Column: Remembering Ofie Escobedo, patroness of Carlsbad Barrio

Column: Remembering Ofie Escobedo, patroness of Carlsbad Barrio

San Diego Union-Tribune
December 18, 2022, 12:00 pm
The patroness of the Carlsbad Barrio has passed. Memorial services were held Dec. 9 for Ofelia “Ofie” Escobedo, whose accomplishments and accolades include everything from being named Carlsbad Citizen of the Year and 73rd state Assembly District Woman of the Year to MiraCosta College Distinguished Alumna to serving on the board of the Carlsbad Boys & Girls Club.