Emanuel Medical Center has received a 2016 National Philanthropy Day award from the Yosemite Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals for its charitable contributions to the community. The hospital, which was nominated for the award by California State University, Stanislaus, was named Outstanding Corporate orSmall Business Donor in Philanthropy.
November 25, 2016|
Wanda G. Sharpe, a beautiful godly woman, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ this past Sunday. Wanda, one of four siblings was born in Oklahoma to Earl and Veler Bryant in the winter of 1930.
The American Farm Bureau Federation's 31st annual informal price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year's feast for 10 is $49.87, a 24-cent decrease from last year's average of $50.11.
November 22, 2016|
Pat Uekert, 89, of Hilmar, passed away at Emanuel Medical Center. Pat was born in Empire, CA to Leonard and Anna Crews. She lived most of her life in California's Central Valley. She was preceded in death by her parents, her son Gary Bartlow, and sister and brother-in-law Carmen and Ster. Glenn. She is survived by her daughter Ann Christensen of Hilmar and sister Shari (Wayne) Gurganus of Morgantown, WV, and grandchildren Eric and Amy.
Mildred Horney, 99, of Turlock, passed away at Turlock Nursing and Rehab. Center. Mildred was born in El Reno, Oklahoma. She graduated from High School in 1932. Mildred married Gailard Horney in 1964. They were married 47 years before his passing in 2011. Mildred worked for many years as a secretary. She loved volunteering at the Riverbank United Methodist Church, Memorial Hospital, and the Riverbank food bank. She and Gailard loved square dancing, and enjoyed gardening.
Albert R. Mitzel, 87, passed away at his Turlock home. Albert was born in Eureka, So. Dakota to Jacob and Katie Mitzel. He attended school there and helped on the family farm where they raised beef cattle. In fact, he quit school after completing the 8th grade to help with the family farm. He met the love of his life, DellaMae Zimmerman, while she was working at the soda fountain in the local Rexall Drug. They were married in the Artas (So. Dakota) Baptist Church in the spring of 1949. The family moved to Turlock, CA in 1961. Bud worked ...
Lewis Wayne Drake of Stevinson CA, passed away suddenly this week. A man who loved teaching, music and the arts, Lewis will be remembered as someone who loved to be around people and talk about old times especially at Stevinson Bar & Grill.
Say what you want about Jerry Brown - and there's a lot to say about his one track mind on high speed rail as well as his Twin Tunnel religion - but the governor has nailed it again when it comes to prudent budgeting.
November 18, 2016|
BY DENNIS WYATT
Turlock Scavenger provides residential solid waste, co-mingled recycling and organic recycling disposal service to City of Turlock customers on a weekly pick-up basis. In order to provide quality service and avoid interruption or penalties, it is important customers properly follow service guidelines and protocol. The following information provides guidance on proper disposal procedures.