Dorothy Jane Reaves, loving Mother, Grandmother, Sister and Aunt passed away Oct. 20, 2009. The Manteca resident was born Aug. 5, 1922.
The Rev. Richard "Rev" Brown, 72, pastor of First Assembly of God in Manteca for nearly three decades (the church is now called The Place of Refuge) at the North Main Street and Button Avenue locations, passed away at home in Manteca on Oct. 17, 2009 surrounded by family. A native of Chico, Calif., he was born on July 17, 1937.
Mrs. Clara B. Pacoma, 92, died Oct. 16, 2009 in Stockton. A native of the Philippines, Mrs. Pacoma lived in Stockton. She is survived by her children Mila Silveira (Joseph) of Vancouver, Canada; Manny Pacoma (Cecilia) of Fremont, Violet Albano (Cesar) of Lathrop, and Clarita Muench (Edgar) of Frankfurt, Germany; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and numerous other relatives.
Daniel D. Freitas, 67, entered into rest on Tuesday, October 13, 2009, surrounded by his loving family at his home in Fresno. Dan was diagnosed with Stage IV cancer in 2004 and fought cancer with everything he had. He surpassed all odds.
Richard "Rick" LeRoy Hawk, 58, passed away suddenly on October 16, 2009 in Manteca. He was born June 8, 1951 in Portland, Oregon to Nevin & Virginia Hawk. His early years were spent in Oregon, growing up in Clatskanie and Rainier. It was August 1964 when his parents decided to move to California. He has called Manteca home for over 45 years.
Stephen Joseph "Stevie" Richina, 57, of Sonora, died Sept. 29, 2009 at a Sonora hospital of throat cancer.
Jack Kenneth Wells, 76, a long time resident of Lathrop, entered into rest on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2009. He was born and raised in Okmulgee, Oklahoma where he attended Okmulgee High School.
Richard "Rev" Brown, 72, died Saturday, October 17, 2009 at his residence surrounded by family. He was born on July 17, 1937.
Richard "Rick" LeRoy Hawk, 58, passed away suddenly on October 16, 2009 in Manteca. He was born June 8, 1951 in Portland, Oregon, to Nevin & Virginia Hawk. His early years were spent in Oregon, growing up in Clatskanie and Rainier. It was August 1964 when his parents decided to move to California, he has now called Manteca home for over 45 years.
Douglas J. Horton, 73, passed away Saturday, October 17, 2009. Doug retired from Manteca High School as a math teacher. He was born on June 14, 1936. He enjoyed playing bridge at Oak Park Senior Center. Doug loved being a dedicated teacher and also coaching athletics. He received a Certificate of Recognition The John R. Williams Award.
Thomas G. "Tom" Best, 64, died Sunday, October 11, 2009 at Kaiser Foundation Hospital in Modesto. He was born on October 26, 1944 in Oakland, CA, and was a resident of Manteca for 20 years.
Ruby A. Deaton, 90, entered into rest on October 18, 2009 at Doctor's Hospital of Manteca. She was born on September 6, 1919 in Ola, Arkansas to the late Mr. and Mrs. Leonard & Faye Merritt. She was preceded in death by one grandson Jeff Deaton and her husband Boyd Deaton. Ruby was a resident of Lathrop for 33 years.
Beloved wife of Frank H. McKinnon (deceased), devoted mother of Sharon A. Phillips, cherished grandmother of Deborah Phillips, Bethany Zepeda, Jennifer Batchler, Megan Hackney, John Phillips, Matt Phillips and Kimberly Orlando. She is also survived by 19 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren. She was the treasured cousin of Sandra Boietenbacker, Linda Hoff and their families.
John Wayne Cotrell was born on Aug. 18, 1931 to Thurman and Verna Cotrell in Stockton, CA. He passed away peacefully at his home Oct. 14 at the age of 78.
John Crothers was born November 26, 1932 in Hayle, England. He passed away at his home in Manteca on Tuesday, October 13, 2009. John was the youngest of nine children born to Thomas John Stanley Crothers and Margaret Ann (Richards) Crothers.
Ernest Anthony Lansford was called home to be with the Lord on August 8th. The "Big Dog" was born on June 8, 1954, and was 60 years old when he succumbed to esophageal cancer. He was surrounded by family at the time of his passing. He grew up in San Jose and graduated from Wilcox High School. He was a Manteca resident from 1989 to 2002. In Manteca, he was a little league coach, as well as a member of the Masons.
Dorothy Littlefield, age 79, went to be with Jesus on August 8, 2014, at her home of 48 years with her family by her side. Born in Ripon to the late Manuel and Maria Esteves, she was a resident of Modesto for 48 years. Dorothy was a member of Saint Joseph's Catholic Church and a faithful attendee until she became ill. She loved her husband Roy, her children, all her family, and friends unconditionally. She also enjoyed camping, spending time with family, and attending her children and grandchildren's sporting and school events. She was a preschool teacher for ...
Michael Richard Reynolds found peace on July 31, 2014 at his home in Manteca, CA.
Gary Burgin was called home to be with the Lord on July 24, 2014. He was surrounded by family and friends. When the gates of heaven opened to receive him, we know God said to him, "well done, my good and faithful servant."
Carole was born in Los Angeles to Henry and Isabella Farnham on September 23, 1940. She graduated from Gardena High School, attended El Camino College and Pepperdine University, and earned a BS degree from Long Beach State. She was very athletic, on the college diving team, was a cheerleader both in high school and college, and was President of her sorority Chi Theta Chi.
Richard "Dick" Pulter, 75, entered into rest on August 4, 2014, in Manteca, CA. He was born on June 21, 1939 in Michigan. He joins his wife in heaven, Patricia Pulter.
Nancy Marie Lopez, 62, entered into rest on August 1, 2014 in Modesto, CA. She was born on April 8, 1952 in San Francisco, Ca.
Joanne Marie Earley, 77, passed away March 1, 2014 in Manteca, CA.
On July 31, 2014, Sylvia (Louie) Lee passed away. Sylvia Lee was the daughter of the late Henry and Betty Louie. She was born in Stockton, California on September 4, 1921. She graduated from Stockton High School in 1939 and attended classes at Stockton College.
Dennie "Shorty" Randall passed away peacefully on July 28, 2014, at the age of 97. Dennie John Randall was born on October 1, 1916, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He was preceded in death by his mother, Fay T. Randall and father, Dennis F. Randall.
Jeanne went to be with the Lord in heaven, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Celestine "Lucky" Merilles, 74, entered into rest on July 13, 2014, in Manteca. She was born on JaN. 26, 1941. In heaven she joins her husband Ladislo Merilles.
Roger Everett Keener, 71, of Lodi, passed away July 29, 2014. Born March 30, 1943 in Mojave, California.
...she loved to dance
Beverly Barovero Bostwick, age 84, of Roseville, CA, formerly of Oakland, Pleasanton, Manteca, Danville and Saratoga, California, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at home with her loving children by her side.