Jean Doris Stettnichs, 80, was taken by our Lord on February 21, 2015 in Salida, Ca. surrounded by her family. She was born in Cache, Arkansas on August 20, 1934 to the late Howard and Sadie Mitchell. In heaven she joins her parents as well as her adored daughter Twilla Galapon, siblings, Raymond Mitchell, Bill Mitchell and Carma Mitchell.
Sam Scott Battista of Turlock, CA worked as a butcher at Turlock Supermarket, a mechanic at Olson's Tractor Repair, a driver for Airgas, a housepainter with his father, brother, and nephew, and was a Master Craftsman. He was as proud of his work restoring downtown Turlock as he was building wheelchair ramps for his loved ones. He was truly a Sam-Of-All-Trades.
Gary Herman Schlavin passed away peacefully at Kaiser Hospital in Fremont after a lengthy illness.
Barbara Anne Spencer passed away on Friday, Feb. 20, at the age of 69.
Mrs. Jacqueline L. "Jackie" Shriver died peacefully at home on February 15, 2015 in Arroyo Grande, California at the age of 79.
Thomas Rey, 85, entered into rest on February 20, 2015 at his home in Stockton. He was born May 31, 1929 in Fresno, CA. He is preceded in death by his daughter Lori Rey Beach. Thomas is survived by his wife Margaret Ann, daughter Tommiette Rey, and son Ronald (Linda Sue) Rey. He was blessed with two grandchildren, Juraidi Rey, and Zachary Rey, as well as a great grandson Tyler Thomas Rey, step-granddaughter Jessica Miller, and step-great grandson, Jakob Miller.
Douglas Gene Johnson, born March 4, 1950 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Louis and Betty Johnson.
Roger Falge passed away after a brief time in Hospice care while visiting his children in Washington State. He was born in New York City and lived in Manteca for the past 20 years. Roger practiced as a Marriage and Family Counselor locally for most of those years. He was deeply committed to helping his many clients. He was also devoted to his religion and was a parishioner at St. Anthony's Catholic Church.
Betty Lourene Field, 90, entered into rest on February 20, 2015 in Manteca. She was born on August 30, 1924 in Lodi Ca. She is preceded in death by her parents Martin and Reva Glynn as well as, her brothers Martin and Leon and her beloved husband Richard Field.
Ruby Irwin, teacher, amateur gardener and longtime resident of Northern California, died Friday, Feb. 20, in Lodi. She was 95.
Inocencio Esquillo 81, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, February 15, 2015 in Lathrop California, He was born on October 14, 1933 to the late Gregorio and Simiona Esquillo in the Philippines.
Donald Shupe, 86, entered into rest on February 21, 2015 in Manteca, Ca. He was born in Nebraska on September 16, 1928. He is preceded in death by his wife Verna Shupe.
Leona M. Smith entered into rest on February 17, 2015 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born November 18, 1926 in Westwood CA. She joins her husband Ralph, son Earnest, and granddaughter Rebecca Anne Leister in heaven. Leona is survived by her son Ralph L (Pearl) Smith, daughter Sallie J (Donald) Leister and Brother, William Potorf. She was blessed with 8 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and 4 great-great grandchildren.
Gerald Gary Rheinor, 76, entered into rest on Thursday, February 19, 2015 in Manteca. He was born on March 12, 1938 in Oakland, to the late Charles and Harriet Rheinor.
Barbara Jean Harnden (83) of Modesto, CA passed away February 7, 2015 at Bethany Home in Ripon, CA. Born
Donna Dell Kinser, 82, died peacefully in her sleep on May 11, 2015 in Manteca, CA. Donna was born on 1932 in Oakland, CA.
Beverly Ann Steves, age 76, entered into rest on May 19, 2015 in Manteca. She was born on February 2, 1939 in Arizona. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Frank P. Steves.
Sandra (Sandy) Ann Morris, 69, passed away Saturday, May 9, 2015 at St. Joseph's Hospital after a long illness. She was born in Hollywood, CA on January 13, 1946.
Dine (Deenee) Burtt Pedersen, 91, entered into rest on May 11, 2015 in Manteca. She was born on November 4, 1923 in Galt to the late Nicholas and Henrika Kooy.
Surround by his loving family, Sal Castro Jr. was called home to be with the Lord on May 10, 2015. He was born on December 18, 1938 in Watsonville, CA to the late Mr. and Mrs. Salomon Sr. and Edith Vigil Castro.
Paul Allen Rebeiro, 59, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. He was born November 30, 1955 in Tracy to Barbara and Frank Rebeiro. Paul attended St. Bernard's Catholic School and graduated from Tracy High in 1974. Mr. Rebeiro work for Costco as a fleet supervisor and proudly called Manteca home for the past 35 years.
Mary Dell Briggs, 88, passed away on Mother's Day, May 10, in Stockton. Born to Lonnie and Mae Davis on November 25, 1926, in Flippin, Arkansas, Dell was the second of four daughters: Anna McCoy of Manteca, California; Reola Johnson of Las Vegas, Nevada (deceased); and Lonene Britt of Mountain Home, Arkansas. Dell always lit up, her blue eyes shining and her Southern drawl breaking through, in her treasured time with, and when talking about, her sisters.
Jason Alexander Combs, 19, entered the gates of heaven on Saturday, May 9, 2015 in Manteca. He was born on March 22, 1996 in Fremont, California. Jason joins his grandmother Eulalia, whom passed away just one day before him.
Virginia Lee Weis, of Lafayette, passed away suddenly at the Walnut Creek Kaiser Hospital on April 15, 2015 following a cardiac arrest. Virginia was born on November 20, 1934 in Colville, WA to Tom and Sarah Clark. She moved to California when she was a Junior and finished high school in Manteca.
P.L. Fry and Son is honored to serve the Ritchie family. Graveside service will be held on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 1:30 pm at Parkview Cemetery, 3661 East French Camp Road, French Camp, CA. He will be laid to rest with full military honors.
Mary Petrucci, 91, entered into rest on April 30, 2015 at her home in Manteca, CA. She was born to Joseph and Josephine Bonnici February 9, 1924 in San Francisco, CA.
Elizabeth (Lib) Gomas daughter of the late Judson and Grace Rhoads, wife of the late Gene F. Gomas passed away April 29, 2015.
Daniel Marvin Godfrey, 73, entered into rest on April 28, 2015 in Cushing, OK. He was born January 16, 1943. Daniel is predeceased by his wife of 36 years Janet Godfrey and his son William Godfrey.
Mary Johnson entered into rest on April 30, 2015 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson, CA at the age of 67. Mary was born on June 26, 1947 in Stockton, CA.
Emelia May Enos was the first child born to Freeman (Phillip) and Minnie Enos on May 27, 1925 in Honolulu, HI and passed away in Manteca, CA on April 29, 2015.