Valencia "Len" Sutton, 51, entered into rest on Monday, December 21, in Manteca. She was born on May 12, 1958 in Port Arthur, Texas. She joins her mother in heaven, Audrey Mae Pete, brother, Iran Pete, sister, Eva Jane Pete, mother-in-law, Junita Nelson and sister-in-law, Patrice Wright.
Gerry C. Gomes, 88, of Manteca, passed into God's loving arms on Tuesday, Dec. 22, at the Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson, CA. She was born in Manteca, on August 5, 1921 to Rose E. and Tony L. Gomes who were dairy farmers. She was one of 9 children and she grew up in the Manteca/Ripon area. Gerry loved music. A skilled guitar player in her early 20s, she played her guitar and harmonica and sang on KTRB radio station in Modesto on the Chester Smith children's weekly program in the 1940's. Throughout her years ...
Steven Robert Corbett, 52, a 1975 graduate of East Union High School, died December 13, 2009 following a lengthy illness while surrounded by his family in a Salt Lake City hospital.
Larry E. Sevor, 71, entered into rest on Friday, December 18, in Manteca. He was born on August 28, 1938 in Madison, Florida, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Felix and Hazel Sevor. He joins his parents in heaven as well as his siblings; James Lowell Sevor and Sandra Elaine Sevor. Larry was a resident of Manteca for 47 years.
Olee Monroe passed away on Friday at Oak Valley Hospital in Oakdale, she was 88 years old. She had been a resident of Oakdale for the past 4 years and a previous resident of Bandera, Texas and Escalon.
Plutarco "Pete" Chaves, 81, entered into rest on Thursday, December 17, in Manteca. He was born on June 28, 1928 in New Mexico to the late Mr. and Mrs. Felix and Josephine Chaves. He joins his parents in heaven as well as his siblings; Lola Duran and Bonnie Chaves.
Steven Robert Corbett, 52, a 1975 graduate of East Union High School died December 13, 2009 following a lengthy illness while surrounded by his family in a Salt Lake City hospital.
Agnes Marie Fuller passed away suddenly on Tuesday, December 8, at the age of 90. She was born October 25, 1919 in Spokane, Washington to the late John & Imogene Gordon. Prior to moving to Stockton, she lived her entire life in Post Falls, ID. She leaves behind her daughter, Shery Tibbets of Stockton; sister, Alice Boucner of Spokane, WA; four grandchildren, Lue-Anne Herron, Luther "Lou" Tibbets, Angela Duncan and Nicole Duncan. She was also blessed with four great-grandchildren.
John Peters, 66, entered into rest on Dec. 16, 2009 in Manteca, California. He was born on Feb. 25, 1943 to the late Mr. and Mrs. David and Mildred Peters in Nebraska. John joins his parents in heaven as well as his brother David Peters.
Garri Brown, 60, of Conway, formerly of Manteca, died Thursday, Dec. 3.
Donna Jean Blesie, 78, of Manteca, passed away at the Hospice of San Joaquin after an extended battle with cancer. She was born Donna Jean Sackett on July 23, 1931, on a farm near Greenfield, Iowa, the daughter of Hiram and Dorothy Sackett. She has lived in Manteca for the last 13 years.
Stanley A. Terry, 62, passed away December 13 in Manteca. He was born in San Jose, California, to Alice Terry of Manteca and the late Stanley J. "O.G." Terry. He leaves behind his three sons; Stanley R. "Stan" Terry and wife, Elizabeth of Pleasanton, David Terry of Morgan Hill and Jeff Terry of San Jose; and siblings, Kathlyn A. Lafferty of Fremont and Stephen P. Terry of Clearlake. He was also blessed with 2 grandchildren, Haley Terry and Hayden, Terry and 3 cousins, Joseph Phillips, Layne Lee and Lynette Terry. He is also survived by his former wife of ...
Cirila Maria Acosta passed away peacefully on Dec. 9, 2009 in Manteca, California. She was born on March 29, 1917 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte in the Philippines.
Maria Madalina Brasil Borba, 77, of Topo, Sao Jorge, Azores, passed away on Wednesday, December 2, of natural causes. She was born Maria Madalina Brasil on May 20, 1932 in Topo, Sao Jorge, Azores and has called Topo her home her entire life.
Larry Dean Scharmann, passed away Friday, Dec. 11, in a local hospital after a long illness. Larry was born to Robert and Verna Scharmann in Modesto. He was a longtime business owner and resident in the Carson City area.
Richard W. Marlin, 48, entered into rest on February 3, 2015 in Manteca, CA. He was born in Hawthorn, CA to the late Mr. and Mrs. Richard and Linda Marlin on January 30, 1967.
Dorothy Estelle Harris was born on September 23, 1918, in Albemarle County, Virginia to Wellington Miller and Carrie Belew Miller, passing peacefully on February 11, 2015.
Dorothy Jane Eitelgeorge, 76, peacefully passed away on February 9, 2015. She was born on March 1, 1938 in Pocatello, Idaho. Much of her childhood years were spent in Idaho but she lived the last 65 years of her life in Manteca. She married, as she would often say, "a dime among nickels", Charles Eitelgeorge, in September of 1962. They recently celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary.
Gerry L. Dufour, entered into rest on February 3, 2015. He was 73. He was born in Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana on August 23, 1941 to the late Wilson and Oma Dufour.
Peter James Gretchen died peacefully at home on February 4, 2015 at the age of 92. Pete was born July 10, 1922 in Saskatchewan, Canada. His family was one of the original members of the Russian Colony that settled on 140 acres of farmland outside Manteca, California in the 1920's. A close-knit community, their values of hard-work, integrity, and respect for others stayed with Pete throughout his life. He was always generous with his time, offering his skills to friends and neighbors and community organizations such as the Manteca Historical Museum.
Clemente Mejia, 58, entered into the arms of his Lord and Savior on Sunday, February 8, 2015 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on January 30, 1957 in Fresno, California.
Born in Hardin, MO on July 16, 1931, Shirley Anne (Ferguson) Ireland lived, laughed and loved until her passing on February 8, 2015. She grew up in Dinuba, CA where in high school she was on the track team. It was during her sophomore year that she met and later married her first love, Gordon Ireland, that "blue-eyed, good looking senior" from the next town over. As Shirley proclaimed "boy were those other girls were jealous!" After they were married they lived in Dinuba and started their family, having two of their five children, Rick and Tom. In 1954, Gordon ...
Rosalie Correia, 97, entered into rest on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 in Modesto, California. She was born on September 2, 1917 in Saylor Bottom, Oklahoma to the late Bud and Sarah Coble.
Kevin, 58, of Turlock, passed away Saturday, the 31st of January 2015. He was born the 30th of August 1956 in Stockton, CA to Glen and Doris Allsup. He was preceded in death by his mother, Doris Yvonne House Allsup and his sister, Robin Allsup Shockley.
Dorothy Ann Faria, 82, entered into rest on January 31, 2015 in Manteca, CA. She was born on November 2, 1932 in Stevenson to the late Mr. and Mrs. Manuel and Frances Silva. In heaven she joins her parents and her husband James Faria.
Hector Martinez Lopez, 88, entered into rest January 31, 2015 in Manteca, CA. He was born March 12, 1926 in Pinole, CA.