Funeral services are planned Friday, April 17, for former Alhambra Councilman Michael Messina who died April 10.
The services are planned at 10 a.m. at All Souls Church, 1500 W. Main St., Alhambra, followed by interment at Calvary Cemetery in East Los Angeles..
Messina, 75, was the the husband of Alhambra Council Woman Barbara Messina. He served in a number of volunteer roles in addition to councilman and mayor of Alhambra.
Messina died after a short battle with cancer, according to press reports. Besides his wife, he is survived by three daughters, Teresa Juarez, Maryann Messina-Doerning and Kristen Puccinelli; eight grand children and a sister, Marlene Waller.