Myrtle Massa

Sunday, June 22, 2008

Marble Hill, Mo. — Myrtle Marie Massa, 74, of Marble Hill died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Jan. 28, 1934, in Delta, daughter of Jim and Pearl Newell Estes. She and the Rev. Clinton L. Massa were married Dec. 20, 1952.

Massa was a member of the McGee Chapel Church.

Survivors include her husband; four sons, David Massa, Clinton Massa, Kenneth Massa and Edward "Eddie" Massa, all of Marble Hill; a daughter, Mildred "Millie" Koeppel of Marble Hill; three brothers, Arthur Estes of Marble Hill, Floyd Estes of St. Louis and Willard Estes of Zalma, Mo.; 16 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and three great-grandsons.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill.

The service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Wayne Kirkpatrick and Lloyd Ray Green officiating.

Burial will be in McGee Chapel Cemetery near Glenallen, Mo.