Penny Le Yates died on Jan. 1, 2014, at the age of 56.
Mrs. Yates was born on Nov. 13, 1956 in San Jose.
She lived in Oakhurst for around six months and was an avid lover of animals.
Mrs. Yates gave 34 years of service working at the Gilroy Post Office and was Postmaster for 18 of those years.
She is survived by her husband Mark Yates of Oakhurst and brother Mark Wortman of San Jose.
Services will be held Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at the Oakhurst Community Center.
Remembrances can be sent to Eastern Madera County SPCA.