Michael Panaite, 57, passed away on February 27, 2010.
Hazel Jones passed away after a short illness on Tuesday, March 2, at Bethany Home at the age of 99. Born to George and Myrtle, on August 21, 1910, in Council Bluff Iowa. Hazel graduated from Everett Washington High School in 1929. Following her graduation she worked in the high school office as a secretary, followed by the American Fruit Growers. Hazel married Fred H. Jones in 1935 and became a homemaker.
Frances Molina, 65, resident of Manteca, passed away, Monday, March 1, in Manteca. Visitation Friday, March 5 at 10 a.m. with funeral services at 11 a.m. at Lima Family Milpitas-Fremont Mortuary followed by interment at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Fremont.
Julie Lyn Edwards, 46, of Lake County died on March 1, 2010. She was born on July 6, 1963 in Oakland, CA.
Richard Dennis Field, 81, entered into rest on March 1, 2010 in Manteca, California. He was born on November 21, 1928 in Oakland, California. Richard was a resident of Manteca for the past 42 years.
Dick Hale, 78, died on Monday, February 22, at Doctors Hospital of Manteca. He was born on Sept. 11, 1931 in Pittston, Pennsylvania. He was a resident of Manteca for 27 years, prior San Jose for 20 years.
Paul Wilson Isenhower passed away on Friday, February 26. He was 66 years old. He was a resident of Ripon for the past 6 years and previously lived in Modesto.
Juanita Norton, 86, passed from this life into the arms of her Lord on Tuesday, February 23, after complications from surgery. Juanita and her family moved to Ripon 47 years ago from Indiana. Juanita was a hard worker and was employed by Nicolayson Farms for 25 years. After her retirement in 1988 she enjoyed many hobbies such as gardening, canning, cooking and reading, but her greatest pleasure came from her family. Juanita was a lifetime member of the VFW and the American Legion.
Marilyn T. Scott, 79, entered into rest on Thursday, February 11, in Manteca. She was born on February 7, 1931 in Yuba City, California. In heaven she joins her father Virgil Johnson. She was a Manteca resident of 5 years and previously of Livermore for over 30 years.
Denise Schermerhorn, 55, died on Sunday, February 21. Her Husband Wayne Schermerhorn, whom preceded her in death 19 years ago, came to help guide her to the light on Sunday, February 21, while surrounded by her family. Born in San Mateo, California and raised in Sunnyvale, California, she moved to the city of Ripon 9 years ago.
Mary Catherine Bello Mabry, aged 105, with her family at her bedside, died peacefully in her sleep on February 26, 2010 in Fairfax, Virginia.
Cheryl "Sheri" Morrow, 42, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, February 26, 2010. She was born December 11, 1967 to Ron and Janet Morrow. In Heaven she'll join her brother, Ricky Morrow. A lifelong resident of Manteca, Sheri attended elementary and high school locally and worked for Goodwill as a sales clerk for several years.
Frank Espinola, Jr., 91, of Escalon passed away on Tuesday, February 23, in Modesto. He was born December 23, 1918 in Manteca to the late Frank and Maria Espinola. He was an agriculture professor at Modesto Junior College, specializing in poultry, retiring in 1976 after 16 years with MJC. During this time he was proud to have been named Mr. Good Egg by the poultry industry.
Eleanor Lawrence Gikas, 83, passed away on Sunday, February 21. Eleanor was born in Stockton and graduated from Stockton High School. She lived in Manteca for over 50 years where she raised her children. Eleanor was known for her infectious laugh and love for entertaining. She had a kind and generous spirit and was involved in the community through various clubs and organizations such as the Emblem Club, Iris Club, California Woman for Agriculture, and Manteca Soroptimist. Traveling was one of her favorite hobbies.
Terence "Terry" Richard Sonsky, 51, died on Saturday, February 20. Terry was born in Cleveland, Ohio to parents Helen and Henry Sonsky. He was the youngest of three boys, Larry, Gary, and Terry. His parents never lacked a sense of humor, nor did Terry. His parents and brother Larry preceded him in death.
