Patrick W. Simmons, 54, a resident of Wilsall, Montana for the past three years and a former longtime Tracy resident, died Sunday afternoon, April 26, 2009, as the result of injuries he sustained in a single vehicle automobile accident just south of Wilsall. He left this world too suddenly for those who loved him. Cremation has taken place at Franzen-Davis Crematory in Livingston. Family services will be held at a later date.
Leith Henry Todd, 89, was a resident of Manteca for over 30 years. He passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 21, 2009 in Mesa, Arizona. He was born Sept. 2, 1919 in Big Heart, Oklahoma. He was raised in Modesto and lived most of his life in the valley until moving to Arizona in 2005.
Clair A. Weast was born in Modesto on October 13, 1913, Clair passed away in Manteca on April 27, 2009. He lived 72 of his 95 years in San Joaquin County.
Hermelinda C. Ayala passed away April 26, 2009. She is preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Ayala 2002. She is survived by her four children, Cecilia Gutierrez of Beaverton, OR; Virginia Trujillo of Granada Hills; Alice Pratt of Modesto and Victor Ayala of Ripon; 16 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and her sister, Carolina Pacho of West Covina. Hermelinda was an active member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church and she enjoyed singing, gardening, reading, ...
Henry M. Rodriguez, 81, passed away in Tracy at home surrounded by family. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, May 1, at 11 a.m. at St. Bernard's Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave., Tracy. Visitation will be Thursday, April 30, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Avenue, followed by a rosary vigil service at 7 p.m. Interment will be at Tracy Public Cemetery, 600 E. Schulte Road. Contributions ...
Edna "Jan" Tachara, 84, entered into rest on April 26, 2009 in Copperopolis, California. She was born on October 16, 1924 in Pueblo, Colorado. She joins her son Tom Tachara and her brother Bob Butts in heaven.
Henry Guzman, 81, went to be with our Heavenly Father on April 20, 2009. He was born May 31, 1927 in Stockton to the late Bernardino and Maria Guzman. He worked at Libby Owens Ford in Lathrop for over 23 years before retiring in 1989. Mr. Guzman leaves behind his loving wife of over 51 years, Mercedes T. Guzman. His three wonderful children; Mark Guzman and wife Shirley, Ronald Guzman and wife Belinda, and Michael ...
Norman Carmean, 80, entered into rest on April 23, 2009 in Manteca. He was born on November 18, 1928 in St. Louis, MO. He was a resident of Tracy for the past 3 years. He joins his wife in heaven Anna Mae Carmean, as well as his 4 sisters.
Thomas M. Paulson Sr., 89, entered into rest on April 23, 2009 in Manteca. He was born on April 24, 1919 in Jewitt, Ohio. He was a resident of Modesto since 1992 and previously of Manteca since 1949. He joins his wife of 50 years in heaven Geneva Paulson.
Dorothy is now home with the Lord after a long & blessed life. She is preceded in death by her husband of 30 yrs William G. Simpson (1977). She is survived by daughter Linda Snyder of Stockton. Son, Tim Simpson of Issaquah Washington & his wife Kim; granddaughter Romey Aksland of Manteca & her husband Jeff; grandsons Matthew Snyder Sr. of Manteca & David Simpson of Issaquah Washington; great-great-grandchildren Matthew Snyder Jr. Zakk Snyder, Lauren ...
Manuel de Sousa Dutra, 75, passed peacefully away on Monday, April 13, 2009. He was born Jan. 18, 1934 in Faial, Acores, Portugal. He lived in Faial until April of 1956 when he left to Galt, Canada. There he married the love of his life, Maria Alice dos Santos on Dec. 11, 1960.
Alison Van Houten Freeseha was born on February 18, 1984 in Modesto. She graduated from Ripon Christian High School and Western Pacific Trucking School.
Alice Mabel Neeley, 85, loving mother, grandmother and lifelong Manteca resident passed peacefully away on Wednesday, April 22, 2009. She was born October 19, 1923 in Stockton. She was preceded in death by her parents Earl & Mabel Rogers and her husband of 38 years, Lee R. Neeley.
Jeanette Marie Mathews, 19, passed away suddenly on Friday, April 17, 2009 in Fresno. She was born June 1, 1989 in Stockton to Kim and Marie Mathews.
