Lucy passed away on Monday, March 29, at Prestige Assisted Living in Manteca at the age of 88. Born to Henry and Elvira Azevedo on December 1, 1921 in Ripon, Lucy continued living in Ripon for her entire life. She was a very loving and devoted sister and aunt who loved her family. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Lela Mae Copeland, 76, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 23. A lifelong resident of Manteca, she was born September 13, 1933 in French Camp to the late Robert W. Copeland and Lela Z. Copeland. In heaven she joins her parents and brother Michael C. Copeland.
Mae Greeley of Manteca, passed away at the age of 93 Saturday, March 27. Mae has been in Palm Haven since 2004. Mae was born on a race horse/cattle ranch just 8 miles out of Blackwell, Oklahoma, on May 29, 1916. Her parents were Harry Cleveland Stroup and Nina Lillian Stauffer. She was preceded in death by her sister, two brothers, her husband, and son Norman Greeley.
Micheal A. Moller-Fisher passed away suddenly on Wednesday, March 17, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma, WA. Micheal was born on May 30, 1966 in Manteca, to Adrianus and Wilhelmina Vander Werff. Micheal was the youngest of 7 children. With the sudden passing of Adrianus, Wilhelmina married Max Moller. Max adopted Micheal on February 20, 1976. Micheal was raised in Manteca.
Floyd Bertrand Palmaymesa, 93, died on Saturday, March 27 in Stockton. Floyd loved wood working and building things as well as telling family history to his grandchildren. Plus he was a rock hound and made jewelry for his family. He also enjoyed camping and hunting. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather
Marion Lela MacDannald was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend who loved to spend time with family and friends. She was born September 19, 1922 in Corvallis, Oregon and grew up in the beautiful Mojave Desert which later became a popular vacation destination for her dirt bike riding children and grandchildren. She moved to Stockton with her family as a young teenager and worked at the Kress Dime Store. There she met her lifelong friends, Edie Regello and her two sisters Lisa and Dolores. She worked in a large computer room during World War ll.
Elsie "Virginia" Kelly, 85, entered into rest on Monday, March 22, in Manteca. She was born August 8, 1924 in Rudy, Arkansas. She joins her husband in heaven James "Sy" Kelly and her beloved great-great-grandson Bryce Johnson.
Hansford C. Wolf, Sr., 83, passed away Tuesday, March 23, in Manteca. He was born February 26, 1927 in Mayfield, OK. Hansford is survived by his children; Hansford C. Wolf, Jr. (Victoria) and Douglas B. Wolf (Madelin), and numerous grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Ann Wolf.
Johnnie Lee Norton, 62, a Manteca resident for over 25 years passed away suddenly on Friday, March 19, after a short battle with cancer. He was born April 17, 1947 in Tonasket, Washington, the 11th of 12 children born to the late Willis and Etha Norton. In heaven he joins his parents and his siblings Glen Norton, Robert Norton, Delores Parks and Shirley Harris.
Johnnie Lee Norton, 62, a Manteca resident for over 25 years passed away suddenly on Friday, March 19, after a short battle with cancer. He was born April 19, 1947 in Tonasket, Washington, the 11th of 12 children born to the late Willis and Etha Norton. In heaven he joins his parents and his siblings Glen Norton, Robert Norton, Delores Parks and Shirley Harris.
Frank Michael Risso, 62, passed into eternal rest on Tuesday, April 14, 2015. "Mike" was born in Stockton, California, and lived most of his life in Manteca. Mike was a veteran of the Vietnam War, serving aboard the carrier, USS Enterprise; then spending the remaining 23 years of his military career as a member of the California National Guard.