Dolores Olivares was born in Minasnuevas, Chihuahua, Mexico. The second of nine siblings. She came to the United States and settled in Atascadero.
She married Mike Olivares. Together with her husband and sister Austrebertha Zuniga and her brother in law Robert Zuniga they ran the family business “The Atascadero Tamale Factory.” After the sisters were widowed a year apart they took over The Atascadero Tamale Factory and worked the family business until retiring.
Dolores (Lola) loved the Lord and savior. She prayed the rosary every day. She loved visiting with her church friends after church.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers and two sisters. She is survived by three sisters and many nieces and nephews who loved their auntie very much.