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Glorietta Alvernaz (1932-2015)

OBIT - Alvernaz GloriettaGlorietta “GG” Alvernaz passed away February 20, 2015 in Williams, Ca at the age of 82 (even though she claimed to 65). She was born on May 26, 1932 in Santa Rita, New Mexico. She moved to Los Gatos, Ca at an early age and then on to Williams, Ca in 1960 where she resided for the next 54 years.

Glorietta was proud to be a rancher’s wife and her fondest memories were Easter campouts at the family’s ranch in Sites.

She loved spending time with her family and friends. Glorietta, was a member of the Glenn-Colusa CattleWomen for over 50 years and the Williams Community Church.

Glorietta was artistic, beautiful, spunky and had an amazingly witty sense of humor.

Glorietta is survived by her loving husband of 61 years Robert J. Alvernaz of Williams, CA. Sons; Alan Alvernaz (Karin) of Williams and John Alvernaz (Kara) of Williams. Daughter; Patti Turner (Doug) of Williams. Her beloved grandchildren; Bobby Alvernaz (Graciela), Cameron Turner, Danielle Alvernaz, Cody Alvernaz, Austin Alvernaz, Kelsie Alvernaz and Chase Alvernaz.

She was preceded in death by her son Bob Alvernaz, her parents; Joseph and Alta Baxter, and siblings; Gilbert Brooks , Emileane Zoble, Wilma Hauser, Joanna Reeves and Charles Baxter.

Services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Friday, February 27th at the Williams Community Church 315 9th Street Williams. Burial services will follow at the Williams Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers Glorietta requested memorial contributions be made to the Williams Volunteer Firefighters, P.O. Box 755, Williams, CA 95987 or Williams Cemetery Fence Fund, P.O. Box 843 Williams, CA 95987

Arrangements are under the direction of McNary-Moore Funeral Service FD-410

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