Peter T. Meredith of Manteca, California passed away August 23, 2013 at the age of 80. Pete enjoyed a long and happy life with the love of his life, Pearl.
Kathy Hammerson, age 55, entered into rest on August 23, 2013 in Manteca. She was born on November 15, 1957 in Los Angeles. She is preceded in death by her father, Harlan McDaniel and her sister, Barbara McDaniel. She was a resident of Manteca for 28 years.
Barbara Marie Fitch Hildebrand passed away at home on August 28, 2013, at the age of 92. She was preceded in death by her devoted husband of 63 years, Alexander Hildebrand, and by her beloved brother, Stuart Grunewald Fitch. Barbara was born on May 7, 1921, in Pasadena, California, the daughter of Dr. Stewart Jackson Fitch and Dr. Marie Grunewald Fitch. She graduated from Pasadena City College in 1941 as class valedictorian and earned a B.S. degree in Physical Education from the University of California, Los Angeles, graduating with highest honors in 1943. She was awarded two Stanford University ...
Abraham "Abe" Karim, age 76, entered into rest on August 27, 2013 in Manteca. He was born on January 31, 1937 in French Camp to the late Abdul and Guadalupe Karim. He is also preceded in death by two brothers and one sister. He was a resident of Manteca for 27 years.
Joe passed away at his home on Sunday surrounded by family and friends.
In loving memory of Jane Laster, 93, survived by loving daughter Cheryl Laster of Hayward, and several nieces and nephews of San Jose, and Santa Cruz area.
Frank R. Wagner, 67, entered into rest on Sunday, August 11, 2013 in Manteca. He was born May 22, 1946. Frank leaves behind his loving wife, Linda Wagner of Manteca, his son, Mel Wagner and wife Jenny and two grandchildren, Andrea Bergeron and Xach Wagner. In addition, Frank has one surviving sibling, Sue Ann Taylor of Los Gatos.
Jean's infectious laugh, kind heart and beautiful smile will never be forgotten.
Nell (Barnett) Vickers, age 84, entered into rest on August 17, 2013 in Manteca. She was born on June 10, 1929 in Jasper, Alabama. She was a resident of Manteca for 8 years, and prior to that a resident of Pacifica for 50 years. Nell is preceded in death by her husband, Vic Vickers.
Timothy John Nordell, 60, entered into rest on August 8, 2013 in Tehama County. He was born on February 28, 1953 in Hayward, CA. He is preceded in death by his wife Constance Nordell.
Terry Ann Harr, 49, passed away on August 13, 2013 in Sandy, Utah.
Edward passed away quietly in his home with his family present, Thursday, August 15, 2013. He was born in Tracy, CA, on August 1, 1936.
Mary passed on August 2, 2013, surrounded by immediate family at St. Agnes Hospital in Fresno.
James "Glenn" Allen Jr. entered into rest on August 10, 2013 in Manteca, CA. He was born on December 15, 1950 in Maryland. He joins his mother, Ruth Allen and his siblings Wayne Keith and Ebbie Lee in heaven.
James DeCarlo 79, of Ripon died August 3, 2013 in a three car collision, Ripon, CA. He was born on September 10, 1933 to Luigi and Mary DeCarlo of Manteca, CA. He married Julia DeCarlo Sharing a good life together for over 50 years. She is deceased.
Ricky Blankenship, 54, entered into rest on Dec. 21, 2013 at Doctor's Hospital in Manteca, Calif., with his family at his side. He has been a resident of Manteca, Calif. for 25 years. He was born in San Jose, Calif. at O'Connor Hospital on June 14, 1959. Mr. Blankenship is preceded in death by his beloved mother, Joann Blankenship, father-in-law Raymond Andrews and loyal dog, Rico.
Laverne Mary Fredrickson, 74, entered into rest on January 7, 2014 in Manteca. She was born November 19, 1939 to Carmen Erillo and Rose Barbara in San Francisco, California.
William "Bill" Weibel passed away in Stockton on January 11, 2014 at the age of 92. He was born to parents John F. and Clara I. Weibel in Hartington, Nebraska. He was the second oldest of 9 siblings. He moved with his family to Lodi in 1939 and attended St. Anne's Catholic Church. Bill enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1942 and completed a Specialized Service and Maintenance on the Bell Interceptor airplanes. He received the Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal. He was discharged honorably in 1946 as a Sargent.
Pete Arizcuren was born in Pittsburg, CA. October 6, 1934, to Pete C. and Marie Arizcuren. He passed away in Manteca, January 9, 2014 at the age of 79. He leaves daughter Denise Brite, Las Cruces New Mexico, brother Jack Arizcuren (Janice) Manteca, nephews John Arizcuren (Lisa) Granite Bay, CA, Jacques P. Arizcuren (Sharon), Bethlehem, PA, niece Joanne Arizcuren Jannink, O'Fallon, Ill, great nieces Jillian and Juliet Arizcuren, Granite Bay, and great nephews Jesse, Jack, Johnny Jannink, O'Fallon, Il.
Nita Sheldon, age 80, of Manteca, CA passed away Friday, January 10, 2014, at her residence. She was born in James Town, North Dakota on December 13, 1933. Nita worked as a mail carrier at Sharps Army Depot for over 30 years. In her younger years she camped and fished often. Nita was an avid shopper and loved to dine out for breakfast or lunch. She loved her four dogs whole heartedly, and donated often to the SPCA and Humane Society.
Hazel Hickman, age 88, passed away Sunday, January. 5, 2014.
Gerald S. Wilford, 76, of Patterson passed away Wednesday, January 8th at Emeritus at Heritage Place in Tracy.
Steve John Trantham of Riverbank went home to be with the Lord on December 30, 2013 at the Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Steve was born to Roy and Patricia Trantham in Inglewood, CA.
Tommy Douglas Spor, 79, passed away on Dec 27, 2013 at Memorial Medical Center in Modesto, CA. Tom was born in Norwood, CO. He and his family later moved to Manteca, CA where he went to high school and met his beautiful wife, Jeannette Valdez, with whom he had three daughters. Tom enlisted in the Army in 1956 becoming a helicopter mechanic and was stationed in Italy for a three year tour. He was also recognized as a Marksman. Afterwards, Tom became assistant manager then manager of Newberry's and Gottschalks stores. Later, he became an entrepreneur with the opening ...