Carlos A. Martinez, 55, of Manteca, passed away on April 30, 2010 in Manteca. Carlos was born on November 4, 1954 in Progreso Morelos, Mexico, and was a resident of Manteca for the past seven years. He was an herb specialist and was a member of Iglesia Comunitaria Centra Vida. Carlos is survived by his companion, Cecilia Martinez; his children, Patricia Martinez and Carlos Alberto Martinez; his grandchildren, Litzy Consuelo Garcia, Luis Gael Garcia, and Patricia Yolotzyn Garcia; his brothers, Ipolinar Popoca and Antonio Estevan Reymundo Santiago Salgado; and his sisters Margarita Popoca and Elena Amada Reyna Isabel Laureles Zalgado.
Ruby M. Carson (Arnold), 90, died on Thursday, April 29, at her residence in Modesto. She was born on May 24, 1919 in Bartley, Nebraska, and lived in Modesto for four years. She was preceded in death by her late husband, Eugene N. Carson.
Jason Allen Hoffman, 35, died on Monday, April 26, 2010 at UCSF Medical Center in San Francisco. He was born on January 17, 1975 in Manteca and was a lifetime resident.
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.
Robert Morgan, 58, passed away suddenly on Monday, April 26, 2010.
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.
Dianne Gayle Sexton, 62, passed away at home in Manteca with her family by her side on April 27, 2010.
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.
Jason Allen Hoffman, 35, died on Monday, April 26, 2010, at UCSF Medical Center in San Francisco. He was born on January 17, 1975 in Manteca and was a lifetime resident.
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.
Carol Sue Mackey, 76, entered into eternal rest on April 26, 2010 in Modesto, California. She was born on August 3, 1933 in Marshall, Arkansas, to the late McKinley and Alva (Griffith) O'Neal.
Robert Morgan, 58, passed away suddenly on Monday, April 26, 2010.
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.
Brenda Gayle Preyer, 61, entered into rest on March 15, 2015. She was born February 2, 1954 in Fairfield CA. Brenda is survived by her husband of 41 years John, her son Johnny and his wife Antoinette, son Michael and his wife Audea. Also her father Frank and six siblings; Marsha, Jeffrey, Wanda, Frank, Harold and Omar Whiten. In addition Brenda is survived by her 6 grandchildren whom she adored.
Evelyn Ann Angulo, 52, entered into rest surrounded by her loving family on March 27, 2015 in Manteca. She was born on May 3, 1962 in Compton, CA. In heaven she joins her father Arthur Franklin Thompson.
Elsie Silva, 82, entered into rest on April 1, 2015 in Hughson, CA. She was born on October 6, 1932 in Tracy to the late Manuel and Aldena Telles. She joins her parents in heaven, as well as her husband of 55 years, George Silva and her two brothers Manuel and Edward Telles.
The Wilverding family lost its patriarch Wednesday, April 1, 2015 when George F. Wilverding Sr. succumbed after a long brave battle with cancer. Born November 18, 1933, George grew up in Scranton, PA where he started his family before moving to Manteca in 1981. George had a unique personality that always kept his family and friends amused. He was a huge fan of golf, UFC, and Mike and Mike in the morning, and of course DA-BEARS! his main hobby was Tuesday night poker with the guys.
Angela "Pat" McGregor was born November 8, 1918 to Thomas and Marie (Grasso) Murphy in Berkeley, California, and passed from this life on March 11, 2015 in Manteca. She graduated from Berkeley High School and entered the work force as a clerk for the Southern Pacific Railroad, where she met the love of her life, James W. McGregor. She and Jim settled in Berkeley, where he was a Firefighter, and raised their four children, Patricia, Michael, Marie and Margaret. Pat was involved with all her children's activities and active in the Ladies Auxiliary of the Berkeley Firefighters Association. Once ...
Evelyn Irene Webb, 95, passed away peacefully at home on April 1, 2015. She was born on March 5, 1920 in Tracy, California and spent her pre-school years in Pacific Grove where her father had a fishing business. Later, the family moved back to the Valley where her father became a dairy farmer in Manteca. She attended elementary and high school in Escalon and was a resident of Manteca for most of her life.
Jose Raul Alvarez Graciano, 81, entered into rest surrounded by his family on January 7, 2015 in Manteca. He was born in Mexico on November 14, 1933.
Melvin "Mike" Loureiro was born 93 years ago on July 7, 1921, on the property that he still lived on, until his death on March 28, 2015.