A native of San Pablo, Emma lived in Manteca, San Francisco, San Pablo, Pico Rivera and retired to Trinidad, CA with Manny Crouse. They lived there for 30 years.
When he passed away, she moved to Manteca to be near family. She is survived by her two sisters, Caroline Villagran of Richmond, CA and Coni Duarte of El Cerrito, CA.
She spent most of her time with her niece Sylvia and Robert McCracken and nephew Manuel and Helen Payan of Manteca. She had many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Evalio Contreras and Raul Contreras of San Pablo, CA and one sister, Esperanza “Hope” Payan of Manteca, CA.
She will miss her favorite eating spot, Athens Burgers.
P.L. Fry and Son is honored to serve Emma’s family.
Visitation will be on Thursday, February 4, 2016 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm at P.L. Fry and Son Funeral Home, 290 North Union Road, Manteca, CA.
Mass will be Friday, February 5, 2016 at 11:00am at St. Paul’s Catholic Church, 1835 Church Lane, San Pablo, CA. She will be laid to rest at St. Josephs Cemetery in San Pablo. For condolences to the family please visit our website at www.plfryandson.com search obituaries.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Wednesday, February 3, 2016