March 2,1928 –– June 24, 2018
Elf “E.” Bissinger of Enterprise was born in Enterprise to Thomas Fox Lathrop and Zelnie Ruth Downing. She attended Enterprise School for grades 1-12.
On June 6, 1947, she married Billy Bissinger. They remained together until his death in 1986.
She kept books for Boise Cascade and then for Milligan Motors until she retired.
Elf played bridge and golf and loved to read and listen to music. She was involved in both the Women’s VFW and the Alpine Meadows Ladies Golf Association.
She is survived by her daughter Laidee Ann Wolfe and her partner J.D. Hagan of Joseph, and by her daughter Linda Blessing and her husband Terry of Hayden, Idaho. She is also survived by six grandchildren and eight great grand children.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Billy.
A celebration of life will be 2 p.m. Saturday, July 7 at Enterprise Community Church. There will not be a graveside service. Memorial donations can be made to Alpine House, 204 Park St., Joseph, OR 97846.