A native Petaluman Alma passed away peacefully in her sleep on September 26, 2012 at the age of 95. Alma was married for 62 years to Fred C. Young who preceded her in death in 2007. She is survived by her children Carlyn Mikita (Ronald), James Young (Sandra); Grandchildren Lisa Spencer (Gary) and Shela Young and Joaquin Young. She is also survived by two great grandchildren, Kyle and Austin Spencer. She was predeceased by her brother Ronald Noriel. Alma worked for many years at the Petaluma Health Food store and prior to that Ott's Stationary. She LOVED to play tennis and was extremely competitive she played well into her 80's. A private memorial will be held at a later date. If desired donations may be made to Hospice of Petaluma, 416 Payran Street, Petaluma, CA 94952 in Alma's memory.