Joan Snider, 86, of Turlock, passed away at her home. Joan was born in Fergus Falls, Minnesota to George and Gladyce Hartmann. She married Hallie Snider in April of 1952 in Sterling, Colorado. Hallie was a World War II Veteran who served in the US Navy. Joan worked in retail sales for over 40 years. She was married to Hal for 51 years before he passed away in 2003. Hal was a life member of the VFW and Joan was a 25 year member of the VFW Auxiliary.
Eleanor Manke Mensonides, a lifelong resident of the area, went to be with Jesus on September 2015 after a struggle with Lewy Body dementia. She was born in Ripon, California on July 1936, the second child of Gus and Martha Manke. Eleanor grew up on her parents' farm and learned early how to work hard at all sorts of chores, like feeding chickens and cows, gathering eggs, and picking peaches. She attended schools in Modesto, graduating from Modesto High in 1954. She earned an Associates degree in bookkeeping from Modesto Junior College in 1956 and worked in various secretarial positions ...
Lermon "Larry" Parker was born in Gatesville, Texas to Odus and Luna Parker in July of 1935. Larry grew up and graduated from high school in Texas. He continued his education at Foothill and De Anza Colleges in California.
Marge was born in Winton, CA to Earl & Esther Falke. She moved to Hilmar, CA at an early age. She was the oldest of seven children - Bud (Earl Jr.), Bob, Virginia Brown, Ray Wally, and Walt. All preceded her in death.
John Kelly Shackelford, a godly man, is now in the arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Born in Oklahoma in January 16th 1930, Kelly, as he was known, was part of a large family and was one of ten children.
Brian de la Porte will take over as head coach of the Delhi High varsity boys basketball team.
If you're between the ages of 18 and 21 and live in California, congratulations: The California Legislature is halfway to further eroding your rights.
90, of Modesto passed away Wednesday the 26th of August 2015. She was born the 19th of June 1925 in Los Angeles to Walter and Evelyn Olson. She was preceded in death by her Parents and two brothers.
Carmen Johnson was born in Turlock at Emanuel Hospital on December 12, 1926 to Carl & Edith Johnson. She passed away at the age of 88 at Paramount Court with her loving husband of nearly 70 years by her side.
Vivian Ralston, 75, of Delhi, passed away at her home. Vivian was born in Aberdeen, Washington to Jack and Evelyn Ralston. She graduated from Leggett Valley High School, attended Humboldt State University, and graduated from Dental School in San Francisco. She worked for 10 years in at Turlock Dental Office and 29 years in the Foster Farms Insurance Claims Office. She enjoyed golf, hunting and fishing. She had been described as a "Little Tomboy".
Morris Ramont, 71, passed away peacefully following a heroic 19-month battle with pancreatic cancer.
Given Name: Vittorio Giovanni DiGiovanni
A friend of mine recently purchased a used boat for the first time. He was so happy to finally have the boat of his dreams that he posted pictures of him and his boat all over the internet. Now that he's had a little time to get to know his boat he's been calling me, explaining to me an issue that he is having with his outboard. From his description of the problem it doesn't seem like anything major, although with an outboard you never know.
• Julia Diaz and Saul Perez of Turlock are the parents of a 6-pound-11-ounce girl born Aug. 20 at Emanuel Medical Center.
State Senator Richard Pan rolled out legislation this week to increase crime in California and jack up taxes on the state's poor.
With California in the fourth year of its most severe drought, water conservation is critical and should be a number one priority for all. Overall ...
Delta smelt are thriving.
• Ashley Rose Monismith of Empire is the mother of an 8-pound-10-ounce boy born Sept. 23 at Emanuel Medical Center.
Medicare's fall open enrollment has changed. It is now from Oct. 15 through Dec. 7. This is the time for people with Medicare to ...
Is anyone surprised at yet another school shooting? I'm not. There will be more, many more. They will be worse. Get used to it.
The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District has grants available for truckers to help reduce emissions in the area.
Harold Esqueda born Jan 26, 1938 in Merced Ca. Died Sept 28, 2015. He is preceded in death by his parents Carney and Madeline Esqueda ...
Carlene Prewitt, 67, passed at home surrounded by family on Wednesday September 30th, 2015. She was born in Turlock on July 17, 1948 and lived ...
Turlock resident, Joan Varner, passed away Monday, September 28, 2015 in Modesto. She was 78.
Matthew Joseph Rowan, 89, passed away peacefully at his home in Turlock, California on September 30, 2015. He was born January 22, 1926 in Artesian ...
Clarence Everett Aldrich of Hughson died at home on the ranch where he had lived his entire 91 years.
Tractor Supply Company agreed to pay a $775,000 civil penalty for selling recreational vehicles and engines that did not comply with the Clean Air ...
A federal grand jury returned a single-count indictment against Curtis Dickson, 36, a federal inmate, charging him with assault on a federal employee.
Modesto Junior College Art Gallery will present the exhibition Indispensable: Works from MJC Art Adjunct Faculty starting Oct. 5.
Just what we need - a movie about the housing foreclosure crisis.