|Birth: ||Jul. 18, 1920|
|Death: ||Dec. 25, 2008|
Alice passed away peacefully on Christmas morning.
Devoted mother of Robert (Bob) Bedford of Pleasant Hill and Donna Bedford of Walnut Creek, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 48 years, William (Bill) Bedford. She was the cherished sister of Angie Mapelli Accornero and brother-in-law Henry Accornero of Kensington; and treasured aunt of Don Accornero (CJ), Cheryl Myers (Greg), Sandy Quintana (Ted) and Jeff Accornero (Denette). She was the great aunt of ten jewels and great-great aunt of two little angels.
Alice touched many lives with her gentle spirit, deep faith and heartfelt compassion.
Born in Alameda to Angelo and Enrica Mapelli, she graduated from Richmond High School and Mae Shannon Secretarial College.
She worked at American Standard and Kaiser Shipyard #2 as Purchasing Department Supervisor before her children were born.
She will be missed by all who knew her including her loving cousins in California, Italy and London, her many loyal friends and joyful bird, Jessie.
Friends and family are invited to a viewing on Monday, Jan. 5 between 2:00 and 9:00 p.m. at Hull's Walnut Creek Chapel, 1139 Saranap Ave., Walnut Creek; and funeral mass on Tues. Jan. 6 at 10:00 a.m. at Christ the King Church, 199 Brandon Rd., Pleasant Hill.
Interment will follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery, 2560 Church Lane, San Pablo.
Contributions in her memory may be made to your favorite charity.
Robert David Bedford (1949 - 2016)*
Saint Josephs Cemetery
Contra Costa County
Created by: Toni
Record added: Jan 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32597558
Added: Jan. 3, 2009