Penny Louise Sorensen/Grahlman

Obituary for 8/15/13 of the Sierra Star

August 13, 2013 

Penny Louise Sorensen-Grahlman, of Wawona, died on Aug. 3, 2013 at the age of 53.

She was born on March 2, 1960 to parents Pete and Cathy Sorensen.

Mrs. Grahlman attended school at Oakhurst Elementary and graduated from Yosemite High School in 1978.

She loved camping, fishing, hunting and even found herself at the winning end of the turkey shoots that were held by the local community. She especially enjoyed hiking the east side of the the mountain where friends and her would travel over Tioga Pass in the Twin Lakes region. She also enjoyed gardening and was thought to be an excellent cook.

She is survived by her grandmother, Dorothy Sorensen; parents Pete and Cathy Sorensen; three siblings, Paul Sorensen, Patty Smith, and Peter Sorensen; two children, Britnee and Ginger Grahlman; and two grandchildren.

Final arrangements will be held by the Neptune Society and a private celebration of life will be held at a later date. Any remembrance can be sent to a charity of your choice.