Ted C. Parker, 82, entered into rest on December 17, 2008 in Tracy, California. He was born on February 15, 1926 in Oakland, California. He was a resident of Manteca for the past 49 years. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Betty Parker.
Our beloved daughter, sister, Godmother, aunt, wife, and best friend Robin Christine (Ward) Boyles passed away on Friday, Dec. 12, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Stockton.
Juanita A. Wadlow, 97, a Stockton resident of 66 years, entered into rest on Dec. 27, 2008.
Marion Elaine Winfree, 83, passed peacefully away with her family by her side on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2008.
Bonnie Heatherly, a resident of Manteca and Lawrence Livermore Lab retiree, died peacefully, Dec. 9, 2008, surrounded by her loving family at her home in Manteca after a lengthy illness.
Margarita Montes Castillo, 53, passed away on December 20, 2008 at Dameron Hospital in Stockton due to natural causes.
Daniel Emory Sickler, 59, of Medford, Oregon, passed away Dec. 6, 2008 at Rogue Valley Medical Center.
Ruth L. Scarbrough is survived by her children Don and Linda Scott, Kristal, Frank, Lena, and June Rodabaugh, and Mike Scarbrough.
Joe Franklin Parks, 72, passed away with his family by his side on Friday, Dec. 12, 2008. He was born April 26, 1936 in Qulin, MO, to the late Fred and Della Parks. Joe resided in Lathrop for over 38 years and worked as a carpenter for PG&E for over 30 years before retiring in 1995. He lives behind his children, Bill Parks and wife Sondra of Valley Center, Gary Parks and wife Shirley of Valley Springs, Joann Parks and life partner Jamie Turnage of Madera, and Angie Clevenger of Manteca; grandchildren, Michael Clevenger of Manteca, Gary Parks and ...
Wayne Anthony Olivares, Sr., 63, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008 with his family by his side.
Elizabeth (Liz) Ann Faria, 59, of Escalon, California, passed away on December 12, 2008 at her home.
Betty Dancy of Manteca was born July 3, 1938 and passed away Wednesday, Dec.10, in Manteca at age 70.
Bethany "Beth" Jewel Vinson was born in Oakland on May 24, 1965 where she was then adopted by Glenn and Elnora Nielsen.
Leona M. Segura, 84, born Feb. 11, 1924 in Oklahoma passed away in Manteca on Dec. 23.
Colleen Ritchie McDonald, 70, passed away at her Manteca home on Dec. 26.
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 ...