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.
Hazel Thomas, 97, entered into rest on October 7, 2009 at her residence in Manteca. She was born on July 3, 1912 in Arkansas.
Jimmie D. French, 72, entered into rest on October 5, 2009 in Manteca, Ca. Jimmie was the only son of 7 children born on March 20, 1937 in Montrose, Arkansas. Jimmie has made Manteca his home for over 27 years.
Cindy Mandeville, 48, passed away at her home in Oxnard on September, 17, 2009 after a five month battle with ovarian cancer.
Robbie Lura Burgess, 98, of Manteca died Sunday, October 4, 2009. Graveside services will be held Thursday October 8. Born in Muskogee, OK. Mrs. Burgess moved to Stockton in 1946. For 30 years Mrs. Burgess was a clerk for Rough and Ready Island Defense Depot. She enjoyed church, camping and fishing, quilting, knitting and traveling, and was a member of Sequoia Heights Baptist Church. She will be missed by her family very much.
Albertha (Scheeringa) De Boer, 90, was born in Sheldon, Iowa on Sept. 13, 1919, the second child born of Samuel and Ollie Scheeringa. She was raised on a farm with her six siblings. She married Charles (Chuck) De Boer the love of her life, at the age of 18. With 3 little girls they moved from Minnesota and made their home in Ripon where Chuck found work at local dairies. In early fifties they started De Boer Truck Lines with one truck and built the company to over 30 employees. Chuck passed away at the age of 68 and Albertha ...
Robert "Bob" E Whitmore of Ripon, was born in Arroya, Colorado December 17, 1927 and went home to the Lord on October 5, 2009 at the age of 81 following a long battle with cancer. He will be remembered for his positive outlook and sense of humor. He enjoyed making others smile by teasing or sharing a joke with them. He loved to travel, read and spend time with friends and family.
Anita Baum, 51, entered into rest on October 5, 2009 in Modesto, CA. She was born on February 19, 1956 in San Jose, California. Anita moved to Manteca 2 years ago to be closer to family. She was preceded in death by her father, Heinrich Baum.
Frederick "Fred" Boutin, III, 67, of Yuba City, Calif., passed Friday, October 2, 2009, in Manteca.
Jimmie D. French, 72, entered into rest on October 5, 2009 in Manteca, CA. Jimmie was the only son of 7 children born on March 20, 1937 in Montrose, Arkansas. Jimmie has made Manteca his home for over 27 years.
Luis Enrique Segarra, 83, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, October 4, 2009. He was born in Guayanilla, Puerto Rico on August 8, 1926 to the late Juan & Maria Segarra; he was one of twelve children. A US Army veteran, he retired from Lawrence Livermore National Lab in 1987. After retirement he lived in Florida for 7 years and then spent the next 10 years enjoying the "snow-bird" lifestyle; living half the year on the East Coast with his grandson Bart and the other half here on the West Coast. His final 3 years were spent ...
Michelle Ruth Olguin, 50, passed away at home on September 1, 2009 with her daughter at her side. She was born on August 12, 1959 in Oakland, CA to Barbara (Mann) Britt. She was then raised by her grandparents, Wilma R Diaz, and Henry A Diaz who she called "Daddy." Michelle was baptized Catholic and attended Catholic School in Milpitas, CA.
James Leslie Benedict passed away December 11, 2013 at the age of 61, due to complications from a stroke. He was born to Ivan and Donna Benedict, April 27, 1952 in Omaha, Nebraska. He was raised in San Mateo, CA and graduated from Hillsdale High School. He lived at Camilla Gardens in Manteca for nearly 20 years. Jim was a talented photographer who loved animals. He also greatly enjoyed working with his hands and building models.
Bonnie Daniel, age 88, was born and raised in south eastern Oklahoma. She was the daughter of the late Lee Vinson and Ruthie Bass Vinson.
Born in Racine, WI to the Rev. Edward Andersen and Marie Frey Andersen, Maynard was the youngest of seven boys, all now deceased. He is survived by his wife Luella (Drummond) Andersen, married 65 years, his sons; Douglas (Linda) Andersen, Peter (Angie) Andersen, grandsons Tyler and Travis, great-granddaughter Gianna and great-grandson Athen, and Linda's son, Sean McComb. Maynard and Luella's third son, Joel, died at age nine of leukemia.
Leo Phillip Cardinal Jr. age 80 of Lexington, passed away Monday, January 27, 2014 at Purcell Municipal Hospital. He was born May 27, 1933 in Purcell, OK the second child of three children born to Leo Phillip Cardinal Sr. and Jewell Margaret (Guess) Cardinal. Leo moved to Manteca, California at the age of seven with his family. There he attended school and graduated with the class of 1952. That same year he married the love of his life, Ruby Delores Elliott. They were married on January 27, 1952. One year later in 1953, Leo joined the U. S. Air Force ...
Melvern "Mel" Wiltz, passed away in an automobile accident on Sunday, January 19, 2014 in French Camp, CA. He was born on January 16, 1992 in Stockton, Ca. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother Patricia Wiltz, and his maternal grandparents Russell and Edwina Edwards. Mel is survived by his parents Melvern Wiltz Jr. of Texas and Lenore Wiltz of Stockton. He has four siblings; Vonceil Wiltz of Stockton, Fannessa Wiltz of Las Vegas, Cordell Wiltz and Donavon Wiltz both of Texas. In addition, Mel has one surviving grandfather, Melvern Wiltz Sr. and many aunts, uncles and extended ...
Robin Garcia, 59, entered into the arms of her Lord and Savior on Thursday, January 23, 2014 in Modesto, California. She was born on November 4, 1954 in Alameda, California. In heaven, Robin joins parents Frances and John Howard, her loving husband Roy Garcia, sister Dianne Cohee, and brother-in-law Charles Cohee.
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 ...