Anita Colombano passed away on May 15, 2017. She was born in Cloverdale in 1920 and lived most of her life in Healdsburg. She married Vincent Colombano in 1947. She worked alongside him where they grew grapes and prunes. Anita loved gardening and always cherished visits from friends and family. Preceding her in death were her parents, Giuseppe and Ales Gargini , and sister Lena Pardini. She is survived by her husband Vince, daughter Alice (Bob) Picchi, sister Mary Rebottaro, sister-in-law Rita (John) Lawson, sister-in-law Velma Colombano and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Friday, May 19, 2017 from 12:00 – 2:30 p.m. at Fred Young Funeral Home, 428 N. Cloverdale Blvd. in Cloverdale. Interment will be at Oakmound Cemetery, Healdsburg.