Valencia "Len" Sutton, 51, entered into rest on Monday, December 21, in Manteca. She was born on May 12, 1958 in Port Arthur, Texas. She joins her mother in heaven, Audrey Mae Pete, brother, Iran Pete, sister, Eva Jane Pete, mother-in-law, Junita Nelson and sister-in-law, Patrice Wright.
Gerry C. Gomes, 88, of Manteca, passed into God's loving arms on Tuesday, Dec. 22, at the Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson, CA. She was born in Manteca, on August 5, 1921 to Rose E. and Tony L. Gomes who were dairy farmers. She was one of 9 children and she grew up in the Manteca/Ripon area. Gerry loved music. A skilled guitar player in her early 20s, she played her guitar and harmonica and sang on KTRB radio station in Modesto on the Chester Smith children's weekly program in the 1940's. Throughout her years ...
Larry E. Sevor, 71, entered into rest on Friday, December 18, in Manteca. He was born on August 28, 1938 in Madison, Florida, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Felix and Hazel Sevor. He joins his parents in heaven as well as his siblings; James Lowell Sevor and Sandra Elaine Sevor. Larry was a resident of Manteca for 47 years.
Olee Monroe passed away on Friday at Oak Valley Hospital in Oakdale, she was 88 years old. She had been a resident of Oakdale for the past 4 years and a previous resident of Bandera, Texas and Escalon.
Plutarco "Pete" Chaves, 81, entered into rest on Thursday, December 17, in Manteca. He was born on June 28, 1928 in New Mexico to the late Mr. and Mrs. Felix and Josephine Chaves. He joins his parents in heaven as well as his siblings; Lola Duran and Bonnie Chaves.
Agnes Marie Fuller passed away suddenly on Tuesday, December 8, at the age of 90. She was born October 25, 1919 in Spokane, Washington to the late John & Imogene Gordon. Prior to moving to Stockton, she lived her entire life in Post Falls, ID. She leaves behind her daughter, Shery Tibbets of Stockton; sister, Alice Boucner of Spokane, WA; four grandchildren, Lue-Anne Herron, Luther "Lou" Tibbets, Angela Duncan and Nicole Duncan. She was also blessed with four great-grandchildren.
John Peters, 66, entered into rest on Dec. 16, 2009 in Manteca, California. He was born on Feb. 25, 1943 to the late Mr. and Mrs. David and Mildred Peters in Nebraska. John joins his parents in heaven as well as his brother David Peters.
Donna Jean Blesie, 78, of Manteca, passed away at the Hospice of San Joaquin after an extended battle with cancer. She was born Donna Jean Sackett on July 23, 1931, on a farm near Greenfield, Iowa, the daughter of Hiram and Dorothy Sackett. She has lived in Manteca for the last 13 years.
Stanley A. Terry, 62, passed away December 13 in Manteca. He was born in San Jose, California, to Alice Terry of Manteca and the late Stanley J. "O.G." Terry. He leaves behind his three sons; Stanley R. "Stan" Terry and wife, Elizabeth of Pleasanton, David Terry of Morgan Hill and Jeff Terry of San Jose; and siblings, Kathlyn A. Lafferty of Fremont and Stephen P. Terry of Clearlake. He was also blessed with 2 grandchildren, Haley Terry and Hayden, Terry and 3 cousins, Joseph Phillips, Layne Lee and Lynette Terry. He is also survived by his former wife of ...
Maria Madalina Brasil Borba, 77, of Topo, Sao Jorge, Azores, passed away on Wednesday, December 2, of natural causes. She was born Maria Madalina Brasil on May 20, 1932 in Topo, Sao Jorge, Azores and has called Topo her home her entire life.
Larry Dean Scharmann, passed away Friday, Dec. 11, in a local hospital after a long illness. Larry was born to Robert and Verna Scharmann in Modesto. He was a longtime business owner and resident in the Carson City area.
Wanda Wert was born to parents Ethel and William in Waterville, Washington. Wanda has always been a strong and independent person. During her early years she rode a horse five miles every day to grammar school. She was the youngest of seven, and she was the only girl. As anyone with older brothers knows, she was tormented relentlessly, but all in good fun. A favorite story involves her being tied to a wagon wheel and rolled down a hill.