Theresa Canepa HONOREE 2008

Theresa Canepa is a native of Monterey. There are not too many of these left. She was born on April 1, 1936. Theresa attended local schools graduating from Monterey Union High School. Her roots are strongly planted in the Italian American community. She is proud of her heritage, and the history of Monterey. After she graduated, Theresa was employed by the Monterey School District for 30 years. She worked for five years as a school secretary continuing with the school district for the next 25 years in the Adult Education department as payroll and attendance secretary. After a very successful career, she retired in August of 1993. Theresa has been married to Louis M. Canepa. another Monterey native, for 43 years. The