Herman Ender Jr., 59, entered into rest on February 6, 2010 in Manteca, California. He was born on November 3, 1950 in Tracy, California. He has been a resident of Manteca for 33 years. Herman is preceded in death by his mother, Della Ender and his brother, Gary Ender.
Jose Del Carmen Farfan Mendoza also known as Rolando, entered into rest on February 3, 2010 in French Camp, California. He was born on July 16, 1921 in Paita, Peru. Jose was a native of Peru and moved to the United States, Manteca 14 years ago to be closer to family. He joins his wife in heaven Maria Isabel Merino de Farfan.
Frank R. Machado a prominent dairy farmer in Manteca, Oakdale, Merced and Escalon passed to rest peacefully surrounded by his loving wife and children in his home on Wednesday, February 3, at age 86 years, 11 months and 3 days.
Bernice "Babe" Domingo, 77, entered into rest on Monday, February 1, in Manteca, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 1, 1932 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank and Jenny Costa in Manteca. She joins her parents as well as 13 brothers and sisters in heaven.
Jennie Catalano Barnum, 90, died on Tuesday, February 2. She was born in 1919 in Pittsburg, Cal. When she was 8 years old she moved to Manteca. She attended Yosemite School. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Modesto.
Bernice "Babe" Domingo, 77, entered into rest on February 1, 2010 in Manteca, California surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 1, 1932 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank and Jenny Costa in Manteca, California. She joins her parents as well as 13 brothers and sisters in heaven.
Dolores Frances (Rigney) Kohles, 95, died Thursday, January 21 at home with her family at her side in Manteca. She was born on October 7, 1914 in Oakland. Dolores was a retired secretary for the City of Oakland. She was a member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Oakland. Dolores was an 85-year resident of Oakland, moving to Manteca in 2001.
Ron Padilla, of Stockton, passed away on Saturday, January 30, in Stockton at the age of 57. A lifelong resident of Stockton, Ron was born on July 1, 1952. He graduated from Franklin High School and later went on to be a railroad worker and a farmer. Ron is survived by his companion, Beverly Tupas; his sons, Jeff, Derek, and Chad; his brothers, Bobby, Ruben, Frankie, and Johnny; and his sisters, Ruth, Mona and Annie.
Brian Joseph Ward, 47, passed away on Thursday, January 28, at his home in Manteca of heart disease. Born in Castro Valley, he was a resident of Manteca for twenty years and attended St. Anthony's Church. He had previously lived in Hayward, CA, and was a member of St. Clement's Parish. He attended St. Clement's grammar school, Moreau High School, Hayward High School and Chabot College. He was employed as a forklift driver in distribution warehouses in both Hayward and Manteca.