Alberta Gonsalves

Sparks, Nevada

Nov 16, 1927 – Feb 12, 2019 (Age 91)


November 16, 1927
February 12, 2019
Sparks, Nevada


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Alberta Gonsalves
Passed away on February 12, 2019 in Sparks, NV at the age of 91 years. Devoted wife of the late William "Bill" Gonsalves, Jr. Adored mother of Shari Wolf of Santa Rosa. Beloved grandmother of David Wolf. Cherished great-grandmother of Madeleine and Vivienne Wolf. Loving sister of Jeanne Jacoby of FL, Judith Marks of Santa Rosa, and Ted Marks of CA. Survived by numerous nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
Alberta was born in San Francisco on November 16, 1927. In 1958, she married the love of her life, Bill, and together they enjoyed over 50 years of marriage. Alberta was a senior member of the Petaluma Riding & Driving Club and was a former drill mistress for the Petaluma Junior Riders. She was very proud of the time she spent working for Hospice of Petaluma as their office manager. Above all, Alberta loved her family. She was a wonderful woman and will be greatly missed.
Friends and family are invited to attend the Funeral Service on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 11:00 am at the PARENT-SORENSEN MORTUARY & CREMATORY, 850 Keokuk St., Petaluma. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Petaluma, 416 Payran St., Petaluma, CA 94952. Interment: Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Petaluma.

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Alberta, Rest in Peace. I'll cherish our talks about dad. Ted & Sally

Were saddened to have just heard of your passing. May you Rest In Peace. Love, Kristy (niece) and Al

Cindy and family, we are sorry for your loss and send our thoughts to you all.

My family always enjoyed visiting with Alberta at family events. She was such a sweet person! I am very sorry I will not be able to attend the service but Rene is on Hospice Care and I have no one to watch her. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

She was a wonderful lady, and I loved when her and Bill would come to my parents house and stay when they would attend the RedBluff round up and Bull sale great memories of amazing people that I will always cherish❤

To Sharon, David and Cindy - Alberta and I were always best friends even though we lived miles apart. We shopped, dined and laughed together and these are the precious moments that I shall always remember. You shall be missed a lot dear sister. Jeanne Jacoby

Sharon, David and the McDonald family,
We are so sorry to hear of Albertas passing...
She will always be in our hearts...sending healing prayers, and comforting hugs!
Donna, and Casey and family. (Monk and Vernas daughter and family)