Jean Ornellas, 84, entered into rest on Friday, May 20, 2011 in Manteca. She was born Nov. 11, 1926 in Alabama. She is preceded in death by her husband the late Frank Ornellas as well as her brother Clark Howell Williams.
Troy Eule Vaughn II a.k.a. "Scooter" was born on January 31, 1961 in Tracy. Even though he grew up in Manteca, he bought the farm in Texas seven years ago and called it home. He raised livestock and chickens there, and was known in the area for having the best farm fresh eggs and his sense of humor. He lived a simple life but left us with rich memories that will last a lifetime.
Yolanda Elizalde, 60, passed away on May 12, 2011 at Doctor's Hospital of Manteca. Born to John and Mary Sanchez on January 27, 1951 in Santa Maria, California she has called the Tracy/Manteca area her home her entire life.
Alex Christian left behind good friends and family on April 27, 2011, in Manteca, California. A native Californian, Alex was born in Santa Paula. Alex's mother, Maria Magdalena Lizarraga and her father, Heliodoro Nava were from the state of Durango in Mexico. Alex's siblings were Andrea, a half-sister, sister Mary, and brothers Eli and Felipe. One other known brother died as a young child. Her siblings grew up in Cd. Juarez, Mexico, and lived in Texas and Arizona. Alex was also preceded in death in 1987 by her husband, Harold Christian (Cristopholous), and her only son, Harry Singh ...