Catherine M. Lara (Renner)
1929 - 2017
Catherine M. Lara (Renner) born June 24, 1929 and passed away October 24, 2017 evening in Portland, Ore. She was preceded in death by 4 sisters and 3 brothers and her son, Genaro Lara. She is survived by her son, Eugene Renner of Washington State and many grandchildren, nephews and nieces.
She was a long time resident of Santa Barbara and a long time employee of the Santa Barbara District Attorney's office, where she was known for her humor and hot salsa. She was a Jehovah's Witnesses and was instrumental in acquainting many, including to her family to the teachings of the Bible. She was generous and funny . We enjoyed her many stories and her "persnickety" self. Services to be held later.