James Joseph Lopes was born December 16th, 1931 in Manteca on the family ranch on Austin Road, which was originally a dairy. He passed away peacefully on February 18th with the love of his family surrounding him.
Richard "Dick" C. Sanders passed away in Stockton on October 22, 2016. Born in Ada, OK he served his country honorably in the Korean War. He then served over 40 years as a pastor of several Baptist churches.
Zelda Allen of Manteca passed away peacefully Monday, February 8, 2016 in Tracy, CA. She was born December 21, 1927 in Oklahoma, the daughter of William and Mattie Revell. Zelda moved from Oklahoma to Stockton, CA in the 1930's. She attended Stockton School District.
Frank Louis Aufdermaur, born March 12, 1932 in Modesto, CA, passed away on February 12, 2016 surrounded by his family. He spent his first 13 years living in Sloughhouse, then his family moved to a dairy farm in Manteca. Frank graduated from Manteca High School in 1951, entered the Army in 1953 and after spending two years overseas, he returned to Manteca where he eventually met his wife-to-be, Elinor Kneppel from Elk Grove, CA. They were married in 1957 and moved to Ripon, where they started their family of five children, Heidi (Alan), Frank Jr. (Emily), Carl (Robin), Joe and ...
Rodney was born in Manteca to Rod and Brenna McCleary. His mom was at the hospital for 30 minutes before he made his début. He left this world on Sunday, February 7, 2016 just as fast as he came into it on September 7, 1973.