Lenora F. Robison, 79, died Tuesday, January 26 in Twin Falls, Idaho. She was a resident of Twin Falls, Idaho and former longtime resident of Tracy; she was born on April 27, 1930.
Richard Allen Bailey passed away peacefully on Monday, January 25, at his home in Manteca after a long battle with emphysema at the age of 54. Richard was born in North Dakota. He worked for Shane Transportation for 16 years as a truck driver. He enjoyed listening to Art Bell, and the outdoors with his family.
Donna Lee Van Andel, 56, died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, after bravely challenging multiple sclerosis for more than 35 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Abraham and Jennie (Enserink) Van Andel, and step-mother Henrietta (Van Dyk). She is survived by her siblings and their spouses, Roger & Carol Van Andel, Karen & John Roose Reba & Brent Olsen, Jeff & Harlene Van Andel, Maxine & Gary Stucky, and Kristi and Mark Van Klaveren, and their children and grandchildren.
Maria Lacerda Ramos Andre, 92, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 27, in Manteca surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 3, 1917 in Salao, Faial, Azores to the late Mr. and Mrs. Antonio and Rosa Ramos. She joins her parents and husband in heaven Antonio Andre as well as her siblings Antonio Ramos, Rosa Lacerda, and Joe Ramos.
Virginia Farinah Nunes, resident of Manteca, entered into rest on Monday, January 25, at the age of 85. She was the loving mother to Rick Nunes and fiancé Marisa Arciniaga, Robert and Christina Nunes, both of Fremont, the beloved grandmother to Lindsey and Trevor; and the dear sister to Phoebe Brown of Ripon. She is also survived by nieces and nephews.
Travis Ryan Kirchgatter, 27, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 21. The oldest of three boys; he was born on February 8, 1982 in Livermore, California to Richard Kirchgatter and Janet Wilson Nealey. He worked at Patchett's Ford in Turlock and then went to work for Plastipak in Modesto in June 2008 where he worked until his untimely passing.
Carol Ann Kent, 70, entered into rest on January 17, in Manteca. She was born on August 8, 1939 in Portland Oregon. She was a Manteca resident for over 24 years.
Travis Ryan Kirchgatter, 27, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 21. The oldest of three boys; he was born on February 8, 1982 in Livermore, California, to Richard Kirchgatter and Janet Wilson Nealey. He worked at Patchett's Ford in Turlock and then went to work for Plastipak in Modesto in June 2008 where he worked until his untimely passing.
Lee Horace McLarty of Manteca passed away on January 21, in Manteca, at the age of 78. Lee was born on August 28, 1931 in Tupelo, MS. He was a resident of Manteca for 40 years and worked as an agricultural foreman.
Juanita Joy Hearty, 88, entered into rest on January 19, 2010 in Modesto, California. She was born on November 6, 1921 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Clarence and Flossie Adams. She joins her parents in heaven as well as her daughter Karen Karnes, her first husband of 4 years Ernie Karnes, her second husband of 35 years Melvin Hearty and her siblings Orville Adams, Kenneth Adams, Denton Adams, and Marie Adams Moore.
Larry Stuart, 61, passed away December 21, 2009 at home in Manteca, California.
Gertrude A. Robertson, 85, of Manteca, passed away Friday, January 15, at St. Joseph's Medical Center in Stockton. She was born on January 21, 1924 in Hebron, ND. She worked during World War II for the Federal Government in Baltimore, Maryland. She was transferred to the Sharpe Army Depot at the end of the war. In 1946 she met and married Kenneth N. Robertson and became the mother of three step-children.
Dolores M. Angelo, 74, entered into rest on January 15, 2010 in Modesto, California. She was born on January 21, 1935 in San Jose, California, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Madeline Silva. She joins her parents in heaven as well as one son Robert A. Brown Jr. and her husband Robert Brown Sr.
"Coach" Marc D. Fulcher entered into rest January 19, 2010 in Manteca. He was born on April 12, 1949 in Oakland, CA. He joins his parents in heaven, E.A. Fulcher and Iva R.Tullis, as well as one brother, Edgar A. Fulcher Jr.
