Mary Ellen Bogetti
Passed away peacefully at home in San Francisco on September 1, 2017 at the age of 103. Beloved wife of the late George Bogetti, loving aunt of Diane Calden of Santa Rosa and Donald Herschel of Springfield, Oregon; caring friend of Louis and Robin Bacciocco of Novato. Born in Kentucky, she moved with family to San Francisco where she finished school. She retired in 1979 after 37 years at Pacific Telephone Co. (now AT&T). She was a member and past President of The American Business Women’s Association, Cable Car Chapter. Mary and George enjoyed many adventures in their 60 years of marriage.
Thank you to Catherine Clune of Caregiver Staffing for providing excellent caregivers for the last nine years. Mary will be greatly missed by her best friend and caregiver Rita, as well as the rest of the dedicated caregiver team of Julie, Monica, and Michelle. Special thanks to the Sutter Pacific Hospice Team of Jameca, Rene, and the others who helped to make Mary comfortable in her last months, and greatly assisted everyone who helped Mary stay at home until her final days.
At her request, there are no funeral services. Mary’s ashes will be placed alongside of her husband’s at the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, 32053 W. MCabe Rd., Santa Nella, CA. Donations may be made to the charitable organization of your choice that are helping the hurricane and flood victims of Texas and Florida.