Dolores "Dee" Sanchez Marsh entered into eternal rest on October 1st, 2014. She was born in San Fancisco in1935 and raised in Redwood City.
Andrew J. Bustamante, 57, of Stockton passed on October 1, 2014. Andy was born on May 15, 1957 in Turlock, CA. He was a long-time employee of the City of Manteca. He was member of Bethany Temple church in Stockton where he taught young boys in the Royal Ranger Ministry about God for over 30 years. Andy was preceded in death by his mother, Sally S. Colatorti, and brother, Eddie Bustamante.
Jay Richard Long, 80, entered into rest on September 14, 2014 in Modesto, California. He was born on October 10, 1933 in Rogers Co., Oklahoma to the late William and Flora Long.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at
James Wilkerson was born November 21, 1954 and entered in to rest on September 18, 2014, after a brief illness. He leaves behind his wife, Retta Wilkerson, one son, Richard Wilkerson of Manteca, one daughter, Calisa Wilkerson of Manteca. He leaves behind his father, Billy Wilkerson of Oklahoma, his sister, Karen Officer of Tracy, and Brian Wilkerson of Manteca. He has four grandchildren, Austin and Tyler Wilkerson of Manteca, Grace O'Brien of Manteca and Lily Wilkerson of Jamestown. He was an avid hunter. He was preceded in death by his mother, LaDonna Wilkerson.
Visitation will be held Friday, September 26, 2014, from noon to 4:30 p.m. at P.L. Fry & Son Funeral Home. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, September 27, 2014, at 10 a.m., held at P.L. Fry & Son Chapel, 290 N. Union Rd., Manteca. An online guest book is available for condolences at www.plfryandson.com (search obituaries)
Rick Horn, age 58, of Reynoldsburg, OH, formerly of Manteca, CA entered into eternal rest Monday, September 22, 2014. He was born February 18, 1956 in French Camp, CA to the late George Horn and Marie Cook. He was a 1974 graduate of East Union H.S. where he played football, soccer, and baseball. He attended San Joaquin Delta College where he studied architecture. He served in the U.S. Naval Reserve. Rick worked in various construction jobs including driving a concrete mixer. Growing up in California, he was active in Boy Scouts of America and had fond memories of ...
Arlene M. Cutburth passed away on September 20, 2014, at the age of 66. Arlene was born on April 8, 1948, to Orlando and Evelina Stagno in Stockton, CA.
Joseph F. Madden, 91 of Freeport, IL passed away September 13, 2014 at Liberty Village in Freeport. Born January 14, 1923 in Bronx, NY, son of Thornas and Bridget Madden.
Frances Myrle Stroud, 96, of Stockton, passed away September 13, 2014. Born June 13, 1918 at Dameron Hospital to Lloyd "Bud" and Mary Louise Graham, Frances lived in Stockton most of her life.
Carol Anne Gould, age 73, entered into Heaven's gate on September 6, 2014. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on July 7, 1941. Carol was a resident of Manteca.
Bruce D. Adams passed away on September 10, 2014, in Manteca, CA, he was born in Sebastopol, CA, raised, and lived in French Camp, CA.
Josephine "Peenie" Gould passed away on September 11th, 2014. Daughter of John Catalano and Jennie Crivello, Josie was born in Manteca, CA 76 years ago on October 19th, 1937. She was a proud member of Manteca High School Class of '55 and was very active in class reunions for many years. While attending the University of the Pacific she met the love of her life Norman Gould, and they were later married in 1961. They had two sons, John and Mark, and lived out the remainder of their lives in Manteca.
Suzanne (Sue) Kay Gordon (Diaz) Wall, a native of Sioux City, Iowa, was
Jessie Louise Autler, 89, entered into rest on September 14, 2014 in Ripon, CA. She was born on June 5, 1925 in Maywood, CA. She joins her husband in heaven Al Autler as well as, her sons Bill and Chris Autler, grandson Brian Autler and her sisters Dorothy Wall and Betty Armstrong.