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Sponsored obituary: Marion "Mario" LeDonne

Marion “Mario” LeDonne of Grass Valley passed away at age 81. Marion was born to Joseph and Ranate (Ricci) LeDonne in Mt. Harris, Colorado of Italian descent, one of eight children. He graduated from Orland High School in Orland, CA. While visiting Chico, CA he met Elnora Ernst. They married and raised their family in San Pablo, CA where Marion worked at C&H Sugar in Crockett, CA as a maintenance technician for 33 years.

Retiring to Grass Valley, he volunteered at Meals on Wheels, Interfaith Food Ministries and various government agencies. He enjoyed bowling, square dancing, woodworking, and playing cards. He will be missed by his family and friends.

Marion is survived by his wife of 54 years, Elnora, son Chuck and daughter-in-law Hilary and twin grandaughters Ricci and Alix LeDonne of Vacaville, and daughter Pam LeDonne and son-in-law Tim Van Raam of Marin. Memorial services are pending.

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