Julia Risdal | TheUnion.com

Julia Risdal

Visitation for family and friends of Julia Marguerite (Carlini) Risdal of Grass Valley will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 615 Hollow Way in Nevada City. Funeral services will follow at 3:30 p.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Nevada City. Burial will follow at Sierra Memorial Lawn Cemetery in Nevada City.

Mrs. Risdal died Friday, Aug. 27, from injuries received in an automobile accident in Lake of the Pines. She was 39.

She was born June 8, 1965, in Santa Cruz, to Angelo and Deanna Carlini. She attended schools in Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz, Aptos and Pennsylvania. She married Ryan Risdal on June 16, 1990, in San Jose, where they resided until moving to Grass Valley in August 1994. She was a talented seamstress, working as a Bridal Designer and specializing in bridal veils. She also had worked at various floral shops, was formerly the owner/operator of Sherwood Florist in Grass Valley. She also worked as a cake decorator. She enjoyed flowers, toiling happily in her yard, landscaping projects, and her family and friends.

She is survived by her husband, Ryan Risdal of Grass Valley; children Michelle, Jessica, Bradley and Julianna of Grass Valley; parents, Angelo and Deanna Carlini of Layton, Utah; mother and father-in-law Doris and Jim Risdal of Grass Valley; brother Adam Carlini of Peoria, Ariz., and Aaron Carlini of Layton, Utah; aunts Robin Baustian and Margaret Miller of Boulder Creek; nieces Chelsea, Lindsey, Allyssa, Christine, and Cristel Carlini; nephew, Conner Carlini; and numerous other relatives.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary.

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