By Mary Rourke / The Bulletin
October 5, 2008
LOS ANGELES — Eletra Casadei, the California fashion designer whose prom dresses put away the Sweet Sixteen look and moved into strapless, backless, slit-to-there styles, has died. She was 55.
She died Sept. 27 at her home in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Pacific Palisades. The cause....