Eleanor Lawrence Gikas, 83, passed away on Sunday, February 21. Eleanor was born in Stockton and graduated from Stockton High School. She lived in Manteca for over 50 years where she raised her children. Eleanor was known for her infectious laugh and love for entertaining. She had a kind and generous spirit and was involved in the community through various clubs and organizations such as the Emblem Club, Iris Club, California Woman for Agriculture, and Manteca Soroptimist. Traveling was one of her favorite hobbies.
Edward A. "Arlie" Rhodes, Sr., 64, passed away suddenly on Monday, February 22, 2010 in Manteca. He was born March 12, 1945 in Charleston, WV to Paul and Ruby Rhodes. In Heaven he joins his parents and brother, Jedediah "Al" Rhodes.
Jean R. Marsden, 74, died on Saturday, February 20 at New Hope Care Center in Tracy. She was born on April 28, 1935 and was a resident of Tracy.
Services for Douglas Walter Brodie are set for 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at the DeYoung Funeral Home Shoreline Chapel located at 7676 Shoreline Drive near I-5 and Hammer Lane in Stockton.
A 1945 graduate of Manteca High School and the author of two books, Douglas Walter Brodie, 83, died Saturday, February 13, in Stockton.
Virginia Guzman, 23, passed away suddenly on Sunday, February 14, in Modesto. She was born on October 26, 1986 in San Jose, CA and has resided in Manteca for the past 20 years. Vicky, as she was known to her friends and family, attended Sequoia Elementary School and Manteca High school.
Robert Raymond Lange was born in South Dakota in 1929 to the Reverand Belno and Freida Lange. In 1943 the family moved to Stockton, CA where Bob's father was pastor of St. Andrew's Lutheran Church. Bob loved to cook and began his restaurant career at Hazel's Drive-In in Stockton. He graduated from Concordia Lutheran College (high school) in Oakland, CA in 1947.
Truman L. Bailey, 74, entered into rest on Thursday, February 18 in Manteca. He was born on January 6, 1936 in Texas. He was a resident of Manteca for the past two years previously of Richmond, Cal. He joins his brother Clyde Bailey in heaven.
Virginia (Jinny) Evelyn Corey, 65, longtime Ripon resident, passed away unexpectedly in Maui, HI, while on vacation on Monday, February 15. She was born September 22, 1945 in Bell, CA. She spent her youth in the Southern Califonria area and graduated from Bonita High School in 1963. After high school, she moved to the Bay Area where she worked for Kodak and volunteered at Ruskin Elementary School.
Alfred A Dunson, 78, died on Saturday, February 13.
A 1973 graduate of East Union High School and a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma Marilynne Kay "Katie"Hilburn Stone, 55, passed away in Illinois February 8, 2010 with her husband Ken at her side.
Mildred M. "Millie" Meck, 91, of Girard, died Saturday, February 13, at her residence in Girard.
Luis Rodriguez Jr., 68, entered into rest on February 13, 2010 in Manteca, California. He was born on April 9, 1941 in El Paso, Texas, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Luis and Lorenza Rodriguez. Luis was a resident of the Manteca area for the past 13 years.
Marjorie F. Crom, age 94, of Manteca, passed away on Monday, February 15, at Bethany Home in Ripon. She was born on December 28, 1915 in Walnut Grove, Calif. She came to Manteca in 1919 at the age of 3 years.
Norma Jean Johnson, 59, entered into rest on Friday, February 12, surrounded by her loving family in Manteca. She was born on September 29, 1950 in New Mexico to the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert and Patricia Johnson.
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.
Wyonna Jeanette Binns, 84, passed away March 18, 2015 in Manteca, CA. She left her family to be with the lord.
Stanley Thomas Hogan passed away suddenly on March 23, 2015 in Manteca, CA at the age of 57. Stanley was born on December 3, 1956 in Oakland, CA and has been a resident of Manteca for the past 28 years.
Dorothy Jackson passed away peacefully at her home at the age of 82 on March 23, 2015 with her son and daughter by her side. Dorothy was born on July 2, 1932 in Grand Forks, ND. She has been a resident of Ripon for the past 12 years.
Keith A. Gerding, 64, entered into rest on Sunday, March 22, 2015 in Manteca CA. Keith was born March 1, 1951 in Oakland, CA.
Celebration of life is at Calvary Community Church, 815 W. Lathrop Road, Manteca. Celebration starts at 10:30 a.m. Hilda (Geri) Elias was born on Sept. 24, 1931 to Joseph and Virgina Aguiar in Oakland, Ca. She passed away at Manteca Care and Rehab alongside her family on March 17.
Aline was born in Randlett, Oklahoma, on July 1, 1935 and passed away in French Camp, California, on March 20, 2015.