Christine Marsman Leon passed away peacefully on January 24, 2017 in Hughson, California at the age of 53 after her battle with cancer. Christine was born on June 27, 1963 to Albert and Patsy Marsman. Christine lived in Ripon for 46 years until moving to Modesto seven years ago.
Marvin DeHoog, 87, entered into rest on February 1, 2017 in Ripon, California. He was born on January 20, 1930 in Pipestone, Minnesota. Marvin is now reunited with his late wife of 61 years, Joan, whom passed in 2012, along with his grandson, Bryan DeHoog, whom passed away in 2007.
Our family chain is broken, and NOTHING seems the same now. But, as God calls us, one by one, the chain will link again. Alice has gone home to once again be by Werner's side, her son Sepp, and parents Anna and Carl Ott, and many others who have passed this life.....
Maria Manuela Vargas, 72, entered into rest peacefully in the home of her brother, on February 1, 2017 in Manteca. She was born on December 18, 1944 in Faial, Azores, Portugal. In heaven she joins her loving parents, Manuel Vargas and Maria Do Ceo Silveria Vargas.
Marinus (Opa) was peacefully taken to his heavenly home to be with the Lord and his wife, Margje, on January 21, 2017 at the age of 93. He was born in the Netherlands to Marinus and Jacoba Doornenbal. Marinus and Margje came from the Netherlands in 1956 with their two sons, Mark and John. They settled in Ripon where their daughter, Janice, was born. His love for his wife, children and grandchildren was endless. He was devoted to his family and brought so much joy to all of us.