Robert Petroni |

Robert Petroni

Robert Frank Petroni, 76, of Grass Valley, died Monday, Dec. 23, in Auburn.

No services are planned.

Mr. Petroni was born on Oct. 23, 1926, in Auburn. He was a lifelong resident of the Auburn and Grass Valley area. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time in the outdoors.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Julia Petroni of Grass Valley; son and daughter-in-law, Jack and Terri Petroni of Grass Valley; son, Donald Petroni of Grass Valley; grandson, James Steel of Grass Valley; and sister, Nadine Mathews of Auburn.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Sierra Foothills Funeral Service of Auburn.

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