James Albert Gilley, 46, was born in Manteca on April 27, 1963. He attended Manteca High School from 1978 to 1980, before enlisting in the U.S. Navy at age 17. He died unexpectedly on Friday, September 25, 2009 at Camp Delta, Al Kut Iraq, where he served as the Health, Safety, and Environmental coordinator for military contractor Kellog, Brown and Root at the multi-national air base.
Robert Miller Pinol, 81, entered into rest on Tuesday, October 13, 2009 in Manteca. He was born on June 15, 1928 in New London, Connecticut to the late Francisco and Lydia Winnetta (Miller) Pinol. He leaves behind his wife of 55 years, Betty J. Pinol; sons, Bruce Pinol and wife Terry of Bay Point, William S. Pinol of Escalon; grandchildren, Christina Lewis, Ambra J. Junqueiro, Sheilah Pacheco, Chrystal Pinol, Zachary Pinol, and Benjamin Pinol and 4 great-grandchildren.
Robert "Bob" G. Walker, 71, entered into rest on Monday, October 12, 2009 surrounded by his beloved family at his residence in Farmington. He was born on July 12, 1938 in Rector, Arkansas. He is preceded in death by his mother, Syble Hawks, his step-father, Homer Hawks, his father, Robert Walker and his son Robert Dean Walker. Robert was a resident of Farmington for 19 years.
Everett Clair Wentworth, 93, beloved father, grandfather, and great-grandfather passed away at his home on September 30, 2009. He was born in Cresco, Iowa on June 26, 1916 and traveled to Gilroy, California with his parents and three brothers in 1924. He attended local schools in Gilroy and graduated from Gilroy High School in 1934 where he lived for 84 years. He was the beloved husband of Margaret Wentworth for 69 years. He and Margaret had moved to Manteca two years ago to be closer to their family.
Everett Clair Wentworth, 93, beloved father, grandfather, and great grandfather passed away at his home on September 30, 2009. He was born in Cresco, Iowa on June 26, 1916 and traveled to Gilroy, California with his parents and three brothers in 1924. He attended local schools in Gilroy and graduated from Gilroy High School in 1934 where he lived for 84 years. He was the beloved husband of Margaret Wentworth for 69 years. He and Margaret had moved to Manteca two years ago to be closer to their family.
Flor Velia Robles, 52, of Lathrop passed away in Modesto on Tuesday, October 6, 2009 of natural causes. She was born on November 30, 1956 in Zacatecas, Mexico, and has lived in Lathrop for 10 years.
Manuel C. Santiago,101,of Lathrop, passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2009 at his residence. He was born on Friday, September 4, 1908, in El Paso, TX. Manuel was a loving husband, father, brother, and grandfather, and enjoyed traveling.
E. David Schneider was the oldest son of Margaret and Dean's seven children, born in rural Nebraska and growing up on a hard working farm.
Tyra L. McGrath, 52, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 8, 2009 in Manteca.
Corina Elizabeth Montalbo, 87, died Friday, October 9, 2009, at Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson. She was born on May 1, 1922 in Petaluma. She lived in Manteca for 2 years, previously in Redwood City for 29 years. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Antonio Montalbo.
Janice Virginia Seib, 65, passed peacefully away on Thursday, October 1, 2009.
Jewell Ann (Busser) Goodman, 78, died Tuesday, October 6, 2009 in Modesto. She was born April 12, 1931 in Bastrop, LA. She lived in Modesto for 30 years and Tracy for 25 years.
Mary Jane Hayes (Woolf), 73, died Wednesday, October 7, 2009. Loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Nana, you will be deeply missed by your children, Gary Woolf, Cindy Anderson, Susan Alexander, Shelly Lind, your grandchildren and great-grandchild. She will be missed for her love of family and great Italian cooking.
Kathleen "Kathy" Marie Long, 52, entered into rest on October 7, 2009 in Roseville, California. She was born on January 20, 1957 in Tracy, California.
