OBITUARY

Valia Niboli

January 9, 1924March 12, 2013

Our loving mother, Valia Niboli, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at age 89. She was born on January 9, 1924, in Tranquillity, California, to Pete and Bruna Gragnani.

Valia was widely regarded as a sweet, kind lady by all who knew her. She was renowned for her Italian cooking and friendly hospitality. She was a community leader and very involved in Grange and VFW Auxiliary.

The family would like to thank Barbara Crawley for taking such wonderful care of mom this past year during her illness.

She was preceded in death by Gene, her husband of 66 years.

She's survived by her daughter, Beverly and her husband Buck Morrow; son, Ken and his wife Marie; grandsons, Brian and Gino Morrow; and granddaughter, Gina and her husband Erik Rotondo.

Recitation of the Holy Rosary and Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Therese Catholic Church on Monday, March 18, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery.

Remembrances may be made to Nancy Hinds Hospice; St. Paul's of Tranquillity Building Fund; or the donor's favorite charity.

Services

  • Recitation of the Holy Rosary and Mass of Christian Burial Monday, March 18, 2013
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March 20, 2013

I'm so sorry, I didn't know until late yesterday. Your Mom was always so friendly and kind. My deepest condolences to all of you.
Teresa Buchanan

March 19, 2013

Bev and family Ron and I are so sorry for your loss. she was a wonderful lady and the nicest person. Take care love Ron and Paulette Trent

Linda Pereira Martinez

March 19, 2013

I hope you find comfort in knowing that someone so special will never be forgotten.
Love Linda

Bernadette Martinez

March 19, 2013

I am so sorry for your loss she was so sweet to my boys after they lost their Dad. Thank you for your kindness We just our our Dad and I know it hurts Mutzie Minnite Martinez

Gary and Esther Armi

March 18, 2013

You will always live in our hearts and prayers.

Stephens & Bean Chapel

March 18, 2013

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

March 17, 2013

R.I.P Auntie Valia, you will be missed a great deal, our love forever, Steven, Athena, Frank and Josh Torrano

vicki richardt

March 17, 2013

God bless you and thank you godmother

vicki richardt

March 17, 2013

God bless you and thank you godmother

victoria richardt

March 17, 2013

May God be her and my prayers are with her. She was a wonderful God mother to me throughout the years of my life.