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(November 4, 1929 – July 2, 2013)

H. Elaine Camp, 83, of Midland, died at home, on Tuesday, July 2, 2013. Elaine was born on Nov. 4. 1929 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada to the late Frederick and May (Hall) Engel. On June 21, 1952 Elaine married Russell Eldon Kortge who predeceased her in Jan. 1977. Elaine then married Harper L. Camp on Dec. 16, 1978. Elaine was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. She enjoyed playing bridge, listening to Dixie land jazz and wintering in Florida. Elaine was also a big animal lover and Spartan fan. Elaine is survived by her loving husband Harper; daughter Karen Demers of Roscommon; son Chris Kortge of Midland; grandchildren, Chadd, Sean, Jeff, Susan, Patricia, Katherine, Elizabeth, Carolyn, Annie, Jonathan, Jean and 9 great grandchildren. Elaine was predeceased by her sister Connie Phillips. A Funeral Service will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church at 2:00 pm on Monday, July 8, 2013 with Pastor Chuck Foerster officiating. The family will receive friends at Smith-Miner Funeral Home, 2700 W. Wackerly on Sunday, July 7 from 5 until 7 pm and at the Church on Monday, July 8 from 1:00 pm until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Humane Society of Midland or Trinity Lutheran Church. Online condolences can be left at www.smithminer.com