Marie Boss, 95, died peacefully with her daughters by her side. Born in San Francisco to Theophile and Caroline Cerles, she grew up in Orland, attended Dominican College of San Rafael, and was a longtime teacher.
Marie loved music, art, travel, people, and life.
She is survived by beloved family: daughters Judy Del Tredici and Nicki Sauer; grandchildren Tom (Delanie), Christina (Ken), Lisa (John), Michelle, Chris (Jenn), Jennifer, Aaron (John), and Eric (Lynette); great-grandchildren Drew and Nick, Lizzie, Marcus and Calvin, and Beatrice. She was predeceased by her husband Louis, her sons Joe and Michael, and sons-in-law Richard Del Tredici and Bruce Sauer.
A memorial celebration will be held Saturday, June 1, at 1 p.m., at the SGI-USA Buddhist Center, 3834 Opal Street, Oakland.