James Floyd Van Zant passed away on April 30, 2010 in Manteca, CA. He was born on January 30, 1939 in Padan, Oklahoma and lived in Manteca, CA for 35 years. He worked for Montgomery Wards department store and the Purex Corporation in Southern California. He served in the United States Air Force. James will be deeply missed by all that knew him.
Long time Tracy resident and retired farmer Michael "Mike" Yrigoyen passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 4, 2010.
Agnes Delores Holifield, 98, died peacefully on Thursday April 29, 2010 at her Dunnigan, California residence.
Agnes Delores Holifield, 98, died peacefully on Thursday, April 29, 2010 at her Dunnigan, California, residence.
Carlos A. Martinez, 55, of Manteca, passed away on April 30, 2010 in Manteca. Carlos was born on November 4, 1954 in Progreso Morelos, Mexico, and was a resident of Manteca for the past seven years. He was an herb specialist and was a member of Iglesia Comunitaria Centra Vida. Carlos is survived by his companion, Cecilia Martinez; his children, Patricia Martinez and Carlos Alberto Martinez; his grandchildren, Litzy Consuelo Garcia, Luis Gael Garcia, and Patricia Yolotzyn Garcia; his brothers, Ipolinar Popoca and Antonio Estevan Reymundo Santiago Salgado; and his sisters Margarita Popoca and Elena Amada Reyna Isabel Laureles Zalgado.
Ruby M. Carson (Arnold), 90, died on Thursday, April 29, at her residence in Modesto. She was born on May 24, 1919 in Bartley, Nebraska, and lived in Modesto for four years. She was preceded in death by her late husband, Eugene N. Carson.
Jason Allen Hoffman, 35, died on Monday, April 26, 2010 at UCSF Medical Center in San Francisco. He was born on January 17, 1975 in Manteca and was a lifetime resident.
Robert Hunt was a long time farmer in the Manteca area and a former heavy equipment operator. He was a World War II Veteran, a graduate of the University of Davis with a degree in History and where he played football and was voted one of the two top Guards in the Far Western Conference. He was being recruited by the LA Rams, but an injury ended his football career. His nick name on the team was Tiny and at 6'2" he was the biggest guy on the team.
Maria Refugio Rider (Castellanos), 85, entered into rest on April 27, 2010 in Manteca, California. She was born on July 4, 1924 in Jalisco to the late Mr. and Mrs. Jesus and Maria (Navarro) Castellanos. She joins her husband in heaven Robert E. Rider as well as her siblings Emma, Imelda, and Ivan.
Ruth A. Thomson passed away on April 19, 2010 at Bethany Home in Ripon, California, at the age of 85. She was born on August 8, 1924 in Cleveland, Tennessee, to the late Harvey and Lillie Thompson. Ruth was preceded in death by her late husband of 46 years, Robert S. Thomson, and her daughter, the late Barbara Thomson Kelley.
Robert Morgan, 58, passed away suddenly on Monday, April 26, 2010.
Maria Refugio Rider (Castellanos), 85, entered into rest on April 27, 2010 in Manteca, California. She was born on July 4, 1924 in Jalisco to the late Mr. and Mrs. Jesus and Maria (Navarro) Castellanos. She joins her husband in heaven, Robert E. Rider, as well as her siblings Emma, Imelda, and Ivan.
Dianne Gayle Sexton, 62, passed away at home in Manteca with her family by her side on April 27, 2010.
Cynthia (Beattie) Garcia, 78-years-old and a native and resident of French Camp, CA., passed away peacefully on April 25, 2010. She was preceded in death by parents L. Cleveland and Alice Beattie, and her siblings "Junior" and Patricia "Pat" Beattie. She is survived by her only child, Kathleen "Kathy" Garcia from her prior marriage to Leo Garcia. Cynthia was a graduate of French Camp Elementary and Manteca High School. She owned and operated the family business "Beattie's Grocery" the majority of her life.
Jason Allen Hoffman, 35, died on Monday, April 26, 2010, at UCSF Medical Center in San Francisco. He was born on January 17, 1975 in Manteca and was a lifetime resident.
Wyonna Jeanette Binns, 84, passed away March 18, 2015 in Manteca, CA. She left her family to be with the lord.
Stanley Thomas Hogan passed away suddenly on March 23, 2015 in Manteca, CA at the age of 57. Stanley was born on December 3, 1956 in Oakland, CA and has been a resident of Manteca for the past 28 years.
Dorothy Jackson passed away peacefully at her home at the age of 82 on March 23, 2015 with her son and daughter by her side. Dorothy was born on July 2, 1932 in Grand Forks, ND. She has been a resident of Ripon for the past 12 years.
Keith A. Gerding, 64, entered into rest on Sunday, March 22, 2015 in Manteca CA. Keith was born March 1, 1951 in Oakland, CA.
Celebration of life is at Calvary Community Church, 815 W. Lathrop Road, Manteca. Celebration starts at 10:30 a.m. Hilda (Geri) Elias was born on Sept. 24, 1931 to Joseph and Virgina Aguiar in Oakland, Ca. She passed away at Manteca Care and Rehab alongside her family on March 17.
Aline was born in Randlett, Oklahoma, on July 1, 1935 and passed away in French Camp, California, on March 20, 2015.
Olga Eisenga was born on December 1, 1925 to Vincenzo and Adelia Cerrato in San Jose, Ca. She passed away in her home on March 17, 2015.
Harold Griffith, 85, entered into rest on March 9, 2015. He was born September 9, 1929 a native of South Dakota.
Edith M. Katelinek, 92, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother entered into rest on March, 17, 2015. She was born March 26, 1922 in Centralia Illinois to Frank and Louise Parks.
Georgia Kingsley (McLane) was born on February 10th, 1935 in Lodi, CA and passed from this life on March 10th at the age of 80.
Evelyn Getchell went to be with our Lord on March 15.
Guadalupe Gutierrez Ortiz Sr.,70, entered into rest on March 9, 2015 surrounded by his loving family at his bedside. He was born on February 26, 1945 in Palo Alto, CA. In heaven he joins his parents Felix and Anita Ortiz as well as his brother Ruben Ortiz and brother in law Henry Charles.
Dennis Irving Bedford, 77, entered into rest on February 21, 2015 in Manteca. He was born in New York on September 4, 1937 to Fred and Audrey Bedford. In heaven he joins his adored wife Betty Smith Bedford.
Sally Ann LaFavers entered into eternal life on March 12, 2015, at the age of 79 years. She was a beautiful woman known for her sense of humor, friendliness, and southern charm.
Jose Isaac Alvarado, 58, entered into rest on March 10, 2015 in Stockton, California. He was born in Texas to Mr. and Mrs. Isaac and Inez Alvarado. He was preceded in death by his father Isaac.