Elsie M. Rodgers, 89, of Massillon, Ohio, passed away on March 8, 2018. Elsie was born in Steubenville, Ohio on October 10, 1928 to the late John and Anna Sullivan. She enjoyed singing, sewing and watching TV. Preceded in death by her husband John Rodgers; daughters Linda DeFranco and Cynthia Ealy; son Thomas Rodgers; 9 brothers and 4 sisters. She is survived by daughter Carol (Jim) Kerns; son John (Jeannie) Rodgers; grandchildren Tiffany (Jeff) Barnhart, Tammy (Nick) Rodriguez, Bobby Kerns, Julie Rodgers and John Rodgers Jr.; many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Funeral service will be at 5 PM on Sunday March 11, 2018 at Reed Funeral Home CANTON CHAPEL with Rev. Gary Smith officiating. Family and friends may visit from 3-5 PM on Sunday prior to the service. Burial will take place at 11 AM on Monday March 12, 2018 at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Steubenville, Ohio. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the funeral home to help the family offset funeral expenses. The family invites you to visit www.reedfuneralhome.com.