Anne Mary (Morgese) Elwood, a lifelong member of St. Agatha Parish, died Feb. 12. She was 92.
Mrs. Elwood was born Dec. 18, 1921, in Portland to Ambrogio and Bambina Contasta Morgese. She attended Commerce High School (now Cleveland) and married Jack Elwood in 1945 at St. Philip Neri Church. She was preceded in death by her husband in 2011, son, John, 2013; and brother, Ralph Morgese. She is survived by her children, Laura (Michael) Klein, Roslyn (Michael) Ellison, Peter Elwood and Mary Elwood Shannon; daughter-in-law, Karol Elwood; sister-in-law, Constance Waltz, Reno, Nev.; four grandchildren; and five nieces and nephews.
A rosary will be at 10:30 a.m., followed by a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, at St. Agatha Church, followed by a reception. Memorial donations can be made to St. Agatha’s Thrifty Cottage, 1430 S.E. Nehalem St., Portland, OR 97202.