Peggy Burttram passed away on April 14, 2009. She was 65. She is survived by her children Matt Burttram (Shelly) of Manteca, Delene Eleazarraraz (Anthony) of Fremont, Joe Burttram of Chico, and their father Larry Burttram, her grandchildren Jacob, Madalynn and Gabriel. There will be a memorial service on Monday, April 20, at 2 p.m. at Church of Christ South Hayward at 320 Industrial Parkway, Hayward Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, please ...
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Bill passed away in Nevada, after a good life in California and Nevada. He is survived by two sons, Rick and Bill, and brothers, Victor, Al, Ed, Bob, Tom, and parents, Agnes and Serafim Gulart. Bill worked construction for Operating Engineers Local Union #3, and had his own construction company. Family and friends will miss his humor and companionship.
Noreen Sandra Ann Cwick, 61, entered into rest on May 7, 2013 in Stockton. She was born on September 30, 1951 in Hawaii. She leaves behind her beloved husband of 25 years Frank Cwick of Manteca. Noreen has three surviving siblings, Steve Eldefonso, Mike Eldefonso and Renee Kremer.
Martha Benavente-Reyes Santos, born June 2, 1922 in Sumay, Guam, passed away peacefully in her Manteca, CA, home on May 11, 2013, with loving family and friends at her side.
Marilynn "Kay" Hardcastle, 67, of Manteca, California, passed away at home surrounded by her husband and children on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, after a long battle with cancer. She was born on August 2, 1945 in Roswell, New Mexico to William "Dub" & Myrtle Skipper.
Nadine Thoma born in Missouri on July 8, 1917 and moved to California in 1945 She made her home in Lodi and Manteca before her passing on May 12, 2013.
William "Bill" Clausen, age 84, entered into rest on May 7, 2013 in Manteca. He was born on June 25, 1928 in Brooklyn, New York. He is preceded in death by his stepson, Joe Teicheira. He was a resident of Manteca for 60 years. Delete - Merge Upbodycopy
Flora Perez Oxendine, 83, of Manteca, CA, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 4, 2013 with her beloved son, Joseph Abel Hernandez by her side along with family and friends.
Carmen C. Gonzales, 89, passed away peacefully at her home on May 5. She was born the middle of seven children on January 9, 1924 in Pico Rivera, CA. Her family moved to Stockton where she met her husband, Joe V. Gonzales. They purchased and settled in their Manteca home in 1957. Carmen belonged to the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 1051 and was a former member of the American Legion and Moose Lodge. Carmen will ...
Mary Alice McMilin was born on July 4, 1938. She entered into her Heavenly rest on April 27, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Lucille Wright, sisters, Charlene Randolph and Christine Jones.
Antonio "Papa" Rivas passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 30th at the age of 83. He is preceded in death by his three elder siblings and wife of more than 33 years, Carmen. He is survived by his six children and their spouses; James (Mary), Rose (Chris), Irene (Eric), Patricia (Sam), Leticia (Steve), Theresa (Robert); 12 grandchildren, April, Jamie, Lisa, Eric, Karina, Tyler, Jesse, Meagan, Grace, Jeremiah, Madeline, Mateo, and three great-grandchildren; Jasmine, Elijah, and Sophia. ...
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Carl James Ambrose a 20 year Manteca resident passed away at the age of 79 on April 27, 2013 in Manteca. He was born February 13, 1934 in Oakland, CA. He is survived by wife of 58 years, Louise Ambrose and 2 Sons Ricky and Steven Ambrose. He was blessed by 4 Grandchildren Ricky, Kimberly, Jennifer and Steven Ambrose as well as 1 Great-granddaughter Cora Lynn. In addition he has one brother Leonard Ambrose.
Wayne Arthur Johnson, 90, passed away peacefully on April 26 in Manteca, California. Wayne was born on March 3, 1923 in Stockton, CA. Wayne was a World War II veteran, serving his time in the Pacific Theatre and taking part in the Battle of Palou and the Occupation of Japan. He settled in Manteca after the war and remained there for the remainder of his life, working as a farmer, for Best Fertilizer and Spreckle's Sugar.
Juanita "Nita" Mae Scott, age 83, born February 24 1930 in Corticelli, MO, entered into rest on April 23, 2013 in Stockton, CA. Nita worked at Tri Valley Canneries for 15 years and then owned Vern Scott Trucking Company with her husband for 25 years. She was a member the Moose Lodge in Lodi for 38 years, A.M.A motorcycle association and of the C.V.M.M.A modified midgets racing.