Sibyl Elizabeth Taylor, 90, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 17, 2009 with her loving husband at her side. She was born September 27, 1918 in Casa, Arkansas to the late William & Ida Bostick.
Kathryn E. Voorhis, 85, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 20, 2009 in Manteca. She was born June 25, 1924 in Williston, North Dakota. The only child born to the late Dan & Gladys Jacobsen. She was a resident of Manteca for 3 years and prior to that lived in Orange County for 45 years.
Merle "Duane" Spencer Sr., 78, died Friday Sept. 18, 2009, surrounded by family at Promise Regional Medical Center.
Joyce Elaine Aguilar, 77, entered into rest on September 17, 2009 in Manteca.
Roger Meadows, 64, entered into rest on, Sept. 17, 2009 in Sacramento, California. He was born on August 25, 1945 Chicago, Illinois. He is preceded in death by his father, the late Forrest Meadows. Roger was a resident of Manteca for 29 years.
Don A. Howard, 89, entered into rest on Sept. 14, 2009.
Judith K. Harenzo was born and raised in LaPorte, In.
Ed Boehler was born in Hebron, ND. He passed away in Grand Junction, CO.
Amelia Espinola was born on August 25, 1918 in Porto Judeo, Terceira, Azores and passed away in Manteca on Monday, Sept. 14. She was 91 years old.
Melissa Knox passed away on Monday, Sept. 14, 2009 from natural causes. She was 94 years old.
Maria Van Vliet, 101, was blessed to have lived a long, healthy life. She was born on Jan. 7, 1908 in Rozenburg, Holland and was the 7th born into a family of 10 children; Elizabeth, Arend, Huibertje, Wilhelmina, Antje, Willem, Huig, Klaas and Marion, all of whom preceded her in death. By 1948, the 5 brothers and their families had made their way to California. Maria joined them when she immigrated in the 1950s to Southern California after caring for their father, leaving 4 sisters and their families in the Netherlands. There, she lived with family and took on a ...
Maurilio A. Gonzalez, 66, entered into rest on September 11, 2009. He was born on January 23, 1943 in Jalisco, Mexico. He joins his father in heaven, the late Benjamin Gonzalez and his sister Silvia Marquez.
Joan E. Steck "Joanie", 69, entered into rest on September 13, 2009 in Manteca. She was born on February 3, 1940 in Wilkesbarre, PA. to the late Mr. and Mrs. Harry and Eleanor Albee. She was a resident of Manteca for 11 years and previously of Campbell, CA. for 30 years.
Rose Blanco, 79, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2009, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Crows Landing to Joseph and Emily Pacheco and graduated from Patterson High School in 1947. In 1953 she married her beloved husband Stephen Blanco and moved to Escalon where she resided for the remainder of her life. Rose enjoyed a 25-year career with the US Postal Service. In her retirement years Rose and her family enjoyed traveling extensively to destinations such as Hong Kong, Ireland, Portugal and the Caribbean. She also held membership in numerous clubs including the Ghost Riders ...
Stacy Lee Keller and her unborn son Ashton Jordan Keller passed away unexpectedly at home in Ripon on Thursday morning.
Frances Myrle Stroud, 96, of Stockton, passed away September 13, 2014. Born June 13, 1918 at Dameron Hospital to Lloyd "Bud" and Mary Louise Graham, Frances lived in Stockton most of her life.
Carol Anne Gould, age 73, entered into Heaven's gate on September 6, 2014. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on July 7, 1941. Carol was a resident of Manteca.
Bruce D. Adams passed away on September 10, 2014, in Manteca, CA, he was born in Sebastopol, CA, raised, and lived in French Camp, CA.
Josephine "Peenie" Gould passed away on September 11th, 2014. Daughter of John Catalano and Jennie Crivello, Josie was born in Manteca, CA 76 years ago on October 19th, 1937. She was a proud member of Manteca High School Class of '55 and was very active in class reunions for many years. While attending the University of the Pacific she met the love of her life Norman Gould, and they were later married in 1961. They had two sons, John and Mark, and lived out the remainder of their lives in Manteca.
