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Obituary for Helen Lucille Pena
Helen L. Pena was born July 19, 1937. To parents Frank and Mary Cuellar in Fairfield, CA. Helen lived her entire life in Vacaville, CA. She Graduated Vacaville High School in 1955 where she was an accomplished athlete .She worked at Basic Foods before becoming a full time mother and loving Grandmother Helen lost a battle to a long illness surrounded by family on Feb 15. 2016 She is survived by her husband of 54 years Timothy Pena, Daughter Anna Bandettini and son Joseph Pena. Her Son in-laws, Paul Bandettini and John Esparza.Her Grandchildren, Marcus Esparza, Alexandra Bandettini, Richard Esparza, Billy Bandettini, Tatum (Pena) and Dominick Johnson, Aidan Pena, and Tyler DePorto. Her Great-grandchildren Carson Bandettini, and Isabell Johnson. Her Sister Rose Marie and Bob Duggar, Brother, Frank and Joanne Cuellar, sister in-law Virginia (Pena) and Lee Kloppenburg and Vivian Pena. Nieces and nephews Kim and Stu Clary, Kathy and Chuck Johnson, Christine Duggar and Curtis Duggar. David and Dayna Cuellar ,Great nephews, Gordie Clary and Tom Clary. Helen is preceded in death by her daughter Lee Anne Esparza, daughter in law Tiffany Pena, Brother Fred Cuellar, brother in laws’ Ed and Jerry Pena and Parents Frank and Mary Cuellar. Memorial donations may be made in Helen L. Pena’s name to Yolo County Hospice. A ‘celebration of life’ will be held Saturday February 27,, 2016 .at 1:00 pm at the home of her beloved daughter Anna Bandettini. 185 Silver Eagle Way, Vacaville.