Elizabeth “Beth” Marie Traglia-Waters, 45, of Jackson California, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012 in Jackson. She was born on November 17, 1966, in San Jose to Louis and Ann Stornetta Traglia.
Beth grew up in Cloverdale, after graduating High School; she attended Santa Rosa Junior College, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and Humboldt State University. After which she worked for Cal Fire with Helitak. In 1996 she gave birth to Sierra Traglia- Waters.
She was very involved with local youth sports. Beth coached the 8th Grade Basketball team for Argonaut Middle School and was an assistant coach for the Softball team at Amador High School. She was also very involved with all of her daughter’s activities.
She is survived by her daughter Sierra Traglia-Waters of Jackson, her parents Louis and Ann Stornetta Traglia of Virginia, her siblings Ann Dunkin of Virginia and David Traglia of Oregon, grandmother Jane T. Stornetta and the late Walter Stornetta of Point Arena brother-in-law Dwin Dunkin and sister-in-law Tammi Traglia. As well as nieces Mia Dunkin, Janie Dunkin, Paige Dunkin, Natasha Traglia, Cherokee Traglia, Tatum Traglia and Haileagh Traglia and nephews Billy Traglia, Michael Traglia, Shelton Traglia, Brayden Traglia, Tristyn Traglia.
A viewing will be held on Sunday January 22, 2012 at Daneri’s Mortuary in Jackson from 2-6pm. Graveside services will be held in Point Arena at Saint Aloysius Cemetery at 11am.