A celebration of the life of Pat Derby, co-founder of the Performing Animals Welfare Society, will be held on March 29 at the Crest Theater, 1013 K St., Sacramento.
Derby, who operated animal sanctuaries in Galt, Rancho Seco and San Andreas, died of throat cancer on Feb. 15 at the age of 69.
Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., fellowship in the theater lobby will begin at 6:30 p.m., celebration in the main theater will begin at 7:30 p.m. and a reception will be from 9 to 10 p.m.
Reservations are required because space is limited. To RSVP, call 209-745-2606 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, or email kgardner@pawsweb. org.
In lieu of flowers, donations to PAWS are requested.