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.
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.
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 son Kevin Fisher as well as by his ten grandchildren and one great grandson. He is survived by his brothers; Ralph Fisher, John Fisher ...
Willis W. Runnels passed away January 26, 2009 in Clinton, Utah at the age of 70.
William "Bill" Perry Sr., 85, entered into rest on January 27, 2009 in Manteca,
Evelyn Grace Risenhoover, 80, entered into rest on January 19, 2009 in Modesto. She was born on March 13, 1928 in Manteca to Mr. & Mrs. Manuel and Loretta Silva. She is preceded in death by her sister Gertrude Silva.
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.