Helen Polin Lara passed away peacefully on May 29, 2014, in Visalia, CA, at the age of 95. She was born on March 8, 1919, in Bakersfield, CA to Miguel and Dolores Polin. She was a member of the Fresno Spanish SDA Church since 1961. Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Mariano Lara. She is survived by her six children, Rachel Hofer, Gavina Trujillo, Edward Morales, Margaret Castellano, Helen Carbajal, and Henry Lara; and numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great-great grandchildren. Visitation will be held at Tinkler Funeral Chapel, 475 N Broadway, Fresno, CA on Thursday, June 5, 2014, from 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m. A Wake Service will be held at 5:00 p.m. A Graveside Service will be held at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Gustine, CA on Friday, June 6, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Tinkler Funeral Chapel & Crematory, 475 North Broadway Street, Fresno, California (559)233-2101

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Tinkler Funeral Chapel & Crematory
475 North Broadway Fresno, CA 93701
(559) 233-2101

Published in the Fresno Bee on June 4, 2014