A funeral mass was offered Aug. 27 at St. Augustine’s RC Church, Union City, for Elisa Gomez, 77. She died on Aug. 25. She was the sister of America Lelio; daughter of the late Nicanor and Manuela Gomez; godmother of Vincent Lelio; and grandmother of Ariana Lelio. Elisa was born in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, and came to the United States in 1957, settling in Union City. Elisa, an accountant in Cuba, established her own practice out of her home in 1982. She guided her nephew Vincent in her steps and he is now carrying on her legacy by running the business. Elisa is survived by her sister America Lelio; nephew Vincent Lelio; and beautiful granddaughter Ariana Rose Lelio. Services arranged by the Morgado Funeral Home, Union City.

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