Richard "Dick" Yost, 74, entered into rest on April 5, 2009 in Manteca.
Our dad, Worth Seabrook Rough, a believer in the Lord Jesus Christ, now resides in his permanent home in heaven forever because of our Lord God's unlimited grace; a grace which resulted in the perfect and efficacious sacrifice of His Son on the cross.
Everett Albert Wells, 97 of Port Richy, Florida was born in Clark's Beach, New Foundland on February 7, 1912 to Samuel and Mary Wells. Everett passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 1, 2009.
Jerry Sexton passed away on March 31, 2009.
Jimmie Leona Shoup, 82 years of age, passed away in her sleep March 31, 2009, in Manteca.
Leland L. Weeden, 87, entered into rest on March 30, 2009 in Manteca.
Alexander "Al" Karas, 85, entered into rest on March 28, 2009 in Manteca, California. He was born on November 1, 1923 in Newark, NJ. He is preceded in death by is beloved wife Trilma "Pat" Karas and daughter Chris Cox.
Oliver Carl Teer, 94, entered into rest on March 27, 2009 in Manteca, California. He was born on June 12, 1914 in Post, Texas. He was preceded by his beloved wife Almeda Teer.
Alexander "Al" Karas, 85, entered into rest on March 28, 2009 in Manteca. He was born on November 1, 1923 in Newark, NJ. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Trilma "Pat" Karas and daughter Chris Cox.
Reed Mantle Oborn, 65, passed away March 22, 2009 of natural causes at Doctors Hospital in Manteca. Reed was born Sept. 17, 1943 in Tooele, Utah, to Henry Melvin and Jennie Leone Mantle Oborn. He grew up in Tooele and graduated from Tooele High School, where he was very active in sports.
Glen C. Taylor Jr., 88, entered into the presence of his Savior on March 22, 2009 in Manteca, California. He was born on May 14, 1920 in Buhl, Idaho to Mr and Mrs. Glen and Alice Taylor Sr. He was a resident of Manteca for the past 13 years and previously of Contra Costa for 46 years. Glen was preceded in death by his beloved wife Hazel Taylor as well as his parents.
Evelyn Ann Louis, 88, passed away on March 25, 2009 in Sacramento. Born Evelyn Ann Lucas on September 21, 1921 in Knights Ferry, CA she was the last of thirteen children of an immigrant father, John A. Lucas, from the Azores Islands. Her mother, Mary Gloria King – Lucas, was native to California. She grew up in Escalon and the Manteca area where she met her husband of 59 years, Ernie Louis, who has preceded her in death. Tracy has been her home for many years before moving to Sacramento a year ago.
Beloved wife of Edward H Cooper passed peacefully and entered into Heaven with her ever faithful husband and family at her side.
James Woodrow Russell, 72, entered into rest on March 9, 2009 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He was born on February 12, 1937 in Statesville, North Carolina, to Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow and Virginia Russell. He joins his parents in heaven as well as one sister, Shirley Hollbrook-Wetzel.
Bert Willmirth died March 21, 2009 in Manteca. He was born in Jacksonville, Illinois, on October 10, 1913. He resided in San Luis Obispo from 1923 until moving to Merrill Gardens in Manteca in 2006.
Jimmy (Doc) Sevedge, 59, entered into rest on June 22, in North Adams, MA.
Velma Theresa VanDerostyne passed away peacefully, with family at her side, on July 16, 2014.
Linda Lou Friggle, age 70, entered into rest on May 28, 2014 in Manteca. She was born on April 29, 1944 in Red Oak, Oklahoma to the late William and Myrtle Mitchell. She was also preceded in death by her son, Jimmy Friggle.
Jerry "Catfish" Hedlund, age 71, entered into rest on July 5, 2014, in Manteca. He was born on January 17, 1942, in Grass Valley, CA. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia. Jerry was a resident of Manteca for the past 43 years.
Kenneth Gary De Jong, 73, went to be with the Lord surrounded by his loving family at his home in Ripon on July 14.
Beverly Jean Laffranchi, 80, entered into rest on July 12, 2014 in Modesto, Ca. She was born on November 4, 1933 in French Camp, Ca. to the late Mr. and Mrs. Fred and Violet Elliott. She joins her parents in heaven as well as her husband Alex Laffranchi.
Beulah Stevens, beloved wife, friend, aunt, grandmother and great-grandmother found her final peace on July 4, 2014 in Porterville, California at the age of 94.
Miles Kelley was born in Stockton, CA on June 6, 1952. He died in Hughson, CA on June 29, 2014 after a lengthy illness. He resided in Manteca, CA for most of his life.
Denise Couvrette Thompson, a native of Montreal (Verdun), Quebec, Canada, passed away at home in Manteca, California on June 25, 2014. Denise is survived by five children, Robert (Bobby) Thompson, Norman Thompson, Louise Braden, Diane La Valley, and Patrick Thompson and eight grandchildren and many great grandchildren.
Jo Alva Fortuny-Davis, born December 1, 1929 and longtime resident of Manteca, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 6, 2014. A resident of St. Jude's Care Center, Jo Alva is survived by her children; Mikel Fortuny, Tina Fisher, John Fortuny III, Tony Fortuny, Ed Fortuny, her sister Pat Miller and family and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be missed dearly. Services for Jo Alva will be held privately. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude's Care Center in Manteca. Funeral services provided by DeYoung Memorial Chapel in Stockton.
Oval H. Adkins "Bud", 81 entered into rest on July 4, 2014 in Manteca. He was born on November 30, 1932 in West Virginia to Abner and Bertha Adkins. Bud is preceded in death by his parents and siblings.
Over his 98, years of life, Joe Martinez lived with love, passion and integrity. One of 11 children to Ysabel and Francisco Avila, Joe was born in San Bernardino, CA, raised in Richmond, CA, and for the last 30 years, lived in Manteca, CA.
Betty Glenn, 93, of Manteca went to be with the Lord on July 7, 2014.
Vicente "Ben" Cruz, 70, entered into rest on July 1, 2014, in Yosemite, Ca. He was born on Dec. 3, 1943, in Guam. He joins his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Manuel and Isabel Cruz, in heaven as well as his two siblings, Maria and Manuel Cruz.