Erna Dorothy Sarti, a past resident of Mount Shasta, California, passed away in Sacramento, California on January 26, 2013. She was 88 years old.

Erna was born in Lodi, California on January 22, 1925 to Carl and Esther Lind. Erna’s family owned the Lind Airport in Lodi.

Erna, an outgoing and brave young woman, was a small-aircraft pilot and wing walker.

She married Aldino Sarti and they had three children: two sons and a daughter. Erna and Aldino were married 66 years. They were members of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

Erna is survived by her husband, Aldino Sarti of Sacramento, California; son, Charles Sarti of Sacramento, California; son, Michael Sarti of Los Angeles, California; daughter, Jan Marrs of Lexington, Kentucky; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Erna will be greatly missed.

She will be interred at Mt. Shasta Memorial Park. The service will be private.

Mount Shasta Memorial Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.