Luella “Lou” M. Vallerga, 93, died on March 5, 2013, at a Templeton care facility with her family by her side.
Lou was born in Clinton, Iowa, in April 1919. She was a World War II veteran who served in the U.S. Navy. Her career was being a loving and caring wife and mother, which she excelled at.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill; father, Lyle; mother, Josephine; and brother, Bill.
She is survived by her daughter, Mari (Dennis) Cole; grandson, Chris; and great-grandchildren, Zailyn and Jakob.
A visitation was held on Monday at Old Mission San Miguel and the burial followed at the Templeton District Cemetery.
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