Adelina (Boitano) Paperini, a member of Ascension Parish, died July 10. She was 90.

Mrs. Paperini was born Jan. 25, 1923, in Portland to Serafino and Rosa Boitano. She married Santino Paperini in 1946. She attended Marylhurst and graduated in 1943 with a bachelor's degree in education. She worked as a teacher for Portland Public Schools for 42 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Santino; and her brother, Robert. She is survived by her brother-in-law, Gino Paperini; sister-in-law, Hilda Boitano; nephews, Msgr. Richard Paperini, Michael Paperini, Chris Boitano; nieces, Susan Boitano, Lynn Boitano; great-nephew, Garrick Boitano.

A funeral Mass was celebrated at Ascension Church. Memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association.