Elna Asay Shoji

Elna Asay Shoji

July 3, 1948 – Oct. 12, 2019

Elna Asay Shoji was born in Lovell to Herbert Clifton and Florence Richeson Asay on July 3, 1948, the sixth of 10 children.  She passed away in Henderson, Nev., on Oct. 12, 2019, of natural causes as a result of autoimmune deficiency.  

She is survived by her daughter, Teresa Lynn Bartee; grandchildren Lorretta Shirley Bartee, Christopher Brown, Alexya Morgan Bartee, Mark Travis Bartee, Shelby Lin Bartee and Kitsana Jan Reyes; sisters Kathleen (Henry) Bartlett, Adell Woolf and Susan (Harvey) Mathis; brother Stephen (Christy) Asay; and many nieces and nephews. Brother Tom’s whereabouts are unknown at this time.   

She was preceded in death by her son, Travis Clifton Bartee, and siblings Donald, Julie, Melvin and David.     

A graveside service was held Saturday, July 11, 2020, at 1 p.m. at the Byron Cemetery.

Note: This is a corrected obituary from June 25, 2020.