obit: Elsie Mae Oberlechner Stasa
Elsie Mae Stasa, 81
Dateline: Tuesday, June 19, 2012 Died: Tuesday, June 19, 2012, in Austin, Texas
Elsie Mae Stasa, 81 years old of Manor, Texas passed away Tuesday evening, June 19, 2012. She was born November 7, 1930 in Lamesa, Texas to Wilhelm Oberlechner and Eli Cizon Oberlechner. She married Johnny Stasa, together they lived in many parts of Texas including Corpus Christi for 22 years and she spent the last 29 years in Manor.
She worked for many years in the food service industry while raising her kids. She was a tireless worker and a very independent spirit who loved her family deeply, especially the children. She enjoyed listening and playing music with friends and family.
She is preceded in death by both her parents; her husband of 43 years, Johnny Stasa; and two granddaughters, Meagan and Tonya.
She is survived by her three sons, Don Loving of Beeville, Larry Stasa of Manor, Dennis Stasa of Grapevine; one daughter, Kathy Hilt of Manor; two step-sons, Allan and John Stasa of Victoria; 14 grandchildren, James Loving, Timothy Loving, Lisa Loving, Kirk Stasa, Crystal Chudej, Vanessa Player, Jessica Prado, Cassondra Koski, Stephanie Myska, Courtenay Hilt, Amber Hanson, Riana Stasa, Caroline Stasa, and Chelsea Stasa; and 21 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive guests at the Elgin Funeral Home from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM Friday, June 22nd. A funeral service will be conducted at Elgin Funeral Home at 2:00 PM Saturday, June 23rd. Interment will follow at Elgin Cemetery.
Elgin Funeral Home