On December 9, 2012 she slipped quietly into the arms of our Heavenly Father. She was born on October 12, 1928 in the Philippines.
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She was preceded in death by her husband and dance partner of 50 years Armand, sister Carmella Lim Tai and granddaughter, Rory Sherbahn.
Her love and devotion to "Our Lady" led her to pray the rosary and chaplet three times a day.
Pilar met and married Armand while he was stationed at Clark AFB in the Philippines and she was a civil servant. Pilar continued to work as a civil servant wherever they were stationed. Her skills and tasks ranged from legal secretary, transcriber, court reporter to tax consultant and eventually EEO officer.
Upon moving to Yuba City, she began working at the Sutter county courthouse. She loved to cook and entertain. Her specialties were egg rolls, fried rice and satay. She was an active member at St. Isidore's Catholic Church. Retired again she volunteer as a hospice worker, prayer group leader and tax preparer and licensed manicurist.
Her loving memory lives on in her survivors, Kevin (Pam) Perron of Anchorage AK, Wayne (Jim Smyth) of Barstow, CA, and Deborah (Steven) Rogers of Beavercreek, OH.
She is survived by sisters; Erlinda Robillard of Roseville, CA, Esperanza Landry of Bayou Vista, CA, and Leticia (Don) Heath of Lake Tahoe, NV; five grandchildren: Andrea Perron, Jarod (Kara) Perron, Jeremiah Rogers, Sarah (John) Flach, Adam (Rebecca) Rogers.
Funeral Services will be Monday, February 18th at 10:00am at St. Isidore's Catholic Church, 222 Clark Avenue, Yuba City, CA 95991. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Isidore's Church.
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Published in Appeal Democrat from Feb. 15 to Feb. 16, 2013