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Pauline A. Reese
June 24, 1932 - June 15, 2012
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Pauline A. Reese, 79, of Modesto entered into rest on June 15, 2012 in Modesto, CA.  She was born Pauline Avila on June 24, 1932 in San Rafael, CA and has called Modesto her home for the past 24 years.

Pauline is survived by her children; Ed Reese and his wife Susan of Morgan Hill, Diane Priest and her husband Michael of Manteca and LeeAnn Woodard and her husband Scott of Discovery Bay; her grandchildren; Kristina Stamper of Waterford; Michelle Priest of Mountain View and Charlie Priest of Manteca; and her great-grandchild Taylor Stamper of Waterford. She proceeded in death by her husband Frankie Reese Jr.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Franklin & Downs Colonial Chapel.  A visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 8:30am until 9am at Franklin & Downs Colonial Chapel 704 12th St., Modesto.  A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 9:30am on Wednesday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church 1813 Oakdale Rd., Modesto.  Her final resting place will be private at Santa Clara Mission Cemetery.  To send condolences to the family please visit our website at

Donations in Pauline’s memory may be sent to the American Lung Association, 1029 J Street #450 Sacramento, CA 95814.

Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Tuesday, June 19, 2012