Joan Pasma was born on September 5, 1917 to Leonard & Johanna Cook in Lynden, Washington. She passed away at Bethany Home in Ripon on October 5, 2009. She was 92 years old.
Donald Rudolph, of Ripon, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 25, 2014 surrounded by his family. He was 85. He was born August 24, 1928 to Kenneth and Flora Rudolph, of Leesburg, PA. Donald has two brothers, Dale of Ironton, Ohio and Larry of Mentor, Ohio. He married Esther Winklevoss in May of 1947. They had three children, the late Ron of Las Vegas, NV, Debbie of Manteca, CA, and Ken of Ripon, CA. They were blessed with three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Richard L. Prouty, age 62, died Wednesday, Jan. 22, in Modesto, after a short illness. He was a 1969 graduate of East Union High School in Manteca and Fresno State College. He is survived by one sister, Evelyn Prouty of Manteca, and a niece and nephew. Services have already been held. Memorial contributions may be made to the Manteca Historical Society.
On Tuesday, January 21, 2014 Heaven gained a mighty Angel. Ronald Charles Joseph Nelson II at the young age of 43 died in his Pleasanton home surrounded by his family. Ron was a remarkable husband, an unbelievable father, and a most caring and giving son and brother. Ron cared about everyone he ever met and all who met him learned something valuable. Ron was a Financial Advisor for Morgan Stanley for 17 years and in that time grew great respect and many friendships. Ron battled Mesothelioma for almost 2 years and left us all too soon. Ron is survived by ...
Harry Guibor, a resident of Manteca since 1945 and a master mechanic at Spreckels Sugar spanning a career of 40 years, died Tuesday, January 21, 2014. He was 97.
DeDee Kathelene (Drummond) Thomas passed away suddenly on December 12, 2013.
Roger A. Fells, 64, of Manteca, Calif. passed on August 16, 2013 at Pikes Peak Hospice of Colorado Springs, CO due to complications from a two year battle with Lou Gehrigs Disease (ALS).
Charles Gonzalez, age 75, entered into rest on January 12, 2014 in Manteca. He was born on November 15, 1933 in Jackson, CA, to the late Ygnacio and Loretta (Cota) Gonzalez. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Dolores Maldonado, and daughter, Debbie Gonzalez.
Rose Ann Robison, 63, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away Sunday morning, January 19, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Washington.
Elden Herman Frenz was born Dec. 6, 1925, in Alameda, Calif., and died peacefully Jan. 10, 2014, at the Hospice Hotel of San Joaquin, Calif. A highly decorated sailor, he served in the US Navy during WWII, maintaining a naval salvage ship in the South Pacific. He was a fireman First Class responsible for operation of the ships power plant and navigation capabilities. He is preceded in death by his two wives, daughter Georgia (Tinker) Peavie, son Eugene Webb, and sister Judy. He is survived by his sons David, Ken and Tim, as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews and ...
Barbara (Petersen) Janzen, 96, of Manteca, passed away Saturday, January 18, 2014. She was born October 25, 1917 in Stockton, California, and raised and educated there. She started working in the school cafeteria system and retired after a 30 year career as Food Service Director for the Manteca School District. Following her retirement, she and her husband Herman traveled extensively from Alaska to Florida.
Amelia Leslie, 94, entered into rest on January 6, 2014, Manteca, California. She was born on February 22, 1919 in Newman, California to the late Mr. and Mrs. Manuel and Amelia Machado.
LeRoy Joseph Bernardo of Manteca entered into rest on Saturday, January 11, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife of 34 years Priscilla Dian Bernardo and parents Raymond and Rose Bernardo.
John Nick Lenoci of Manteca, born March 7, 1932 in Oakland, CA, passed away January 5, 2014. He was 81 years old.
Diana Joyice Wiedeman, 65, passed away on January 5, 2014 at Doctor's Hospital in Manteca, CA with her family by her side.
Tony Camara, age 82, entered into rest on January 14, 2014 in Stockton. He was born on November 29, 1931 in French Camp. He is preceded in death by his wife, Helen Camara. Tony was a resident of Manteca for 82 years.