Peggy Victoria Manding, 88, of Manteca, passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at her residence. She was born on May 30, 1921, in Monrovia, CA. Her faith in God was a very important part of her life and was a member of the St. Anthony's Catholic Church. Peggy loved her family dearly and loved to cook and care for them. She enjoyed traveling, gambling, and gardening. She was loved by all who knew her and will be dearly missed.
Bernadine Ann Yarbrough, age 89, peacefully passed away June 27, 2015 at her home in French Camp, California. She was a lifelong resident of French Camp and the surrounding area.
John Payan, 72, entered into rest on June 24, 2015 in Ripon. He was born on October 12, 1942 to the late Toribio and Angela Payan. John is preceded in death by his parents as well as his beloved daughter Shell, his first wife Lucille Payan and his two sisters Mercedes Guzman and Barbara Reyes.
Janette Joanne Harris passed away on June 21, 2015, at age 73, after a lengthy illness. Born in California and raised in Arcadia, CA. She was a resident of Manteca for the last 39 years. She was a grocery clerk for 40 years. She will be dearly missed by her family, whom she loved so much, and friends as she was such a loving and giving person.
Daryle passed away following a short illness. He is survived by his life mate of 28 years, Becky Gomez. Also survived by brothers; Ron (Melaine) Waddle, Gary (Annette) Waddle, and sister Linda (Keith) Wells and many nieces and nephews.
Roy Wilbur Busch, 73, found peace on June 18, 2015. He was born May 10, 1942 in Modesto. His parents Kaj and Marian Busch, as well as, his stepdaughter Stacey Gonsalves preceded him in death. Roy was raised in Ripon and resided in Manteca for the last 46 years. Roy is survived by his wife of 26 years, Donna Busch. Roy is also survived by his children; Michelle Mack (husband Tim), Kaj Busch (wife Roxane), and stepchildren Jennifer Horne, and Jason Moller. He was blessed with nine grandchildren: Megan, Caitlin, Taylor, Trenton, Kayla, Hailey, Julie, Tyler, and Jordan. His sister ...
Beloved husband, father, brother and friend Kerry Dean Smith passed away June 18th, 2015. He was born July 17th, 1951 in Champagne Urbana, IL. He enjoyed his high school football career in Redwood City, CA...Go #44! Served in the U.S. Army for six years and he was a maintenance man bar none. He could fix or build anything. He was always willing to help everyone he knew. He loved being in the wind on his Harley...Ride free forever Kerry Dean.
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Barbara Macedo passed away June 4, 2015 at her home in Clements at the age of 66. She enjoyed driving fast, her family, her animals, and was an avid Raiders fan. She was a joy to be with and she will be greatly missed by those family and friends that knew her best.
Harriet Maxine Dickman, 85, entered into eternal rest on May 16, 2015 at her residence in Manteca. She was born to Ott and Elsie Townsend on December 12, 1929 in Colorado.
On Tuesday June 2, 2015 John "Ty" Fredrick went to be with the Lord.
On June 3, 2015, at the age of 76, Frauke Bomhoff Moore Rountree died after a long battle with cancer.
Harold Dickerson passed away surrounded by family; he was 77. He spent his career hauling cars, and enjoyed restoring/showing vehicles; including a vintage midget, and his pride and joy 1949 Ford Pick-up truck! He loved Nascar and going to car shows. Harold will be greatly missed by all.
Louis Richard Dawson, 83, entered into rest surrounded by his loving family at his home in Fremont on Saturday, May 30, 2015. He was born March 11, 1932 in Huntington Park, CA to the late Arnold and Laurine Dawson. In heaven he joins 11 of his sibling as well as his loving daughter Christine Anna Amen.
Willa L. Habiger, 78, entered into rest peacefully at her home in Lathrop on May 28, 2015. She was born December 29, 1936 in Haverhill Massachusetts.
Jose Ricardo Quinones Jr. age 37, entered into rest on May 23, 2015. He was born November 7, 1977 in Queens New York.