Elaine Putney Washington, of Spotsylvania County, Virginia passed away on April 18, 2018 at Henrico Doctors Hospital, Richmond, Virginia.
Elaine was born in Baltimore, Maryland, the daughter of Fernando Putney and Ruth Jenkins. She preceded them in death. She is survived by her husband, Tony Washington, Sr., a son Tony Washington, Jr. and a daughter, Marissa Washington, all of Spotsylvania, Virginia, She also leaves to mourn her Mother-in- law, Yvonne Washington, two brother in laws, Joe Washington, Jr, and Michael Washington, and many nieces and nephews.
Elaine was a diligent worker at the National Science Foundation, Washington, D. C. for over 30 years, traveling I-95 daily from her Spotsylvania home until her untimely death. Her personal job title was Division of Materials Research Program Specialist. It was here that she met and later married her future husband Tony . In harmony, they raised two children. Elaine was a phenomenal mother, wife, and friend to all who happened to meet her. She will be forever remembered and missed.
There will not be a funeral service. Burial will be private. A Remembrance Memorial to celebrate and honor the life of Elaine is being planned for a later date. Interment will be in the Washington Family Burial Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at firstname.lastname@example.org
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