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Elsie Massa Obituary

Elsie Adelia Massa
Elsie Adelia Massa

February 26, 1918 - July 14, 2005
Born in Duluth, Minnesota
Resided in Salinas, CA
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Elsie Engelbert Massa, 87 of Salinas, California passed away Thursday, July 14, 2005 at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital.
She was born February 26, 1918 in Duluth, Minnesota.
Elsie was a retired substitute teacher for the Monterey County School District. She attended Hartnell College and San Jose State. For a long time she and her Bridge Friends participated in fundraising for VNA. She was also a volunteer for the Red Cross and Dorothy’s Soup Kitchen. Elsie was a Founding Member of the Camber Ski Club.

MEMBERSHIPS: Y.L.I., Sacred Heart Church

Elsie was preceded in death by her sister, Jane Johnson
Husband of 67 years, John Massa of Salinas
2 sons, Butch (Ann) Massa of Salinas
Buck (Pat Smith) Massa of Silver Spring, Maryland
Daughter, Chickie (John MacLeod) Massa of Eugene, OR
Brother, Derck Engelbert of CA
8 Grandchildren
12 Great Grandchildren

VISITATION: Sunday, July 17, 2005 from 1-5:00pm at Struve and Laporte Chapel

VIGIL SERVICE: Sunday, July 17, 2005, 7:00pm at Struve and Laporte Chapel

MASS: Monday, July 18, 2005, 10:00am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church

ENTOMBMENT: Queen of Heaven Cemetery

MEMORIALS: VNA Hospice 957-A Blanco Cir., Salinas, Ca 93901
Dorothy’s Kitchen 30 Soledad St., Salinas, Ca 93901




Struve and Laporte Funeral Home
41 West San Luis Street
Salinas, CA US 93901
Sunday, July 17, 2005
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
22 Stone ST
Salinas, CA US 93901
Monday, July 18, 2005
10:00 AM
Queen of Heaven Cemetery
18200 Damian Way
Salinas, CA US 93907
Monday, July 18, 2005