Harold A.Thomas, more affectionately known as "Tom", went home to see our Lord and Savior on September 15, 2016. Tom was a lifer here in the Central Valley. He was born September 13, 1935 in French Camp, California. Tom, a son of Harold senior and Ruby Ellen Lee, he graduated from Escalon High. He spent four years in the Air Force stationed at Fairchild Air Force Base in Spokane, Washington (Thank you, a true Patriot) where he met his wife and best friend Nancy Beals of St. Maries, Idaho. They were married in 1957 at St. Paul's Lutheran ...
Darlene Ellen Florence Hayes Junqueiro was born April 28, 1930 in Madison, Nebraska. She was six years old when her family moved to Tracy, California. She married her childhood sweetheart, the late David Junqueiro, on July 17, 1948. They moved to Manteca, California in 1958 where she resided until her death on September 15, 2016.
Ashley Ceira Miller, 29, entered into rest on the morning of September 4, 2016 in Ripon, CA where they have resided since December 2012. Ashley was born on September 3, 1987 in Vancouver, WA where she had lived until herself, daughter and husband moved to CA in July of 2011.
Robert Clement "Bob" Schneider passed away at home on Saturday, September 10, 2016. Bob is survived by his wife, Josephine "Josie" (Esteves) Schneider, his children, Debra Schneider of Tracy, Julie Monroe of Santa Cruz, and Erich Schneider of San Francisco, and his sisters, Marie Triglia of Manteca and Dolores Bell of Westminster, Maryland. Bob was born to William and Verene Schneider on October 9, 1928, in Manteca.
John Pogue was born in Missouri on June 16th, 1945 and passed away on September 5th, 2016 in Stockton at the age of 71. He is survived by his daughter Laura Pogue and two grandchildren Katarina Gonzalez and Brandon Gonzalez.
Patricia Mary Fink Coleman Eldridge went to be with Jesus in heaven on September 7, 2016 in Manteca, CA. Patricia was born on September 13, 1935 to William Warren and Catherine Mary Fink in Northfield, Minnesota. She along with her two sisters and three brothers grew up on their family farm.
Gary Lynn Breshears, 78, passed away on September 8, 2016 surrounded by family. Gary was born in Modesto at Robertson Hospital to Roy and Mearle Breshears on August 15, 1938. He grew up in Oakdale, where he graduated from Oakdale High School. Gary raised his family in the community and worked at the Oakdale Leader until moving to Manteca in 1974. In Manteca Gary owned and operated Breshears Printing for 35 years. During this time he developed many professional relationships and personal friendships. He was an honest and well-respected member of the business community. Gary was a member of the ...