Beloved by many Esperanza L. Pineda, age 85, passed away on Saturday, April 30, 2022 in Porterville, California. She was born in Las Pilas, Sinaloa, Mexico on December 19, 1936 to Cresenciano Lopez and Maria Magdalena Aguilar. She is preceded in death by her husband Jose Pineda Sr. and 3 of her kids. She was a hard working woman all her life. She loved to cook, the kitchen was her kingdom. If you visited her you would not leave with an empty stomach, especially when she made tamales...everyone loved her tamales.\n\nEsperanza is survived by 1 son, 3 daughters, 23 grandchildren, 76 great grandchildren, 24 GG-granchildren, some GGG-granchildrend and 2 sisters. She will be deeply missed by all of us.\n\nFamily, Friends and Other whose lives Esperanza touched are invited to Porterville Funeral & Cremation Center at 765 W. Henderson Ave. Porterville, California. Visitation will take place, Monday, May 16, 2022 from 3:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. with a the Funeral Services taking place on Tuesday, May 17th starting at 8:30 a.m. to reminisce, grieve and support each other. Pastor Rafael Vasquez will be performing the service.