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.
Leila Marie Barnec, of Lincoln, California, passed away peacefully in her home, surrounded by loved ones on Saturday, November 28, 2015 at the age of 72. Leila, known to most as "Grammy", was born July 6, 1943 in Earlimart, California to James Southern and Velma Looney. Velma married Shannon Peters in 1957, where they raised eight children together.
Eleanor D. Sanchez, 91, entered into rest on Sunday, November 29, 2015 in Manteca. She was born on June 8, 1924 in Manteca to the late Joseph and Adelaide Freitas. In heaven, Eleanor joins her adored husband of 64 years, Harry J. Sanchez, her granddaughter Melissa Sanchez, great granddaughter, Elisabeth Sanchez and siblings, Helen Costa (Frank) and Joseph Freitas (Mary).
Grady H. Adams, 81, entered into rest on November 19, 2015 in Modesto, CA. He was born on September 1, 1934 in Forester, Arkansas. He is preceded in death by his parents; Clearance and Matilda Adams, six siblings and one son Douglas Adams.
Phillip "Phil" Sanguinetti passed away peacefully on November 23, 2015 in Riverside, CA at the age of 80 years old. He was born on February 4, 1935 in Stockton, CA to George and Frances Sanguinetti. Phil and his brother, Gil, grew up in Stockton where he played basketball and graduated from Stockton College. He served four years in the U.S. Air Force and graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a B.S. in Geography. After graduating from college, Phil began a long career in city planning, and retired as the Planning Director for the City of Manteca.
Harvey Andrew Douma passed away on Monday, November 23, 2015 at the age of 98 in Manteca, CA. Harvey was born on May 26, 1917 in Manistique, Michigan to Andrew and Sofia (Dalman) Douma. He was raised in the Holland community until the age of eighteen months when he moved with his family to California, settling in the Ripon community.
Dreanna Briggs Langdon, born February 4, 1959, in Lowa, entered into rest on November 12, 2015 in Modesto, CA age 56. She is survived by her parents William and Betty Briggs of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, beloved husband of 28 years Lanny Langdon, children; William Langdon, Scott Ray Langdon and Thailia Insco. She was blessed by two grandchildren Ashley Phillips and Logan Langdon.
Alice F. Machado, 94, entered into rest on November 23, 2015 in Manteca, CA. She was born in the Azores Alice was the fourth child of six children to the late Mr. and Mrs. John and Florinda Machado on November 10, 1921. She is preceded in death by her parents, beloved husband Joe R. Machado Jr. and son Ron Machado.
Debbie passed away at UCSF Hospital in San Francisco with her two daughters by her side. She lived in Manteca and graduated from Manteca High School. Her greatest joy was her family, especially when she became a grandmother. Debbie worked as a pharmacy technician for CVS until her death.
Donna Lee Hellman, 57 entered into rest on October 23, 2015 in Manteca. She was born on January 29, 1958 to the late Louis and Margaret C. Hellman. Donna joins her parents in heaven as well as her sister Sheila Valim and late sister-in-law, Lynn Hellman.