Alma Jane Breschini
Soledad - Alma Jane Breschini, 91, of Soledad, passed away at Pacific Coast Acute Care in Salinas on June 22, 2021, after a lengthy illness.
Alma was a native of Montrose, Colorado, and lived in Soledad for more than 70 years.
Alma met the love of her life, Bruno Breschini, at a local dance. They were happily married until his death in 2016. Alma and Bruno lived on the family ranch with their four children before moving into Soledad proper in 1967, where they both lived until their passing. Alma was a dental assistant for James Pettey, D.D.S in Soledad for many years. She was a long-time member of the Young Ladies Institute and Hoe and Show Garden Club. Alma was known for her delicious English toffee candy.
Alma was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Bruno Breschini; parents Len and Blanche Woods; sisters Jean Fellows of Gonzales, Doe Fedele of Las Vegas, Nevada, and Margie Hartman of Soledad.
Alma will always be remembered as a loving, dedicated wife, the best mother and grandmother to her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Brother: Jimmie Woods of Grass Valley
Daughters: Bernadette (Andy) Alonzo of Salinas, Susan (John) Clements of Salinas.
Sons: Richard (Nicolette) Breschini of Ojai, Bruno Breschini, Jr. of Soledad.
Christina (James) Gulke, Daniel (Jennifer) Alonzo, Neil Clements, Nick Clements, Gordon (Julia) Breschini, Ben Breschini, Lee (Cynthia) Breschini, Bianca (Lee) Amandoli, Amanda (Anthony) Cuellar, Robert Breschini, and eight great grandchildren.
A private graveside service was held at Soledad Cemetery District.
Memorials: Donations may be made to Our Lady of Solitude Catholic Church, Soledad; Soledad Mission, or donor's favorite charity.
Funeral Arrangements by Struve and Laporte Funeral Home.
Online condolences to www.struveandlaporte.com
Published by The Salinas Californian from Jul. 6 to Jul. 9, 2021.