Jesse Richard Clay, 51, of Atwater, passed away on Nov. 29. Jesse was born March 31, 1958 in Modesto to Lida and Eugene Clay.
Kurt Isenberg, 50, of Palm Springs, died Nov. 28 in Palm Springs. Services and burial were held on Dec. 4 at Desert Memorial Park in Palm Springs.
Harinderpal Sanghera, 28, of Ceres, passed away in Modesto. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12 at Allen Mortuary. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Dec. 13 at Allen Mortuary, with cremation following.
Jose Pinheiro de Freitas, 61, passed away on Dec. 4, 2009. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10 with a Rosary following at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd. A Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 11 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Paul Henry Bracken, 96, of Turlock, passed away Saturday at Brandel Manor in Turlock. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 11, followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Turlock. Interment to follow at Patterson District Cemetery in Patterson.
Kenneth Ray Lowe, 74, of Modesto, finished his long battle with MS and went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by his family, on Dec. 5. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9 at Allen Mortuary, 247 North Broadway in Turlock. A celebration of Ken's life will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10 at Shelter Cove, 4242 Coffee Rd., Modesto.
Myrna Jean (White) Jones, 76, passed away on Dec. 2 in Clovis. A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9 at the Memorial United Methodist Church in Clovis.
It may have come to your attention that there have been, and still are, drastic budget cuts considered for the arts at California State University, Stanislaus. As a Piano Performance major, I would be extremely devastated if such a thing would be allowed to happen. If these budget cuts were allowed to happen, all private lessons (meaning one-on-one time with an instructor specifically for that instrument) would be canceled, because nearly all instruments taught at CSU Stanislaus Department of Music are taught by part-time faculty. If the budget were to be cut, those positions would be the first to go ...
As a record-keeper, I'm pathetic. I often can't keep track of where my checkbook is, let alone the balance in the account. The chief problem determining the balance isn't my arithmetic skills, it's that I don't enter all the checks that I write for merchants in the ledger. No wonder the amount I show I have becomes a tad different from what the bank feels I have in my account.
Children's Crisis Center Gingerbread House Competition Results
The Cal State Stanislaus women's basketball team jumped out to an early 5-0 lead and were able to answer goal for goal through the first half of their California Collegiate Athletic Association opener against Cal State Monterey Bay Friday night. But the Otters opened the second half strong with a layup by junior guard Michelle Santizo, which led to back-to-back three-pointers to raise CSUMB's lead to 51-36. A lay-up by Santizo gave the Otters their largest lead of the game, 53-36. CSUMB went on to earn a 58-44 victory.
The California Cougars of the Professional Arena Soccer League will play at Turlock Indoor Soccer on Sunday, as the Cougars out of Stockton face the Denver Dynamite. The match begins at 4 p.m.
A funeral for Liza Julian, 91, will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 7 at the Holy Apostolic Assyrian Church of the East, Mar Addai Parish. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Glenna I. Anderson, 83, passed away on Nov. 30, 2009.
• Emily-Ann Cordeiro of Turlock is the mother of a 7-pound-8-ounce boy born Dec. 11 at Emanuel Medical Center.
Anthony Cannella came walking up to Blaker Kinser Junior High School in Ceres earlier this month with a jacket on and coffee in his hand.
Monday will mark a historic anniversary for Turlock. On Dec. 22, 1871, the town was founded by John William Mitchell, a prominent grain farmer who owned 100,000 acres of land from Keyes to Atwater (encompassing what is now the City of Turlock), with the placement of the first flag station (train stop) at Henderson's crossing (Golden State Boulevard and Berkeley Avenue).
Laura passed away in Hilmar at the age of 94. Laura was born in Arnesen, Rocky Point, Minnesota to Bernard and Agnes Arnesen. She graduated from business college in Duluth, Minnesota and moved to San Francisco. Laura worked as a personal secretary to the President of Garnett Young & Co. After marrying her Navy husband Arthur, they lived in Oakland for 12 years, then moved to Livermore where Arthur worked.
Robert M. Caires peacefully passed away quietly at Paramount Senior Living in Turlock at the age of 84. Born July 19, 1930 in Oakland, Bob served 4 years in the US Naval Reserve from 1948 – 1952, during the Korean War. After an honorable discharge, he attended business colleges, Foothill and San Jose State Colleges. He joined the Internal Revenue Service as an agent in 1960 where he worked for 36 years until retiring. Bob was a member of the National Treasury Employee's Union, the Rosicrucian Order AMORC, Fraternal Order of Eagles, California Notary Association, L.A., YMCA, Mountain View ...
John's life journey ended at home on Wednesday, December 17,2014 at 8:18p.m. He began a new life with those that preceded him in death; his beloved wife Imogene; daughter Brenda and his brother Paul.
Altamont Corridor Express trains could be stopping in downtown Turlock within the next 10 years if Stanislaus County voters approve their own version of San Joaquin County's half cent Measure K transportation sales tax during the next election cycle.
Lawrence Sylvester Carlton entered his heavenly home after a 7-month battle with cancer.
Joel Allen Burnett passed away Thursday after a long illness. One of five children and born in Turlock, CA to John and Joan Burnett, Joel lived his entire life in the Central Valley. Joel started his career off as a carpenter in the construction trade. He was a strong individual with a fun-loving nature. Joel would give anyone the shirt off his back even if it was his last shirt. He helped many people through the lowest points in their lives. He was a good friend to all and a wonderful uncle and grand-uncle. Joel enjoyed riding his bike and ...
Lon Brunson was not so much a man of great faith…. as he was a man of faith in a GREAT GOD! He was ushered into the presence of his Lord and Savior on December 5, 2014 and is remembered as a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, friend and a humble servant of Jesus Christ.
Arlene was preceded in death by her husband Virgil Huber. Arlene is survived by her children: George Huber, Gloria McCormick, Linda Stopher, William Huber, Robert Huber, Mary Vieira; and 19 grandchildren. She has one surviving sibling, Kenneth Troutman, whom she loved dearly.
Anne Shaw, 80, of Turlock, CA passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, December 13, 2014. Born in Oronogo, Missouri August 27, 1934 to Carroll and Maude Weathers, she spent much of her childhood in Bisbee Arizona before her family moved to Los Angeles following the death of her father. There, She graduated from Manual Arts High School, and attended college at Bob Jones University in South Carolina, where she began dating Donald Shaw. They married in 1955, and settled in Turlock in 1962 after Donald had completed his Masters at UCLA .
Wes Bartole notched another double-double and Tyler Barber scored 16 points on Thursday as they led the Cal State Stanislaus men's basketball team to another run-away win. This time it was over Notre Dame de Namur, 72-56.
• Crystal Wright of Turlock is the mother of a 4-pound-5-ounce girl born Dec. 4 at Emanuel Medical Center.
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