastor Jean Cooper will be officiating. Interment will follow at Crestview Cemetery, Barnesville, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to 3 C’s Cancer Support Group, 236 Morgantown Avenue, Barnesville, OH 43713.

Online contributions may be sent to: www.ellykempbraido&patron funeralhomes.com