Jose Gracia, 75, died Friday, July 24, 2009 at Doctors Hospital in Manteca. He was born June 6, 1934 in El Paso, Texas and was a resident of Manteca for 37 years. He was preceded in death by his wife the late Maria Guadalupe Blanco.
Vanmalibhai P. Patel of Manteca passed away at his residence on Thursday, July 23, 2009 at the age of 80. He was born on December 21, 1928 in Asta, India and has lived in Manteca for 5 years and previously was of Escalon.
Ron McGee passed away at the age of 61. He was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, he was a citizen of the Muscogee Nation and a descendant of Tuckabache, a well known Creek Tribe warrior and hunter. He was very proud of his Indian heritage.