Penny M. Contreras died April 12, 2013, at the age of 70.
Mrs. Contreras was a resident of Oakhurst for nine years.
She was born Dec. 17, 1942 in San Pedro.
Mrs. Contreras worked as a church administrator.
She was a member of the Oakhurst Mountain Lions Club, Madera County Library Children's Reading Group, Eastern Madera County SPCA, and was active in Christ Church Anglican (Oakhurst) and Therapy Dogs.
Mrs. Contreras was preceded in death by husband Lonnie Larry Contreras.
She is survived by children Edward Myers, Tina Chapoy, Jeffrey Myers, Jeffery Contreras, Lisa Dennis, Judy Torres, and Suzanne Contreras-Murray; grandchildren Lyndsey Myers-Minter, Sandra Myers, Bethany Chapoy, Tomas Chapoy, Jeffrey Dennis, Jessica Dennis, Jeannine Torres, Ryan Torres, Daniel Berman, Clarissa Contreras, and Sara Contreras-Ruiz; greatgrandchild Zoe Alvarez; and siblings Noel Murchet and Vicki Murchet.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 4 at Evergreen Conference Center, Oakhurst (ECCO), 43803 Highway 41, Oakhurst.