Natalie Morino, 99, entered into rest on June 21, 2017 in Escalon, California. She was born on December 27, 1917 in Santa Cruz, California. She attended Escalon Schools and resided in Escalon for 96 years. She worked for the Escalon State bank prior to World War II, then during the war, she moved to San Francisco. She also worked for Escalon School District for 25 years.
Natalie was a loving mother and doting grandmother. She enjoyed gardening, traveling with her family every year to Yosemite and Pismo Beach, cooking with her family, and enjoying an ice cold beer every night with her dinner. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.
Natalie is preceded in death by her parents Rafaelle and Antoinetta Franceschetti and her step-father Americo Agostini. She will be missed by her loving children Jean Tavares (George), Philip Morino (Dawn), Leanne Miller (Fred), her grandchildren Nicelle Herrington, Jacqueline Miller, Natalie Miller, Anthony Morino, Allyce Morino, three great-grandchildren and her brother Emanuel Franceschetti (Sketty).
A Rosary will be held on Sunday, July 2 at 6 p.m. at Deegan Funeral Chapel, 1441 San Joaquin Street in Escalon. A Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, July 3 at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 19399 CA 120 in Ripon, followed by burial at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Community Hospice. For condolences to the family, please visit her online guestbook at www.deeganfuneralchapels.com.
The Escalon (Calif.) Times
June 28, 2017