Elaine G. Ryan Apley

August 13, 1933August 30, 2012

Elaine G. Apley, 79, a life-long Eastpointe resident, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2012 at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. She was a proud member of the VFW Lady’s Auxillary. Elaine was pre-deceased by her loving husband John. She is survived by her children, Susan Kaminski and Sandra (Gregory) Krantz; grand-children, Holly Hirsch, Robert Harrington, Kayla Krantz, and Jonathan Krantz; great-grandchildren, Alexander Hirsch, Tyler Dabish, Brandon Dabish, and Amelia Harrington; and sister, Betty Jones. Elaine was pre-deceased by her sister, Helen Seymour, and brother, Richard Ryan. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 4, from 3:00 – 9:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Wednesday, September 5, at 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. at Kaul Funeral Home – 27830 Gratiot Avenue, Roseville.


  • Visitation Tuesday, September 4, 2012
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Elaine G. Ryan Apley

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Jackie (Tarpley)Sheppard

September 12, 2013

Elaine was the most wonderful women i knew i also thought of her as a second mom we had so many fond memories elaine and her daughters would come over and go swimming in our pool when we lived in st clair shores Elaine also took her daughters and my brothers kevin david & i horse back riding We had so much fun My dad Bob Tarpley was also very active at the VFW He became commander My dad died 12/19/2000 then My little brother Kevin Died 2/5/2001 I just now found out Elaine Died I just want to let you know how much we all loved her She will always be in my heart & prayers Jackie (Tarpley ) Sheppard

James Lackey

September 4, 2012

So sorry for your Loss,The Lord found it time to call Elaine home and she is at peace.Elaine was like a second mom to me.What a Lady!..James D. Lackey!

Robert & Anna (Apley) Borngesser

September 4, 2012

Susan & Sandy,
We were very sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. Years ago many good times were had with your Mom & Dad. Our thoughts are with you.
Robert & Anna (Apley) Borngesser
Cheboygan, MI

Joel and Carol

September 3, 2012

We'll miss you neighbor!

Dave Apley

September 3, 2012

David Apley

September 3, 2012

Please accept my deepest sympathies.

Ricky and Laura Hartman

September 1, 2012

So deeply sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow.