Surrounded by her loving family Mary R. Duenas, 94, entered into rest on January 23, 2017 in Manteca. She was born in her home town of Nogales, Mexico on January 27, 1922. She is preceded in death by her parents Antonio and Belen Rodriguez, beloved husband Anselmo Duenas, her son Peter Espinoza and her grandson Antonio Duenas.
Larry entered into rest on January 18, 2017 in Manteca, CA after a battle with cancer. Larry was born in Oakland, CA. Larry graduated from University of CA with honors in Forestry. Larry retired from the U.S. Forest Service.
Edward Fikse, Jr. passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, January 14, 2017 and has joined hands again with his wife, Gretta, in heaven. Born in Volga, Iowa to Rev. Edward and Elbertina Fikse, Ed was raised in a christian home with his three brothers and four sisters. Ed developed a love for the Lord that would carry him through his whole life, and even to church camp where he spotted his future wife, Gretta. After graduating from high school in Oakland, CA, Ed joined the US Army and served during the Korean War. After returning home, he and ...
Dawna Lynn Cascio passed away at her Manteca family home of her mother Linda and step-father Edward Janas on January 13, 2017 at the age of 45. It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to our loving daughter, sister, aunt, niece, awesome family and friend who is survived by her mother Linda Janas, sisters Gina and Kristy; father Vincent Cascio, uncle John Ursini, niece Myshael Baker, nephews Benjamin Foote, Sean Janas, great niece Mykayla Murrieta, Godparents Danny and Carol Ohlmeyer, countless uncles, cousins, family and friends.
Dolores Yvonne Esteves, 88, entered into rest on January 9, 2017 in Manteca. She was born on July 2, 1928 in Ripon, CA to the late Manuel and Maria Esteves. In heaven, Dolores joins her son David Tagliabue and her grandson David Christopher Tagliabue as well as all her many siblings and her parents.
When the heavenly kingdom becomes too populated with Dodgers fans, adjustments must be made. And on December 24th, 2016, the Lord called upon devout San Francisco Giants fan Peter William Skillsky, age 55, of Manteca, CA to add balance to the heavens. Known as "Pete" by friends and family, he passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home in Manteca, CA surrounded by family.
Roberta M. Hallbourg died peacefully in her home on January 7, 2017 surrounded by her family and friends. She was 91years old. Berta was born on October 2, 1925 in Newport, Rhode Island to Bernard J. Harvey and Mabel King Minkler, one of six children. She grew up in Newport, and in 1942 met Gus Hallbourg, the brother of her best friend Shirley, while he was home on leave. They married on January 5, 1946 and moved to Spokane, WA so he could resume his baseball career. They moved to Stockton in 1947, started their family, and eventually settled in ...