Velma Fagundes |

Velma Fagundes

Velma Fagundes of Grass Valley died peacefully at home on Saturday, June 1 in Grass Valley. She was 80.

A celebration of life will take place at a later date.

Mrs. Fagundes was born on Aug. 30, 1932, in San Francisco to Rizieri and Dina (Lippi) Rossi. She graduated from Mercy High School in Burlingame, Calif.. She married Donald Fagundes on June 23, 1961, in San Francisco.

She enjoyed traveling, sewing and knitting.

She is survived by her three children Donna Presslor of Russellville, Ind., Lori (Ron) Stickel of Sacramento and Donald (Stephanie) Fagundes of Grass Valley; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald F. Fagundes.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper & Weaver Mortuary.

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