Lilia Dolores Yanez
On Sunday January 31, 2021 Lilia Dolores Yanez went home to her Lord and Savior at the age of 87.
Lilia, one of 4 siblings, was born on May 27th 1933 in El Paso, Texas and attended grammar school in the El Paso area.
Lilia’s family relocated to Santa Barbra just in time for her to enroll at Santa Barbara Junior High from which she graduated in 1949.
She then went on to graduate from Santa Barbara High school.
Once out of high school, she went on to work in several local businesses including Infomag and Raytheon.
Lilia was a devoted daughter, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, and friend to many.
She enjoyed spending time with friends and family and also enjoyed cooking for them.
In her later years, she would spend her days doing puzzles, word searches and crocheting.
Lilia is preceded in death by her mother, daughter, brother and grandson.
She is survived by 2 sisters, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, great grandchildren and many friends.
She will be missed and always loved.