Passed Away On: June 2, 2021

Kathryn (Katie) Lomanto, 38, of Hollister, California, passed away on June 2, 2021 at her home in Hollister.

Katie was born in Hollister to Julie Ashe and Larry Lomanto on May 1, 1983. She attended school and lived most of her life here in San Benito County. Katie battled type 1 diabetes for 27 years.

Katie grew up loving animals, showing her sheep and horseback riding when she could. She was a wonderful cook and took pride in her dishes and displays when catering. Katie was a happy and loving mom to her daughter Shelby. She was so proud of Shelby’s achievements and her drawings.

Katie is survived by her mother, Julie Ashe (Aptos) and dad, Larry Lomanto (Janet) of Hollister. Daughter, Shelby Hankins, Uncles Mike Lomanto (Kelly) of Hollister and Jimmy Lomanto (Roxanne) of Idaho. Aunts, Lanetta Bishop, Babe Lomanto and Cheri Holiday (Andy) Tres Pinos and numerous cousins. She is preceded in death by her Grandmother Kathryn Haines and David F Ashe. Also Grandparents Carmen and Edna Lomanto. Also her cousin, Tony Carreiro and Aunt Shelley Redd.