Della Faloni

Della Faloni, 90, passed away at home on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. She was born on October 27, 1925 to Guiseppe and Cesira Santini. She was preceded in death by her husband of 72 years, Frank Faloni, and sisters, Paulina Consani Paroli and Annie Giovannoni. She is survived by her sister Mary Villani. She was the loving mother of David and Denna Faloni and Nancy and Alex Zabala. Cherished grandmother of Duane and Janine Faloni, Doug Faloni and Season Briggs, Amy Faloni and Eydie Aragon, Erik Zabala, Jennifer and Travis Pathak and Carmen Faloni. Adored great-grandmother of Kylee, Ashlee and Jacob Faloni and Alexandra Pathak. Also numerous nieces, nephews and adopted grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Della was a life time resident of the Dry Creek Valley. She was a member of the Dry Creek Neighbor Club, Italian Catholic Federation Branch 52, and the Geyserville Grange #312. Della loved spending time and playing uno with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed cooking family dinners and flying kites with her sister Mary. There will be a visitation this Monday, September 26, from 4pm to 8pm at Fred Young Funeral Home, 428 N. Cloverdale Blvd in Cloverdale. A Funeral Mass will take place Tuesday, September 27 at 1:00 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Church, 208 Matheson St, Healdsburg, followed by a committal at Oak Mound Cemetery, 601 Piper St, Healdsburg. Donations can be made in Della’s name to the Arthritis Foundation , 657 Mission St. Suite 603, San Francisco, CA. 94105 or San Francisco Ronald McDonald House 1640 Scott St. San Francisco, CA 94115.