Dana Joseph Procita
Longtime Gardnerville resident Dana Joseph Procita, 48, died at his mother’s home in Gardnerville on Dec. 24 2010.
Born Jan. 8 1962 in Santa Barbara California. He was a long time resident of the Reno/ Tahoe area. A graduate of the University of Nevada Reno where he was a member of the Sigma Nu Fraternity. Dana was a kind hearted generous soul. He traveled the world spreading good will and good times with whomever he encountered.
He had great passion for extreme sports and outdoor adventure from surfing and snowboarding to bungee jumping and mountain climbing.
Dana was preceded in death by his father, Charles Joseph Procita of Pinegrove Ca, and his brother , Robert (Bobby) Procita of Santa Ynez.
He is survived by his mother Norma Procita of Gardnerville, his stepmother Dorothy Procita of Pinegrove Ca, his daughter Cameron of Truckee Ca, a niece Danielle Procita, and a nephew Dustin Procita both of Penn Valley Ca.
Dana loved animals and would have appreciated any contributions to your local animal shelters.Walton’s Funerals and Cremations handled all the final arrangements.