Martha Morath Cornicelli, 90, born July 29, 1926, died June 20.
Elva Leija Duncan, 86, born Feb. 11, 1931, died June 25.
Mary Lloyd Campise Kopesky, 93, born Dec. 15, 1923, died June 20.
Ernest Charles Koval, 90, born Aug. 21, 1926 in Houston, died June 20. Koval proudly served his country in WWII in the Navy. Upon return from the war he married his childhood sweetheart, Mary Louise Champion. He was employed at Independence Sheet Metal for 30 years as a shop foreman and was a member of local union 54. Survivors include his daughters Carolyn Hunt, Marilyn Newcomer, four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Edith Lorraine Lasher, 94, born Nov. 25, 1922, died June 21. She is survived by her daughters Kay Lynn Moran and Marilynn King, six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Anne Luigi Rossi, 77, born Aug. 16, 1939, died June 23. Rossi founded a successful communications firm, which sold one of the first cellular phones ever in Houston, a business ultimately sold to Sprint. She then began a second career in law enforcement, subsequently becoming a Homicide Detective with the Harris County Sheriff’s Department. She is survived by her husband Anthony, son Lee Holder, daughter Cindy Holder, and sisters Julie Vandermark and Donna Hudec.