In Memory

Kathy Spence (Kane)

Kathryn Elaine Spence Kane born November 28th,1954, has gone to be with our Lord on January 24th, 2020. Elaine, as she was known by all her friends and family was born in Waco, Texas. Upon graduation from Waco High School, she enlisted in the United States Navy where she served the country for 10 years. After the family relocated to Huntsville, Texas, she served our community through her leadership in Girl Scouts and as an employee of Huntsville ISD. Elaine always had a smile for anyone she met. She was selfless, joyful, and insightful. She had the ability and tendency to become a mother figure to those who needed one and considered her friends as family. 

Elaine is preceded in death by her father, Harvey Spence and mother, Wilma (Diserens) Spence of Frankston, Texas and father-in-law, Robert Kane of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is survived by her loving husband, Robert Kane Jr; sons, Jeremy and Joshua; and daughter, Rebekah. She is also survived by her brother, Arnold Lee Spence and his wife, Marolyne Spence of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. 

Funeral arrangements for internment at the Houston National Cemetery are being handled by the Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home, Huntsville, Texas. The date and time of the service is pending. The family has requested in lieu of flowers and cards that donations be made in Elaine's memory to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society at impact.lls.org/gifts-that-make-an-impact/# under the Memorial or Tribute Gift. Those wishing to leave memorial condolences for the family may do so at www.shmfh.com