Mildred Louise Somera passed away on January 27, 2017, in Manteca, CA, at the age of 73. She was born on March 27, 1943 in Onyx, CA to her parents Andrew and Rose Mace, whom both preceded her in death. She is survived by her children: Felicia Somera Lazo of Stockton, Barbara Somera Hemphill of Turlock and Paul and George Somera of Lathrop; her grandchildren; George (Muggs) Somera, Jr., Janessa, Kimberly, Allessandra and Jules Somera, Timothy (Timmy) and Andrew (Andy) Lopez; and her greatgrandchildren; Annessa, Justus and Brooke Somera, Jojo Weaver, A.J. Rodriquez, Max Schwerke, and Gianna Lopez. A ...
Robert W. Cargill, 47, entered into rest on January 20, 2017 in French Camp, Ca. He was born on April 17, 1969 in Manteca, Ca. He is preceded in death by his father Raymond Cargill and mother Glenda Potter.
Donald Paul Pendergrass, an amazing human being, husband, father and son, passed away after a tragic accident. Born in Modesto, CA, Donald was never seen with a frown on his face as he was always smiling. He was a hard worker and jokester who loved life. Donald would stop whatever he was doing to help anyone whether he knew them or not.
Michele Tahija passed from this life to her eternal home in Heaven on January 28, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born November 26, 1962 in Castro Valley, CA. She grew up in San Leandro and was a long-time resident of Manteca, CA. She is preceded in Heaven by her parents Maxine Roberts and Melbourne F. Roberts.
Surrounded by her loving family Mary R. Duenas, 94, entered into rest on January 23, 2017 in Manteca. She was born in her home town of Nogales, Mexico on January 27, 1922. She is preceded in death by her parents Antonio and Belen Rodriguez, beloved husband Anselmo Duenas, her son Peter Espinoza and her grandson Antonio Duenas.
Larry entered into rest on January 18, 2017 in Manteca, CA after a battle with cancer. Larry was born in Oakland, CA. Larry graduated from University of CA with honors in Forestry. Larry retired from the U.S. Forest Service.
Edward Fikse, Jr. passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, January 14, 2017 and has joined hands again with his wife, Gretta, in heaven. Born in Volga, Iowa to Rev. Edward and Elbertina Fikse, Ed was raised in a christian home with his three brothers and four sisters. Ed developed a love for the Lord that would carry him through his whole life, and even to church camp where he spotted his future wife, Gretta. After graduating from high school in Oakland, CA, Ed joined the US Army and served during the Korean War. After returning home, he and ...
Dawna Lynn Cascio passed away at her Manteca family home of her mother Linda and step-father Edward Janas on January 13, 2017 at the age of 45. It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to our loving daughter, sister, aunt, niece, awesome family and friend who is survived by her mother Linda Janas, sisters Gina and Kristy; father Vincent Cascio, uncle John Ursini, niece Myshael Baker, nephews Benjamin Foote, Sean Janas, great niece Mykayla Murrieta, Godparents Danny and Carol Ohlmeyer, countless uncles, cousins, family and friends.