Anne Fulgoni died tragically on April 12, 2014.
She graduated with a master’s degree in psychology at Chico State College in 1973 and studied and worked at the University of California, Riverside, with a specialization in neurochemistry. She completed her administrative services credential at the University of San Francisco in 1985. She began working for the Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District in 1984 and taught special education classes at Grange Middle School for 24 years. Mr. Hancock at Grange said, “The world has lost someone who made a significant difference to the students she taught, but heaven has gained a star.”
She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Fulgoni; mother, Hannah; stepfather, George Butters; and sisters, Helen Metcalf, Patricia Fulgoni and Lois Matthews.
She is survived by her beloved fiancée Dino Ghilarducci.
She is also survived by siblings, Fred (Sandra) Rabideau, Whilmina (John) Fucci, Diane Williamson, Sandra (Cal) Baptiste, Joyce Britton; nieces; nephews; cousins and friends. Loving mother of her cats, Micha, Dodger, Nutmeg, Cleo, Ploom and Sebrina; stepmother to Dina Neyman (Scott); dear Nonnie, of Alexander Neyman.
A member of Les Amis des Frères, an organization of former Christian Brothers and their families.
The viewing will take place from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, 1850 W. Texas St, Fairfield, Calif., 707-425-4697. A Rosary/Bible service will take place at 7:30 p.m. at the same location. The funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 25, 2014, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1050 N. Texas St, Fairfield. A luncheon will follow the funeral services at the Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Court, Fairfield, 426-6900.
Anne loved animals so, in lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in her name to Best Friends Animal Society (www.bestfriends.org).
Arrangements under the care of Bryan-Braker Funeral Home. Share memories with the family at their online guestbook at Bryanbraker.com.