John Paul Linhart, Sr., passed February 2, 2009 in Manteca, at the age of 82 years. He was born April 13, 1926 to the late William James Linhart and Lulu Cleo Sarver in Pennsylvania.
Joe N. Terra, 75, of Manteca, passed away peacefully on Jan. 2. He was born on Oct. 27, 1933. He was former president of the FESM Portuguese Festa, and also a member. He was also former president of the Tracy Portuguese marching band. Joe loved pending time with his family, enjoying activities such as fishing, camping and gardening with them.
Phyllis Gallegos, 57, of Stockton was born July 15, 1951 and passed away on Wednesday, February 4, 2009, at San Joaquin General Hospital in French Camp.
Timothy Ken Rodelander, 42, was born December 3, 1966 and passed away January 24, 2009.
Johnny A. Rojas, 71, entered into rest on January 31, 2009 in Manteca, California. He was born on February 3, 1938 to Mr. and Mrs. Alejandro and Isabel Rojas in San Jose, Arizona. He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings Mary Ybarra and Angel Rojas.
Leland William Perkins was born to Mary Ella and Leland Perkins on November 28, 1939 in Canton, Illinois. Bill Perkins passed away peacefully at Hospice House in Stockton on February 2, 2009. Bill is survived by his wife, Teresa Johnson, daughter, Jennipher Perkins of San Francisco, step-children Christina Johnson of San Francisco, Tom Johnson of Newport Beach and Peter Johnson of Manteca, sister and brother-in-law Joe and Marty Blum of Santa Barbra and their three ...
Joe N. Terra, 75, of Manteca, passed away peacefully on Jan. 2. He was born on Oct. 27, 1933. He was a former president of the FESM Portuguese Festa, and also a member. He was also former president of the Tracy Portuguese marching band. Joe loves pending time with his family, enjoying activities such as fishing, camping and gardening with them.
Timothy Ken Rodelander, 42 years-old, born December 3, 1966, passed away January 24, 2009.
Valton Boyles, 89, of Susanville, CA passed away peacefully on January 31, 2009. He was born December 29, 1919 in Hartshorn, OK, to the late John & Virginia Boyles. He is survived by his children: Mary Hopewell and husband Leo Bruce of Napa; John V. Boyles & wife Diana of Yuba City; and Bobby O. Boyles & wife Pamela of Pottsboro, TX. Grandchildren include: David Boyles, Christina Boyles, Monica (Gonzalves) Boyles, Daisea (Raniey) Boyles; ...
Frank G. Cargill, 83, of Manteca, passed away Saturday, January 31, 2009 at St. Joseph's Hospital.
Margaret Rinzler, 89, passed away peacefully on December 29, 2008, in Arroyo Grande, California.
Joyce "Joy" DeSoto passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, Jan. 28, at age 67.
Don Fisher passed away peacefully in his sleep during the early morning hours of Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009. Don was greeted in heaven by his wife of 43 years Evelyn Fisher, his son Richard (Patty) Ulibarri and by his parents Henry and Delta Fisher. Don will be missed by his daughter Nancy (Greg) Stryker of Ceres, sons; Randy (Kathy) Ulibarri, Gary (Mary) Ulibarri, Anthony (Norma) Ulibarri of Manteca, daughters; Karen Stanton, Karla Smith, Kellye Fisher and ...
Willis W. Runnels passed away January 26, 2009 in Clinton, Utah at the age of 70. Born in Cache, OK, he was a long-time resident of Stockton and Manteca, and lived the past few years in Utah. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and golf and enjoyed going on short road trips in his car. He is survived by his wife, Jacqueline Wallmann of Utah children Greg Runnels of Modesto, Terry Pinol of Bay Point, David Runnels ...
William "Bill" Perry Sr., 85, entered into rest on January 27, 2009 in Manteca, He was born on June 13, 1923 in Manteca to Mr. and Mrs. Edward O. and Angela Perry. He joins his parents as well as his sister in heaven, Marjorie Perry. Mr. Perry is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years Clydene Perry; and Children; Veronica Seamas and husband Joe of Manteca, William Perry Jr. and wife Christi of Manteca, ...
Robert B. May, 88, was born June 14, 1925 in Manchester, Tennessee and passed away at home in Manteca, CA on December 4, 2013.
