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.
Susan Mosteller, 66, passed away on Monday, Nov. 30 in Tracy at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital after a brief illness. She was born January 28, 1943 in Oakland.
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.
Carlton Martin Morris, III, 43, died Saturday, Nov. 28 in Tracy. He was born on Nov. 14, 1966 and was a resident of Stockton.
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.
Eugene M. Borba, 77, died Thursday, Nov. 26, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Stockton. He was born on January 14, 1932 in Salinas.
Leon "Lee" Dubois, 83, died Saturday, Nov. 28, at Doctors Hospital of Manteca. He was born on July 3, 1926.
Eleanor Elizabeth Milan, 90, born Dec. 4, 1918 in Oakland, California to Belinda and Elbert Griggs and comfortably passed Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009.
Patricia Scalf passsed away at age 91. She is survived by her husband, William Jay Scalf. She leaves behind five children, their spouses, and many grandchildren.
Gilbert Palomarez, 76, entered into rest on October 13, 2014 at his home in Manteca, CA,
Eleanor Hall died peacefully on the morning of October 13, 2014. She was born August 30, 1923 in Everett, Massachusetts to Italian immigrants Agostino and Irene Scenna. Eleanor was the eighth of eleven children. As an infant, she survived a house fire that took the lives of five of her siblings. She married World War II veteran Paul Hall in 1945, and they later moved to northern California where they raised three children.
Dora Sue Reif was born September 14, 1914 in Antlers, Oklahoma. She went to be with the Lord on October 1, 2014.
Betsy Poindexter, 91, entered into rest on October 10, 2014, in Manteca. She was born on July 4, 1923, in East Bend, North Carolina. In Heaven, she joins her loving husband, Charles, as well as her sister, Julia, and daughter-in-law Gail.
Frank E. Thomson, 66, entered into rest on October 11, 2014, in Manteca. He was born to the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert and Ruth Thomson. He is preceded in death by his parents as well as his sister Barbara Kelley.
Rick passed away at his home unexpectedly on September 26, 2014. He was born in San Francisco and lived in Manteca for the majority of his life.
Ellio C. Rafanan Passed away unexpectedly at the age of 65, on October 8, 2014, in Manteca, California. Ellio was born on November 2, 1948, in Sacramento, California, to Eulalio and Juanita Rafanan.
Thurman Brown otherwise known as T.C. to all those who knew and loved him passed away on October 3, 2014.
Bernadette Caravalho,63, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 in Stockton after a long illness. She was born in Honolulu, HI on December 5, 1950 to George and Lucy Gomes.
Janice Jean Hoffman, 59, passed away at her home on October 4, 2014.
She was a life long resident of Manteca, born near Caruthers, CA, to parents Joseph and Ann Crampton. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her loving husband, Frank Garcia Jr. She is survived by her sister, Cinna Costa of Valley Springs, daughters, Patti Lindemann of Lodi, CA, and Debbie (Rich) Haas of Manteca, grandson, Steven (Jamie) Festa, and great-granddaughter, Alana of Ceres, CA, godson, Dennis (Pam) Garcia of Stockton, and many nieces and nephews.
Mary was born on July 18, 1930 to George and Isabel Silva in Tracy, CA. She was a lifelong Tracy resident. She passed away on October 2, 2014 at the age of 84.
Mary DiMaggio, 70, entered into rest on Wednesday, October 1, 2014, in Palo Alto, at Stanford Hospital. She was born on April 20, 1944, in Kansas to the late William and Audrey Tenhaeff.
Juanita Garibay came to the end of her life's journey on October 3rd, 2014. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband Art Garibay and son Arthur. She is survived by her life's work and her loving family; daughter, Gloria Quesada, Manteca. son, Maurice Garibay, Hayward, daughter Mona Garibay (Ellen Padilla), Hayward, daughter Arlene Cuddy-Garibay (Steve Cuddy) Manteca, son Victor Garibay (Becky) Manteca, thirteen (13) grandchildren, ten (10) great-grandchildren, as well as the extended Villa, Garibay, and Perez families.