Obituary of Skip Cassulo |

Obituary of Skip Cassulo

Skip Cassulo, a Grass Valley native and avid sportsman, passed away on Feb. 12 in a Roseville medical facility. He was 62.

Born Jan. 25, 1958, he attended Nevada Union High School and College of the Redwoods before pursuing a career as an iron worker. In his younger days he wrestled and played football and was later a well-known competitor in the Nevada County Fastpitch Softball Association.

He was an avid golfer and worked at the Nevada County Country Club as a bartender and clubhouse assistant for the past 10 years.

Survivors include sisters Jackie Nencini (Ben) of Nevada City, Robyn Basgal of Rancho Cordova; a sister-in-law, Sharon Cassulo of Roseville and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Gary, and his parents Jack and Gerry Cassulo.

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The family thanks the staff at Sutter Roseville Hospital and asks that any memorial contributions be made to Hospice of the Foothills or an organization of one’s choice.

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, Mar. 1st, from 1-5pm at Nevada City Elks Lodge.

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