Robert Hunt was a long time farmer in the Manteca area and a former heavy equipment operator. He was a World War II Veteran, a graduate of the University of Davis with a degree in History and where he played football and was voted one of the two top Guards in the Far Western Conference. He was being recruited by the LA Rams, but an injury ended his football career. His nick name on the team was Tiny and at 6'2" he was the biggest guy on the team.
Maria Refugio Rider (Castellanos), 85, entered into rest on April 27, 2010 in Manteca, California. She was born on July 4, 1924 in Jalisco to the late Mr. and Mrs. Jesus and Maria (Navarro) Castellanos. She joins her husband in heaven Robert E. Rider as well as her siblings Emma, Imelda, and Ivan.
Ruth A. Thomson passed away on April 19, 2010 at Bethany Home in Ripon, California, at the age of 85. She was born on August 8, 1924 in Cleveland, Tennessee, to the late Harvey and Lillie Thompson. Ruth was preceded in death by her late husband of 46 years, Robert S. Thomson, and her daughter, the late Barbara Thomson Kelley.
Maria Refugio Rider (Castellanos), 85, entered into rest on April 27, 2010 in Manteca, California. She was born on July 4, 1924 in Jalisco to the late Mr. and Mrs. Jesus and Maria (Navarro) Castellanos. She joins her husband in heaven, Robert E. Rider, as well as her siblings Emma, Imelda, and Ivan.
Cynthia (Beattie) Garcia, 78-years-old and a native and resident of French Camp, CA., passed away peacefully on April 25, 2010. She was preceded in death by parents L. Cleveland and Alice Beattie, and her siblings "Junior" and Patricia "Pat" Beattie. She is survived by her only child, Kathleen "Kathy" Garcia from her prior marriage to Leo Garcia. Cynthia was a graduate of French Camp Elementary and Manteca High School. She owned and operated the family business "Beattie's Grocery" the majority of her life.
Anna "Darline" MacCready, 80, entered into rest on April 24, 2010 in Modesto, California. She was born on November 4, 1929 in Quanta, Texas, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Auther and Hattie Pruitt. She was preceded in death by her daughter Anna Marie MacCready and siblings; D.L., Bob, Pauline, and Ruby-Gene.
Anna "Darline" MacCready, 80, entered into rest on April 24, 2010 in Modesto, California. She was born on November 4, 1929 in Quanta, Texas, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Auther and Hattie Pruitt. She is preceded in death by her daughter Anna Marie MacCready and siblings; D.L., Bob, Pauline, and Ruby-Gene.
Curtis Dancy, 67, of Tracy, passed away at home in the care of his loving family. Curtis was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He loved collecting, fishing, hunting, gold prospecting, and writing poems about the railroad. He was always ready to lend a helping hand to his family and friends.
Former Tracy resident Mary Ellen Cisneroz, 61, passed away unexpectedly surrounded by her immediate family on April 20, 2010 in French Camp. Born on August 15, 1948 in French Camp, but she was raised in Tracy, moved to Manteca for 14 years before settling in Riverbank for the past three years.
Edith M. Katelinek, 92, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother entered into rest on March, 17, 2015. She was born March 26, 1922 in Centralia Illinois to Frank and Louise Parks.
Guadalupe Gutierrez Ortiz Sr.,70, entered into rest on March 9, 2015 surrounded by his loving family at his bedside. He was born on February 26, 1945 in Palo Alto, CA. In heaven he joins his parents Felix and Anita Ortiz as well as his brother Ruben Ortiz and brother in law Henry Charles.
Dennis Irving Bedford, 77, entered into rest on February 21, 2015 in Manteca. He was born in New York on September 4, 1937 to Fred and Audrey Bedford. In heaven he joins his adored wife Betty Smith Bedford.
Doug Haro was born in Stockton, California on August 22, 1948 to Fred and Marilyn Haro. In 1964 Doug met the love of his life, Maxine Severin at Calvary Baptist Church in Stockton, California. They were married May 11, 1967. Doug enlisted in the Army in 1967 and did a tour of duty in Vietnam from 1968 to 1969 in the First Air Cavalry. Doug and Maxine then raised two children, Wendi and Brannon Haro. In 1973 Doug made a career in law enforcement with Stockton Police Department, where he served in areas of patrol, traffic, narcotics, training officer, and ...