Marian Macedo Leal, 95, entered into rest surrounded by her children on Monday, December 9, 2013. She was born on April 6, 1918, in Stevenson, California to Diogo and Mary Macedo. She joins her beloved husband, Frank Leal, Jr., in heaven.
Bernice Odell Smith, age 98, entered into rest on December 8, 2013 in Manteca. She was born on July 15, 1915 in Greenville, South Carolina to the late John and Cora Banks. In addition to her parents she also preceded in death by her husband, Arthur P. Smith Sr., of 47 years; a son, Gerald Medlock, a daughter, Shirley Hicks; her brother, John F. Banks, and two sisters, Lucille Medlock and Hazel Shirley. Bernice was a resident of Manteca for 60 years.
Bonnie Compartore, age 80, entered into rest on December 6, 2013 in Manteca. She was born on December 1, 1933 in Kansas City, Missouri. She moved to San Leandro in 1961 and lived there with her family until they moved to Manteca, where she has resided the past 11 years. Bonnie is preceded in death by two sisters, Carol Del Cima and Shirley Oswell.
Jerry De Boer, a lifetime resident of Ripon, CA passed away suddenly on December 6, 2013. He was 68 years old. Jerry was born March 20, 1945 in French Camp, CA. He attended Ripon Unified Schools and graduated in 1963 from Ripon High School. Shortly after, he enlisted in the United States Navy and served one tour in Vietnam.
Phyllis Forkas of Manteca, CA died peacefully in her sleep early on Thanksgiving Day, 2013, in Davis, CA
Catherine Marie Burke (Kitty) passed away on December 5, 2013 due to complications from COPD.
Rae Ann Rudd, 73, passed away peacefully in her Manteca home, surrounded by family, on Nov. 20, 2013. A 40-year resident of Manteca, she was born in her home on Dec. 17, 1940 in San Juan Bautista, California. She graduated with highest honors from San Benito High School and attended San Joaquin Delta College. Married for over 57 years to her husband, Claude, with whom she had five children, she was both homemaker and manager ...
Pedro "Pete" Torres Jr., 54, entered into rest Friday, November 22, 2013 surrounded by his loving family in Modesto California. He was born on January 19, 1959 in Laredo, Texas to Mr. Pedro Sr. and Rosalia Torres. Pete leaves behind his loving parents as well as his adored daughters; Rachel Wicklander and husband Adam, Victoria Torres and Brenda Torres all of San Jose. He was blessed with one grandbaby, Aiden Wicklander. In addition Pedro leaves ...
Melvin Lowell Cantrell "The Big Indian", age 71, entered into rest on November 12, 2013 in Carmichael, CA. He was born on January 3, 1942 in California.
Ricard "Ricky" Betz, 91, entered into rest surrounded by her family on November 30, 2013 in Lathrop. She was born February 7, 1922 in Fallon, NV. She leaves behind her loving children; Sharon Brown of Manteca, Robert Betz Jr. and wife Sally of Fremont, Dianne Groll and husband Joseph of Fremont, Brad Betz and wife Sue of Manteca, Darlene Hill-Betz of Stockton, and Jeff Betz of Lathrop. Ricky was blessed with 19 grandchildren and ...
Evelyn (Susie) Grace Moore passed away at her home of 57 years in Manteca on November 25, 2013. Evelyn was born in Blackwell, OK on January 24, 1931.
Pearl P. Howard, 92, a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribe of Oklahoma, who walked on in the path of righteousness, entered into rest on November 23, 2013, in Manteca, CA. She was born in Norman, OK on April 20, 1921. In 1941 she relocated to Galt, CA where she met and then married the love of her life. She lived in Galt, Lodi, Ripon, seven years in Walnut Grove, and 32 years on Ryer Island. She moved to Manteca in 1987.
Mrs. Amparo Ann Cruz Epinoza passed on Monday evening, November 25th, 2013. She was the firstborn of 13 children born to Mercedes Trejo Cruz and Dionicio Lopez Cruz. Her father worked for the railroad company in El Paso, Texas, where Ann was born. The family lived in New Mexico and later Arizona before eventually settling in California's Central Valley. Ann attended Calla Grammar School and graduated from Manteca High School at the ...
Robert F. Platt, age 59, entered into rest on Nov. 18, 2013, at Doctors Hospital in Modesto. He was born on Aug. 3, 1954 in Tracy, CA. He is preceded in death by his father, Roy Platt and two brothers, Bill Platt and Carl Hedegard. He was a lifetime resident of Manteca.