Sylvia Sebastiani, matriarch of one of California's best-known wine families, died Nov. 30, 2003, at the age of 87 after suffering a heart attack. She was a mainstay in the Sonoma County wine community for half a century, first assisting her husband, August, with hospitality at Se- bastiani winery.
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