Claudia Elizabeth Vinson passed away on Sunday, October 25, 2009, at the age of 55.
She was born to Don and Helen McGriff on June 11, 1954, and grew up in the San Diego area where she met her husband of 35 years, Steve Vinson. They began their family and shortly thereafter moved to Fresno, California.
She was employed with Central Unified School district as an Instructional Aide. Claudia had a zest for life and loved her friends and family deeply. She was a dedicated friend and a hard worker. She enjoyed her job and loved the kids she worked with. Her greatest passion was her family. She loved her husband deeply and adored her children and grandchildren. She will be greatly missed.
Claudia is survived by her husband, Steve Vinson; son and daughter-in-law, Stephen and Tammyjo Vinson; son David Vinson; daughter Helena Vinson; and her three grandchildren, Christopher Vinson, Amy Vinson, and Malia Vinson.
A Memorial Service will be held at Farewell Funeral Service, on Thursday, October 29, 2009, at 5:00 p.m. FAREWELL 660 W. Locust Avenue Fresno (559) 440-0484 www.farewell.com