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In Memory of

Cathleen Mercedes Ochoa

July 31, 1952 - September 9, 2016

Obituary


Cathy was born in Sanger, CA on July 31, 1952 to Fidel and Victoria Garcia. Cathy passed away on Friday, September 9, 2016. She graduated from Sanger
High School in 1970. She was married to Bob Ochoa for 20 years and had two sons. Cathy was employed for 28 years with Clovis Unified School District. She served as the office manager for past 8 years at Tarpey Elementary School before retiring in March 2016. She was dedicated throughout her career to CUSD students and families. Often time working hours after her shift ended. She...

Cathy was born in Sanger, CA on July 31, 1952 to Fidel and Victoria Garcia. Cathy passed away on Friday, September 9, 2016. She graduated from Sanger
High School in 1970. She was married to Bob Ochoa for 20 years and had two sons. Cathy was employed for 28 years with Clovis Unified School District. She served as the office manager for past 8 years at Tarpey Elementary School before retiring in March 2016. She was dedicated throughout her career to CUSD students and families. Often time working hours after her shift ended. She enjoyed her work and was a very detailed and dedicated employee. Her biggest love in her life was playing Adult Soccer. She also enjoyed organizing adults over 50 and 60 senior men and women's team. Most notibly the over 50's women team the "Jello Shots" well known throughout Northern California. Cathy touched so many lives and lived life to the fullest. She was always the life of the party. She had the personality that could reach to the moon and back. Touching so many lives with her vivacious smile wit and unending energy. She also enjoyed dancing.

Cathy is survived by her husband David Hernandez and two sons Robbie and Chris Ochoa, sister Rosemary Rendon and many loving friends.

A viewing will be held at Lisle Funeral Home on Thursday, September 15, 2016 starting at 10:00 am followed by a rosary at 7:00 pm. Funeral Mass will be held at Holy Spirit Church on Friday, September 16, 2016 at 10:00 am with a Celebration of Life to follow.