Merle "Duane" Spencer Sr., 78, died Friday Sept. 18, 2009, surrounded by family at Promise Regional Medical Center.
Joyce Elaine Aguilar, 77, entered into rest on September 17, 2009 in Manteca.
Roger Meadows, 64, entered into rest on, Sept. 17, 2009 in Sacramento, California. He was born on August 25, 1945 Chicago, Illinois. He is preceded in death by his father, the late Forrest Meadows. Roger was a resident of Manteca for 29 years.
Don A. Howard, 89, entered into rest on Sept. 14, 2009.
Judith K. Harenzo was born and raised in LaPorte, In.
Ed Boehler was born in Hebron, ND. He passed away in Grand Junction, CO.
Amelia Espinola was born on August 25, 1918 in Porto Judeo, Terceira, Azores and passed away in Manteca on Monday, Sept. 14. She was 91 years old.
Melissa Knox passed away on Monday, Sept. 14, 2009 from natural causes. She was 94 years old.
Maria Van Vliet, 101, was blessed to have lived a long, healthy life. She was born on Jan. 7, 1908 in Rozenburg, Holland and was the 7th born into a family of 10 children; Elizabeth, Arend, Huibertje, Wilhelmina, Antje, Willem, Huig, Klaas and Marion, all of whom preceded her in death. By 1948, the 5 brothers and their families had made their way to California. Maria joined them when she immigrated in the 1950s to Southern California after caring for their father, leaving 4 sisters and their families in the Netherlands. There, she lived with family and took on a ...
Maurilio A. Gonzalez, 66, entered into rest on September 11, 2009. He was born on January 23, 1943 in Jalisco, Mexico. He joins his father in heaven, the late Benjamin Gonzalez and his sister Silvia Marquez.
Joan E. Steck "Joanie", 69, entered into rest on September 13, 2009 in Manteca. She was born on February 3, 1940 in Wilkesbarre, PA. to the late Mr. and Mrs. Harry and Eleanor Albee. She was a resident of Manteca for 11 years and previously of Campbell, CA. for 30 years.
Rose Blanco, 79, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2009, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Crows Landing to Joseph and Emily Pacheco and graduated from Patterson High School in 1947. In 1953 she married her beloved husband Stephen Blanco and moved to Escalon where she resided for the remainder of her life. Rose enjoyed a 25-year career with the US Postal Service. In her retirement years Rose and her family enjoyed traveling extensively to destinations such as Hong Kong, Ireland, Portugal and the Caribbean. She also held membership in numerous clubs including the Ghost Riders ...
Stacy Lee Keller and her unborn son Ashton Jordan Keller passed away unexpectedly at home in Ripon on Thursday morning.
With great sadness we announce our dear mothers passing. Sibyle Lucille, age 89, was born in Blanchard Oklahoma, and passed away Thursday, September 10, at Kaiser Hospital in Modesto, after a year long battle with kidney failure. A dedicated family woman, she worked long and hard to provide a loving home with delicious meals on the table every night.
Neefa M. Silva, passed away at the age of 99 on Monday, Sept. 7, 2009, and was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years Galvin Silva. She was born on August 22, 1910.
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.