Divinagracia Fojas Sales, 78, entered into peaceful rest on December 7, 2015 in Manteca. She was born on June 15, 1937 in Mendez, Cavite, Philippines. In heaven she joins her brother Louis Fojas, son Gerald Sales, and grandson Varick Brand.
Wanda Bolding, 84,entered into rest on December 5, 2015 in Manteca, CA. She was born on June 13, 1931 in Iowa to the late Lester and Thelma Frahm. She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband Clifford Bolding.
Alden Wilbur Janke, 80, entered into rest on December 11, 2015 in Manteca, CA. He was born on January 27, 1935 in Napoleon, North Dakota. He is preceded in death by two sisters Ruth McCurdy and Edna Pimentel and also Alden Jr's half siblings Pamela, Mark and Alan Dale. Mr. Janke is survived by his only child Alden Janke Jr. as well as his siblings Annette Grad, Leah Huse, Ruby Scoviak, Velda Lee, Harold Janke and Ginny Kotz, and also two half siblings of Alden Jr, Douglas and David, and many extended family members whom he loved dearly.
Steven Gary Johnson, 49, entered into rest on December 13, 2015 at his home in French Camp, CA surrounded by his loving family. Born May 10, 1966 in Manteca, CA Steven is preceded in his journey to heaven by his father Larry. He is survived by his loving mother Diane, brother Brian, and sister in law Claire. He was blessed with two nieces, Kayla and Katie, as well as a nephew Caleb.
James Logan West was born January 20th, 1927 to Robert and Sally West in Harrison, Arkansas. He served in the Army in the mid-40's and met Helen Armstrong on December 26th, 1946. They married on February 8th, 1947 and this year celebrated 68 wonderful years together as man and wife. The Wests lived in the bay area where James was a tanker truck driver for Mobil Oil for over 40 years. For the past 25 years they have been retired in Manteca, CA. James loved his family, traveling in the motor home, and spending time at home with Helen ...
Patricia Ann "Patty" Reece was born on September 6, 1948 to George and Margaret Enos in Santa Clara, CA. Two years later the Enos family moved to Ripon, where Patty lived for 65 years before passing away on December 10, at the age of 67 at Bethany Home. Patty attended Ripon Elementary School and graduated from Ripon High in 1966. On September 21, 1968 she married her high school sweetheart, Dave Reece, and in 1974 their son Lance was born. Patty worked for many years prior to Lance's birth at Sharpe Army Depot. After becoming a mother, she desired ...
LaVone D. Barker, "DeeDee", as she was known, passed away on November 23, 2015. She was born on August 18, 1967 in Hayward, CA to David and Joan Hoggarth. She is preceded in death by her father David Allen Hoggarth, "Big Dave", who worked at Mountain Valley Express in Manteca, CA; her mother, Joan Mae Hoggarth, a homemaker; sister Debra Taylor, Grass Valley, CA. DeeDee was married for 20+ years to her husband Brady G. Barker Sr. She was a loving mother to son, Brady G. Barker Jr. and Gibby, both from Sapulpa, OK, Michael Anthony Cassillas and wife Elizabeth ...
Jack Thomas Kelley, 92, passed from this earth November 19, 2015, in San Luis Obispo, CA. He lived the previous four years in Oceano, CA with his daughter. He was a forty-five year resident of Manteca, CA, where he lived with his wife, Trena and their four children, Miles, Kalleen, Lori and Kathleen.
Otis Clifford Holmes, 89, entered into rest peacefully on December 2, 2015 in Manteca. He was born on October 7, 1926 in Op, Alabama to the late Carol and Lizzy Holmes. In heaven he joins his son Nathan Holmes.
Richard L. Detmers, 81 entered into rest on December 6, 2015 in Modesto, CA. He was born on September 4, 1934 in Los Angeles to the late Jack and Pearl Detmers. Richard is survived by his loving family; wife of 57 years Bernice, children; Richard Detmers, James and Nancy Detmers and Deanne Detmers-Raskin. He was blessed with seven grandchildren; Michael, Steven, Nicole, Matthew, Sean, Ava and Hanna.
Barbara Notgrass 76, of Ripon, California left us way too soon on November 24, 2015. Barbara was eastbound on Hwy 120, an eigth of a mile west of North Ripon Road waiting to make a left hand turn into her driveway when a distracted driver rear ended her vehicle forcing her car into a head on collision with a west bound truck and died on the scene.