Betsy Marie Bongiovanni


A native of Alameda, Betsy passed away peacefully early Saturday morning, Aug. 11, 2018.

She was the loving and steadfast wife of the late Peter Bongiovanni and beloved sister of the late Antonio and Peter Ratto. She was an amazing mother to Greg, Mary (Leo), Paul (Zaby), Mike, Steve (Cecilia) and the late John. She was also the loving grandmother of Sarah, Ashley, Anne, Dominic, Joshua, Vince, Matthew, Alex, Mario and Antonio. She was a lifelong caregiver and stellar role model to many.

Family and friends may visit after 5 p.m today, Thursday, Aug. 16, and attend a vigil service at 7 p.m. at Greer Family Mortuary and Cremation Services, 2694 Blanding Ave. A funeral mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 17, at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 3108 Van Buren St. 

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Special Olympics Northern California or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.