Richard Louis GIACOMINI

Passed away unexpectedly November 12, 2012 in Nicasio, CA, beloved husband of Darlene H. Giacomini of Point Reyes Station. Loving father of Lisa (Allan) Martinoni, Ron (Lisa) Giacomini and Rick (Jenny) Giacomini. Cherished grandfather of Eric, Melissa and Arika Martinoni, Jordan, Alex and Daltyn Giacomini. Dear brother of Bob (late Dean) Giacomini, Jeanette Giacomini, David (Gail) Giacomini and Pete (Dana) Valconesi. Brother in law of Dolores (Dan) Evans and Alfreida (Bob) Foehr. Also survived by a large family of nieces, nephews and cousins. Rich was born in Petaluma and was a lifetime resident of Point Reyes Station, he was 71 years of age. He was a lifetime dairyman in West Marin and an avid hunter. Rich was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, St. Helen's Church, Giacomini Hunting Club, Umbriago Duck Club,, Sonoma County Trailblazers, Nicasio Druids, Petaluma Outdoorsman, Nicasio Parlor NSGW #183 and numerous other organizations. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at PARENT-SORENSEN MORUTARY & CREMATORY, Petaluma. The Vigil Service will be held on Friday at 7:00 p.m. at St. James Catholic Church, 125 Sonoma Mountain Parkway, Petaluma. Family and friends are also invited to attend the Funeral Mass, Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Olema. Private interment, Olema Cemetery. Memorials are preferred to Carousel Fund, 17 Buckeye Ct., Petaluma, CA 94952 or the Tomales Boosters Club, P.O. Box 45, Tomales, CA 94971.

Published Online in the Press Democrat from Nov. 15 to Nov. 18, 2012