Diana Sue Hicks was born on August 30, 1957, in Stockton, California to Robert and Iris Hicks. Diana was a resident of Manteca for the majority of her life. She graduated from East Union High School in 1976, and later attended Delta Community College, where she took courses in Radio Broadcasting, one of her favorite hobbies.
Rick Gianni, 57, entered into rest on March 25, 2013 in Sacramento, CA. He was born on April 23, 1955 in Stockton. He joins his parents Mike and Natalie Gianni in heaven.
Robert (Bob) Henry Mathews, Jr., born January 25, 1949 in Oakland, CA. Passed away March 28, 2013, surrounded by his family, after a long battle with cancer. He has been a resident of Manteca, CA since 1998. Bob is preceded in death by his parents Elizabeth (Peralta) Mathews and Robert Mathews.
Lucky Baldwin, born, Floyd Martin Baldwin, October 29, 1926, passed away, Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013, he was 86.
Ronnie Berna, 68, of Tracy passed away on Sunday, March 31, 2013 at home in Tracy with his family at his side. Ronnie was born August 11, 1944 in Carnegie, Oklahoma. He was the third of three children to Alfred and Janetta Berna. Ronnie left Oklahoma at the young age of four when his family moved to Manteca; where he attended both elementary and high school, graduating from Manteca High in 1963.
Jose A. "Joe" Banuelos, 59, entered into rest, Thursday, March 28, 2013 in Manteca. He was born on November 19, 1954 in Mexico.
Oscar Lee Rhodes, II, 62, died peacefully March 21 at his home in Yountville, CA following a short illness.
Kathleen Elaine Madeiros entered into eternal rest on Saturday, March 16, 2013. Her departure into the presence of the Lord came unexpectedly, but was absent of any prolonged sickness or suffering.
Alan Lee Madeiros entered into eternal rest on Saturday, March 16, 2013. Alan was born in Danville, CA on May 11, 1953. Awaiting him in heaven is his wife Kathleen Madeiros, and parents Harold and Lanelle Madeiros. He is survived in death by his son, Joshua Madeiros of Manteca. Alan has one sibling, Judith Madeiros of Danville. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2013 Calvary Community Church, ...
Paul Porter, 75, entered into rest on March 19, 2013, in Manteca, Ca. He was born on February 4, 1938, in Horseheads, New York. He is preceded in death by his wife, Helga Porter.
Carolyn Sue Waterman, 65, died Wednesday, March 27, in Manteca. Born in Modesto to Bob and Mary Dell Briggs. Sue was a resident of Manteca since age two, attending Lindbergh and Lincoln schools before graduating in 1966 from Manteca High School, where she dated her sweetheart, Jim Waterman. Two months after finishing high school, the two of them were wed at St. Paul's United Methodist Church on August 27, beginning the first of their 46 ...
Carmen was born in Akron, Ohio to the late Nicola and Anna Rose Palumbo. Carmen was preceded in death by her husband, David Abbott, her siblings, Esther Swansick, Constance Vega, Michael Palumbo, and Frank Palumbo. She leaves behind one son, Nicholas Rego Sr. and wife Suzette. And two grandsons, Nicholas Jr and Mason Rego. She is also survived by sister in laws, Leona Palumbo, Marlene Palumbo, and brother in law Don Swansick, and many nieces and nephews.
Robert "Bob" Morgan, 65, entered into rest on March 23, 2013 in Manteca. He was born on September 22, 1947 in French Camp, CA. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Kathy Morgan.
Ronnie Guy Young, Jr., passed away March 20, 2013 in Modesto. He is survived by his mother Shelley Patch of Manteca, his father Ronnie Guy Young, Sr., his brothers Daniel and Keith Patch, his sister Rachel Young, Armando Ortiz and her son Nanno, Ronnie's only nephew, his aunt Denise and her husband Danny Espidio and their three children Miranda, Jessie and Erica. Ronnie is also survived by his uncle David and Janelle Patch and ...
Ed Andretta , 90, entered into rest peacefully at his home in Modesto, March 18, 2013. He leaves his wife of 27 years Ouida Andreetta, son Michael Andreetta (Maureen) of Roseville, daughter Carla Hiatt (Richard) of Manteca, granddaughter Natalie Rosas (Jeff) of Manteca and grandson Nicholas Andreetta (Monica) of London, Ontario, Canada. He is also survived by four great grandchildren Abigail Rosas, Katelyn Rosas, Andrew Rosas and Vittoria Andreetta, six nieces and nephews and 12 ...
Antonio "Papa" Rivas passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 30th at the age of 83. He is preceded in death by his three elder siblings and wife of more than 33 years, Carmen. He is survived by his six children and their spouses; James (Mary), Rose (Chris), Irene (Eric), Patricia (Sam), Leticia (Steve), Theresa (Robert); 12 grandchildren, April, Jamie, Lisa, Eric, Karina, Tyler, Jesse, Meagan, Grace, Jeremiah, Madeline, Mateo, and three great-grandchildren; Jasmine, Elijah, and Sophia. ...
"Well done, good and faithful servant. Enter into the joy of your Lord."
Carl James Ambrose a 20 year Manteca resident passed away at the age of 79 on April 27, 2013 in Manteca. He was born February 13, 1934 in Oakland, CA. He is survived by wife of 58 years, Louise Ambrose and 2 Sons Ricky and Steven Ambrose. He was blessed by 4 Grandchildren Ricky, Kimberly, Jennifer and Steven Ambrose as well as 1 Great-granddaughter Cora Lynn. In addition he has one brother Leonard Ambrose.
Wayne Arthur Johnson, 90, passed away peacefully on April 26 in Manteca, California. Wayne was born on March 3, 1923 in Stockton, CA. Wayne was a World War II veteran, serving his time in the Pacific Theatre and taking part in the Battle of Palou and the Occupation of Japan. He settled in Manteca after the war and remained there for the remainder of his life, working as a farmer, for Best Fertilizer and Spreckle's Sugar.
Juanita "Nita" Mae Scott, age 83, born February 24 1930 in Corticelli, MO, entered into rest on April 23, 2013 in Stockton, CA. Nita worked at Tri Valley Canneries for 15 years and then owned Vern Scott Trucking Company with her husband for 25 years. She was a member the Moose Lodge in Lodi for 38 years, A.M.A motorcycle association and of the C.V.M.M.A modified midgets racing.
Pamela Koehn, 57, entered into rest on April 26, 2013 in Manteca, CA. She was born on February 11, 1956 in Corpus Christi, TX. She joins her husband Mark Koehn, brothers Mark Lee Janke and Alan Dale Janke, along with her nephew Mark Lee Janke Jr. in heaven.
On April 18, 2013, Addie (Toni) Kaczmarek passed away at the age of 86 in Manteca, CA. She was the loving wife of Walter Kaczmarek for 62 years. Addie was born in Oklahoma in 1926 and moved to Southern California in the mid-1940's where she married Walter in 1951. She and Walter moved to Santa Clara, CA in 1957 where they lived for over 30 years while raising there three children, Ruby, Jim and Walt. ...