– Elaine, 60, of Lyons passed away Monday, September 28.
She was born to James and Virginia Basl and has 2 brothers
and 5 sisters, including her twin, Eileen. After
graduating from Stayton Union High School, Elaine married
Randall Tinney in May of 1980 in Stayton and together they
raised 2 girls. Elaine worked alongside her best friend
and husband for over 40 years, helping build up a private
recreation campground, Taylor Park in Lyons. Elaine was
a member of St. Boniface Church and was well known as a very
charitable, kind and nurturing person. Elaine’s hobbies
included her love for antiquing and crafts of all kinds. She
enjoyed putting smiles on the faces of children and was well
known for her famous maple bars!
Elaine was preceded in
death by her father: James Basl. She is survived by her
mother, Virginia Basl, her husband, Randall Tinney;
daughters Heidi and Whitney, brothers; Joseph and Marvin,
sisters; Juanita, Beverly, Eileen, Donna Lue and Yvonne,
grandsons, Dylan, Asher, Ronan and Khalil.
Rosary will be held outside, Friday October 2, 2020, 7:00 pm
at St. Boniface Church. A private family service will be
held Saturday October 3, 2020 at 11:00am at St. Boniface
Church. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a larger celebration
of life will be held in Summer 2021. In lieu of flowers,
donations can be made to Doernbecher’s Children’s
Hospital and/or the ASPCA animal rescue. Serving the family,
North Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.