85, passed away peacefully on January 5, 2015 in Sonoma. Loretta was born on October 27, 1929 in San Bernadino, CA and spent her working career as Real Estate Broker for 40 years.

She is survived by: her loving husband of 15 years, Richard V. Ewald; her children, Holly Charlton, of Sonoma and Sam (and wife, Jean) Charlton, of New Zealand; her step-children, Lisa Feldman and her husband, of Berkeley, and Jeff Ewald, of Alameda. She is also survived by nine grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A celebration of her life will be held on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 16280 La Gamma St. in Sonoma. A graveside inurnment will be at 1:30 p.m. at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Rd. in Dixon. Memorial Donation in Loretta Honor may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.