Valerie A. Lucero-Lockhart, 49, entered into rest on Friday, January 1, in Manteca. She was born on November 10, 1960 in Oakland, California. She joins her husband in heaven, Edward Lockhart. Valerie grew up in the Bay Area and made her home in Manteca for the past 9 years.
Mary Macedo Stanley, 91, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 4. A resident of Manteca for over 70 years, she was born April 1, 1918 in Weed, California, to the late Carlos and Ricardina Ramos of the Azores. Mary worked as a retail clerk in her earlier years at Rexall Pharmacies and Merle Norman in Manteca. In Heaven she joins her husband of 57 years, Manuel Macedo; her second husband, Matt Stanley; son, Richard Macedo; and twin brothers, Frank and Bill Ramos.
Brian Lee Tajii, 51, entered into rest suddenly on Monday, January 4, in Manteca. He was born on January 7, 1958 in San Jose California. He was a resident of Manteca for 11 years. He joins his father in heaven, Kingo Tajii.
John Wesley Woodall, 72, died on Friday, January 1, at his home in Manteca. He was born on February 20, 1937 in San Jose, Cal. and lived in Manteca for 2 1/2 years.
A man as big as his heart, Nathaniel Dale "Ben" Bennett was born into his earthly home on May 14, 1951 and entered into his heavenly rest on Tuesday, December 29, 2009. Born to the late John and Margaret Bennett in Lodi, CA, Ben was a humble man of integrity who cherished his family and love of God above all. His strength and unwavering faith in the Lord helped him battle the last 3 1/2 years with prostate cancer.
Megan Faye Smith, 22, our precious girl left us suddenly on Sunday, December 27, from complications due to an acute asthma attack.
Margareth Ann Goodman, 85, passed away suddenly on Friday, December 25. She was born on September 17, 1924 in San Francisco. The only child of the late John & Emma Brock, she was raised in the Bay Area and moved to Manteca 27 years ago. In her early years, before staying home to care for her children, she worked a handful of assorted jobs, during WWII when she worked as a volunteer for the US Military pulling supplies to ship to the soldiers; while the tasks were simple but very urgent the volunteers rushed through the warehouse on roller skates. Margareth ...
Marion K. Swenson, 85, died on Saturday, December 5, at Manteca Care and Rehab. Marion was born in Albany, New York. She and her husband of 67 years [nicknamed Swanee] moved to Sherwood Park, Rensselaer County to raise their three before becoming a nanny to many local families. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Marion K. Swenson, 85, died on Saturday, December 5, at Manteca Care and Rehab. Marion was born in Albany, New York. She and her husband of 67 years (nicknamed Swanee) moved to Sherwood Park, Rensselaer County to raise their three before becoming a nanny to many local families. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Norman Jay Zwinge, 89, died Tuesday, December 29, at Manteca Care & Rehabilitation Center. He was born on June 18, 1920 in Tracy. He was a lineman for PG&E for 30 years. He was preceded in death by his daughter Linda Hudson.
Kevin Thomas Byrne, 39, died Wednesday, December 23. He was born on June 20, 1970 and was a resident of Manteca.
Frances Y. Dalton 65, entered into rest on Monday, December 14, in Manteca. She was born in Kansas on September 10, 1944 to the late Charley and Violet Caskey. She joins both parents in heaven and brother, Mark Caskey and a sister Frieda Axtell.
Ruth Shetterly Darlington passed away on December 25, at the age of 89. She lived in Manteca for the last six months. Prior to moving to Manteca, she lived in Atwater for fifty years.
Agnes Marie Fuller passed away suddenly on Tuesday, December 8, 2009 at the age of 90. She was born October 25, 1919 in Spokane, Washington to the late J. H. P. & Imogene Gordon.
Beverly A. Lynd passed away in Manteca at the age of 77. She is survived by her partner of 35 years, Mary Ann Zornes; her two sisters, Berta Sharp and Brenda Stark; her four brothers, Bob Lynd, Tom Lynd, Ernie Lynd, and Richard Lynd; her granddaughter, Christina Whitney and her great-granddaughter, Clarice Whitney. She was preceded in death by her two sisters, Peggy Short and Mary Lynd, her brother, James Lynd and her daughter Kathy Whitney.
Jay Bonds was born in Donaldson, Arkansas to Tom and Cora Bonds on November 3, 1926. They located to Hughson, CA in 1942. Jay did not care for school so he joined the Navy in 1944 at the young age of 17. Jay married the love of his life, Dorothy, in 1947. After the war ended Jay worked at Shell Lab in Salida. From 1952-1954 he worked as a deputy sheriff for the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department. Jay went into the dairy business from 1955-1962. In 1963 he started working for San Joaquin Valley Hay Growers Association. He retired ...
Terrence (Terry) Louis Moran passed away January 4, 2015 in Manteca.
God took another angel, Elissa R. Oakley passed away peacefully on Friday, January 16, 2015 at the age of 81. She was born December 28, 1933 in Panama to the late Preston Henry Oakley and Bishop Myra Carrington. A resident of New York, Florida and California; Elissa moved to Manteca nearly nine years ago to be closer to her sons.
Linda Hassler, 53, entered into rest on January 12, 2015 in Modesto, California. She was born on Flag Day in 1961 on June 14 to the late Joe and Dora Perez. She joins her parents in heaven as well as her siste Emilia Gonzalez.
Theodore "Ted" Teunissen, 93, entered into rest on December 20, 2014 in Chariton, Iowa after a sudden illness.
Clara M Marain, 85, entered into rest on January 15, 2015 in Manteca California. She was born April 2, 1929 in Bristow, Oklahoma. She joins her husband Charlie Marain in Heaven.
Elvira "Vera" Sianez a retired teacher's aide, longtime resident of Manteca, CA.
Theresa Ann Limas, 66, entered into eternal rest on January 8, 2015 surrounded by her adoring family. She was born on March 5, 1948, in French Camp, she joins in heaven her parents the late Daniel and Mary Limas and
Paul Femino passed away on Thursday, January 8, 2015, at the age of 62. Paul was born on February 1, 1952 in Newport, Rhode Island.
Thelma Mae Caylor was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina on January 13, 1930, and passed away on January 2, 2015, in Modesto.
Yuo "Judy" Brady beloved mother, grandma and great grandma passed away January 8th, 2015 after a battle with cancer.
Elisabeth Wilson, 96 entered into eternal rest on January 4, 2015 surrounded by her adoring family. She was born in Munich Germany on December 9, 1918. In heaven she joins her loving husband Howard Richard Wilson.
Roger Dale Lewis passed away Friday, Jan. 2, at the age of 62,
Pierrette Therese Wood beloved wife of Leonard James Wood passed away peacefully at her home in Manteca, Ca, on Jan. 1, 2015, after a long illness.
Beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by the ones he laughed with, lived for, and loved on Tuesday, December 30, 2014 in Manteca, CA at the age of 86.