Marissa Alexandria McLeod passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Dec. 1, at the age of 17. Marissa came feisty and fighting into this world, 2 months premature and eager to blossom. From that point on, she strived to exceed all expectations, and never gave less than 100% in anything that she did. She is deeply loved and will be forever missed by her mother and stepfather, Melinda and Chad Shaw, and her father and his girlfriend, Robert McLeod and Amanda Ragsdale, as well as her stepsister, grandparents, great-grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Genevieve (Jennie) Paradiso, 86, died Tuesday, Dec. 1. She was born February 18, 1923 in Oakland, to Manuel Cabral and Maria Telles. After graduating from Castlemont High School, Jennie was married to Tony Paradiso for 46 years and lived in San Leandro, Twain Harte, Tracy, Pleasanton and Manteca,
Louise "Sister" Reed (Richichi), 74, entered into rest on November 25, in Manteca. She was born on October 14, 1935 in French Camp to the late Mr. and Mrs. Louis and Rosa Richichi. She joins her family in heaven; husband Mick Reed, brother John Williams and her parents.
Vera Morris, 81, of Manteca and most recently Pahrump, Nevada, passed away unexpectedly on November 5. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Morris. She is survived by her daughter Jan Morris and two sons, Jack (Sharon) and Scott (Angie); 3 grandchildren, Leah Coffee, Aaron Morris, and Jack Morris, and 2 great-grandchildren, Josiah Coffee and Judah Coffee.
Louise "Sister" Reed (Richichi), 74, entered into rest on November 25, in Manteca. She was born on October 14, 1915 in French Camp, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Louis and Rosa Richichi. She joins her family in heaven; husband Mick Reed, bother John Williams and her parents.
Warren Tilley, 88, entered into rest on December 1, 2009 in Manteca, California. He was born on September 24, 1921 in Sasakwa, Oklahoma, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles and Roxie Tilley. Mr. Tilley was the baby of 14 siblings and joins all of them in heaven as well as his late wife Juanita Tilley, his son Andy Tilley, and granddaughter Tracey Tilley. Warren was a Lathrop resident for over 44 years.
Ron L. McCoy, 68, a resident of Manteca for the past 6 years, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, November 24, in Hughson. He was born November 18, 1941 in Hanford, CA, to the late Roland & Viviane McCoy. He worked as a Sales Manager for Gray's Paint & Wallpaper for over 10 years.
Hope T. Ramos, 75, of Manteca, passed away on Wednesday, November 25, at her residence in Manteca. She was born on August 15, 1934 in San Antonio, Texas. She has been a resident of Manteca for 30 years, and worked as a CNA for 6 years. Hope enjoyed her word puzzles, spending time with her family at reunions and going to church. She loved her Mexican music and was a loyal Raider's fan. She will be deeply missed by all that knew her.
Jacki Sue Roberts, 57, went home to be with her Lord on November 23, 2009 in Modesto, Ca. She was born on May 19, 1952 in Eureka, Ca. She joins in heaven her late mother Rita Shields and brother Lance Shields.
Robert Webb (Bob) Cramer, Sr. passed away on Sunday, November 29, in Manteca. Bob was born to Leroy and Ruth Cramer on January 4, 1932, in Rochester, New York. Bob served in the U.S. Army from 1949 to 1952. He married Elwanda Wilson on November 29, 1952. Elwanda preceded Bob in death on May 5, 2008.