Passed away on March 17, 2013 in Novato at the age of 92 years. Devoted wife for 50 years to the late Robert "Bob" Acorne. Loving mother of Gary Acorne of Marysville, CA, Mary Acorne of El Sobrante, CA, Dave Acorne of Petaluma and the late Ronald Acorne. Cherished grandmother of Miah, Jason, and Gracie.
Her family moved to Schellville, CA in the 30's. She attended Santa Rosa Junior College and became a registered nurse. While at SRJC she met and married Bob. Doris later was recognized as ladies champion at Petaluma Golf & Country Club and she enjoyed playing bridge with her friends in Petaluma, and they formed a weekly Bridge Club.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at PARENT-SORENSEN MORTUARY & CREMATORY, 850 Keokuk St., Petaluma, CA. 763-4131. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice by the Bay, 17 E. Sir Francis Drake, Suite 100, Larkspur, CA 94939-1708 in her memory.