Suzanne (Sue) Kay Gordon (Diaz) Wall, a native of Sioux City, Iowa, was
Jessie Louise Autler, 89, entered into rest on September 14, 2014 in Ripon, CA. She was born on June 5, 1925 in Maywood, CA. She joins her husband in heaven Al Autler as well as, her sons Bill and Chris Autler, grandson Brian Autler and her sisters Dorothy Wall and Betty Armstrong.
Virginia Leona Haffer, age 86, entered into rest on September 9, 2014, in Manteca. She was born on April 6, 1928, in Crystal Springs, Mississippi.
On Sept. 2, 2014, we unexpectedly lost our beloved Michael "Mike" Foley, 75, of Pollock Pines, Ca. He is survived by his loving wife, Simone Foley of Pollock Pines and his three children: Shawna Foley of Jackson, Ca.; Eva Foley of Escalon, Ca.; and Chuck Foley of Kelseyville, Ca.. He is also survived by his three grandchildren; Tiffany and Michael McGuire of Escalon, Ca. and Jacob Jamvold of Jackson, Ca.
Ron Strmiska was born in Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin on June 12, 1941 to Floyd and Mabel Strmiska. He passed away at his home in Stockton at the age of 73 on September 3rd. Ron is survived by his wife of 54 years, Retha. Children, Ron Jr (Dana), Shelly (Bob Bognaes) and Ryan (Roxanne). Ten grandchildren, Robert, Richard (Renee) & Ross (Rachel) Strmiska, Darcy Walter, Daniel & Drew Bognaes, Chase, Mia, Adam & Olivia Strmiska. One great-grandchild Joshua with two more great grandchildren expected in 2015 and mother-in-law Ruby Whitmire of Banta, CA. Ron was preceded in death by his parents, sister Carol, brother-in-law ...
Bernadette Ange Langum, age 89, entered peacefully into rest on September 3, 2014 at home surround by her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren. She was born to the late Jules and Lucille Ange in Santa Monica, California. She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Leonard Langum and her daughter, Sandra Poteet.
Michael Dojaquez, 58, entered into eternal rest on Aug. 29, 2014, in Hemet, Ca. He was born on March 29, 1956, in Chino, Ca. to Rosalie and Frank Dojaquez. He is survived by his mother and his 12 siblings: Sammy Munoz of Loomis; Gina Souza of Auburn; Irene Munoz of Stockton; Evie Perez of Perris; Paulette Black of DesMoines, Iowa; Jeannette Skarbo of Stockton; Yvonne Dojaquez of Manteca; Kathleen Mothershed of Tracy; Monica Melnikow of Isleton; Richelle White of Modesto; Nadean Mosley of Auburn; and Bernadine Dojaquez of Linden. He is preceded in death by and in heaven he joins ...
Baby Evalena Angelic Vera grew her angel wings on August 27, 2014. She came to this world on January 14, 2013 and spent 18 beautiful months with her loving parents Govanni Vera and Adrianna Lapat. Evalena is the baby sister to Gishia and Govanni Jr. Her grandparents are Connie and Evilio Vera, Jennifer and Joe Velasco and Phillip Lapat. Evalena was blessed with many aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family who loved her dearly.
David Thomas Benham passed away August 18, 2014, following a two year battle with cancer. He was born on February 16, 1962, in Kittery, Maine to Arlen and Jean Benham. David served in the United States Army during his young adult life. He married his best friend, Anna, in 1993 and the two settled in Manteca. They had two daughters who were his everything. He enjoyed fishing, loved his 49ers and liked all things sports. When his oldest daughter signed up to play on a U8 soccer team, he was talked into coaching, and a game he knew little about ...
David Alan Zyski Sr., age 55, entered into rest on August 28, 2014, in Manteca. He was born on December 17, 1958, in San Rafael, CA. Dave was a resident of Manteca for 15 years.
God needed another angel. Isabel G. Saunderson entered into heaven on August 26, 2014. She was surrounded by her family and was at peace.