In Memory of



Obituary for Elsie Pollastrini

Elsie passed away on May
6, 2020.

Elsie was the third child
of Poalina and Fiorentino
Demergasso, born on July
27, 1920 in Colma, CA. She
married the late Dino Pollastrini
on July 4th, 1937.

Elsie was an accomplished
artist in many venues. She
received numerous awards
for her paintings, baked
goods, and sewing at the
San Mateo County and
California State fairs.

Elsie worked for Richards
Gift Shop in South San
Francisco for over 45 years.
She also was a former Art
Commissioner for the City
of South San Francisco.

Elsie is survived by her
son Richard and daughterin-law,
Cheryl, her three
grandchildren, Anthony,
Luciano, and Dino and three
great-grandchildren, Lorenzo,
Annetta and Anthony
Junior Pollastrini.

Donations may be sent
to the American Cancer
Society. A private service
was held for the immediate