Ramon R. Yerena, 58, entered into rest on September 3, 2009, in Modesto. He was born on April 7, 1951 in Guadalajara, Mexico. He joins his father Alberto Yerena in heaven as well as his granddaughter Raquel Yerena.
Herbert denDulk passed away at Kaiser Hospital in Walnut Creek on Wednesday, August 26. He was 91 years old and had been a resident of Ripon for 85 years where he was a farmer. He was preceded in death by his wife Wilhelmina den Dulk.
Robert E. Poynter Sr., 68, entered into rest on Sunday, August 30, 2009 in Manteca. He was born on Sept. 24, 1940 in Salam, Oregon. He was preceded in death by his mother Alma Poynter and son Gregory Guy Poynter.
Buddy Allen Chambers, 28, died Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009. He was born on August 10, 1981. He was the beloved son of Michael Chambers and Tanya; caring brother of Natasha Trester; loving uncle to Abigayle Trester. Buddy's beautiful heart and soul touched the lives of everyone he knew.
Stephen Mark Perez, 39, passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2009, at his home in Modesto. He died peacefully in his sleep. He is survived by his father Julian Perez. He was preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Perez. He is also survived by three beautiful children, Julianna, Stephen, and Mateo Perez. He was born in Palo Alto, Cal. on Feb. 16, 1970. He attended Nile Garden School in Manteca and graduated from East Union High School in 1988. He worked in the Bay Area and the Central Valley in sales.