PENFOLD, Janet Carol (Schlesinger)
September 14, 2013 5:16 AM
68,passed away unexpectedly on August 27, 2013. She was a Santa Barbara native and graduated from Santa Barbara High School; go Dons! Her father Bertram Schlesinger taught her accounting which was as good as any college you could think of. She worked in the banking business, employed in several banks in the Santa Barbara area. She was a soccer coach, Cub Scout Den Leader and one of the first female disc jockeys in Southern California. She had a zest and vibrancy for life which showed in her zany sense of humor and her beautiful talent to create in many different mediums. She was truly dedicated to friends and loved ones. She leaves behind a loving husband, John Penfold, caring son, Timothy Schmidt, beloved daughter-in-law, Ashley Schmidt, and a treasured sister, Nancy Smale (Schlesinger). She was preceded in death by her parents Bertram and Janet Schlesinger and her youngest sister Sally Parcher (Schlesinger). Janet Carol Penfold, you will be missed and never forgotten.