Michelle Ruth Olguin, 50, passed away at home on September 1, 2009 with her daughter at her side. She was born on August 12, 1959 in Oakland, CA to Barbara (Mann) Britt. She was then raised by her grandparents, Wilma R Diaz, and Henry A Diaz who she called "Daddy." Michelle was baptized Catholic and attended Catholic School in Milpitas, CA.
John Robert (JR) Gibson, 15, passed away peacefully on September 27, 2009 at Oakland Children's Hospital. He was born on November 3, 1993 in Manteca, California. He joins his grandfathers in heaven; Bob Gibson, Butch Dowhower and great-grandfather Curly Dowhower. John was a resident of Manteca his entire life.
John Robert (JR) Gibson, 15, passed away peacefully on September 27, 2009 at Oakland Children's Hospital. He was born on November 3, 1993 in Manteca. He joins his grandfathers in heaven; Bob Gibson, Butch Dowhower and great-grandfather Curly Dowhower. John was a resident of Manteca his entire life.
Victoria Lopez, 87, entered into rest on September 25, 2009 in Manteca, California. She was born on November 17, 1921 in Jalisco, Colima, Mexico. Victoria joins her husband in heaven Roberto P. Lopez and brothers Agustin Vuelvas and Jose Vuelvas.
James McDonald Sr., 71, died Sunday, September 27, 2009. He was born on December 2, 1937 in Ada, Oklahoma to the late W.E. and Essie B. McDonald. He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, the late Colleen McDonald. He lived in Manteca and surrounding area for 62 years. James was a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserves.
Janice Marie (Mann) Reyes, 50, of Stockton, California, was born on March 5, 1959 in San Jose, California, to Garland and Dorothy (Hammond) Mann. Janice passed away peacefully while surrounded by her family, Saturday, September 26, 2009.
James McDonald Sr., 71, died Sunday, September 27, 2009. He was born on December 2, 1937 in Ada, Oklahoma, to the late W.E. and Essie B. McDonald. He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, the late Colleen McDonald. He lived in Manteca and surrounding area for 62 years. James was a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserves.
Josephine Helen Ottaviano, 94, our dear wife and mother passed away peacefully, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009, with the same grace and dignity with which she lived her life. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was a longtime resident of Manteca.
Ronald Dean Farmer, 67, entered into rest on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009 in Modesto. He was born on April 30, 1942 in French Camp. Ron was a resident of Salida for 22 years and previously resided in Manteca.
Jowell Lynn Griggs, 42, entered into rest on Wednesday, September 23, 2009, surrounded by her loving family at her home in Manteca. She was born on December 7, 1966 in Stockton, California. Jowell was a resident of Manteca for 38 years.
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.