Elsa S. Marinkovic
Elsa S. Marinkovic, 82, a resident of Cape Coral since 2016, formerly of Weston, FL and Hazlet, NJ, passed away Thursday, August 19, 2021. She was born November 9, 1938 in Mayari, Cuba to Pedro C. Maresma, and Amparo C. Maresma-Rodriguez now deceased.
Elsa was a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church in Cape Coral. Her career consisted of twenty plus years in the state of NJ. She will be remembered as a beloved mother, grandmother, wife, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend to all. Not only beautiful inside and out, but her smile was infectious, her generosity well known and always having the strength and courage to persevere all that came before her. She will always be remembered for her extraordinary baking, hard work ethics and having the kindest of hearts.
She is survived by her loving children, Serge P. Marinkovic (Christina, daughter-in-law) of St. Louis, MO, and Helen Valdes (Al, son-in-law) of Cape Coral, FL; siblings, Melba Damiano of NJ, Sara Cappello of AZ, Carmen Castillo of AZ, Fernando Maresma of NM, Connie Garcia (Jose) of FL; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as grandchildren, Branden Tyler and Alexandra Grace.
Elsa was preceded in death by her husband Sergio Fabian Marinkovic in November of 1976; as well as brother Pedro M. Maresma.
Memorial Services will be held at a later date in Florida. Details to be announced via www.MullinsMemorial.com.
Memorial Contributions in memory of Elsa S. Marinkovic are suggested to Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.