Renata V. Carbone of Twain Harte passed away peacefully in Sonora at the age of 88 on June 11, 2019. Renata is survived by her son Ron Carbone and daughter-in-law Caroline Carbone; grandchildren Thomas and Helen; brother Mario Molini and sister-in law Angelina Molini; numerous nieces and nephews both here and abroad. She is preceded in death by her husband John Carbone and sisters Inez and Elena.

Renata was born on May 10, 1931, to the late Vittorio and Giacinta Molini in Genova, Italy. In 1956 Renata boarded the Giulio Cesare ship at the young age of 25 to come to the United States where she met her late husband John Carbone and they got married and settled in Stockton and had their son Ron Carbone. Renata and John shared 35 years of marriage together before his passing in 1993.

Renata was an excellent seamstress for many years and was known for her beautiful work. She could sew anything and she especially enjoyed wedding gowns and the whole bridal party attire. Renata always had a warm and welcoming home to her customers who would come for fittings. Her family and friends could always count on getting a homemade Italian meal each time they were greeted by Renata as the aroma filled her home. Renata will always be remembered as a loving, caring person, good friend to all, and an excellent cook. Her family and friends will always keep Renata close to their hearts.

De Young Memorial Chapel is honored to serve the Carbone family. A viewing will be held on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 from 2-6pm at De Young Memorial Chapel, 601 N. California Street, Sockton. A Chapel service will be held ay 10 a.m. Thursday, June 20, 2019,at De Young Memorial Chapel followed by a Committal at San Joaquin Catholic Cemetery.