Obituary: Emma Tognetti |

Obituary: Emma Tognetti

Staff Reports

A graveside service for Emma Tognetti, 93, of Reno, will be at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the Mottsville Cemetery in Minden.

Mrs. Tognetti died Nov. 14, 1999, at Washoe Progressive Care Center in Sparks. She was born Aug. 16, 1906, in Nevada, to Frank and Kate Ragli Pastorino.

Before moving to Reno, she had lived in Gardnerville since 1959, moving from Ely.

Mrs. Tognetti was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, 10 brothers and two sisters.

Among her survivors are her sons, Darryl F. Hawkins, of Reno and Gene Tognetti, of Orangevale, Calif.; daughter, Louise Freeberg, of Reno; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Walton’s Chapel of the Valley, Crematory and Cemetery, is in charge of arrangements.