Gemma Raye Sanford(1949 - 2014)

Gemma Raye
04/25/1949 - 01/25/2014
Born in Napa, California she passed away peacefully with grace and dignity after a brave battle with ALS.
Preceded in death by her grandson Dario and father Raymond Baierlein. Gemma leaves behind: her husband Harvey, son Damon and wife Gail and their children Kendall, Max, Rocky and Ben; son Derek and wife Nikki and their children Gage, Kane and Jayce; mother Joyce; brother Ron and wife Sharon; brother Mitch and numerous other family members. Her top priority was always her family, she will be dearly missed.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Visitation on Friday, January 31, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary at 6:00 p.m. at Reichert's Funeral Chapel, 7320 Auburn Blvd., Citrus Heights, California, and a Funeral Mass on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church, 7817 Old Auburn Rd., Citrus Heights, California.
Following the Funeral Mass Gemma will be laid to rest in private at Sylvan Cemetery. To sign her guest book please visit

Funeral Home

Reichert's Funeral & Cremation Services
7320 Auburn Blvd Citrus Heights, CA 95610
(916) 729-2229

Published in Gold Country Media Newspapers on Jan. 31, 2014