Ajit Singh Randhawa, 68, of Turlock, passed away on Nov. 10 at UC San Francisco hospital after being ill for about a year. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15 at Allen Mortuary, 247 North Broadway, Turlock.
Frances Weinberg, 85, died Thursday at Alexander Cohen Hospice in Hughson with her daughter by her side. She will be laid to rest next to her husband at the National Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Vera Mello passed away at the age of 81 at Brandel Manor. Visitation will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15 with recitation of the rosary to follow at 4 p.m. at Allen Mortuary. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 16 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, with burial to follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Walter LeRoy Garcia III, 53, of Modesto, died Oct. 30 at his residence in Modesto. A memorial service is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Service, 286 W. Main St., Turlock.
Sonia Albores, 27, of Livingston, passed away on Tuesday in Modesto from an automobile accident. A rosary will be said at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15 at Allen Mortuary. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 16 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Maria Pimentel, 85, passed away at New Bethany Convalescent Home in Los Banos on Tuesday surrounded by her children. A Mass of Christian burial will be said at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, with burial following at Turlock Memorial Park.
Benjamin Guillen, 58, of Delhi, died on Monday at his residence in Delhi. Visitation and a funeral service were held on Friday at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Service.
Pamela Harrison, 56, of Turlock, passed away at Emanuel Medical Center.
Vera Mello passed away at the age of 81, at Brandel Manor. Visitation will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15, with recitation of the rosary to follow at 4 p.m. at Allen Mortuary. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 16 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with burial to follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Eileen Walker, 89, passed away at her Turlock home on Nov. 8. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12 at St. Francis Anglican Church in Turlock. A private Inurnment will be held at Golden Gate National Cemetery in San Bruno at a later date.
A funeral service for Anna Jones, 88, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14 at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Bob R. Blake, 59, of Turlock, passed away on Saturday. Visitation will be held from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12 at Turlock Memorial Park and Funeral Home, with a funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. Burial services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 13 at Winton Cemetery in Winton.
Lawrence Edward Kinerson, 76, of Delhi, passed away unexpectedly at home last week. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 16 at Allen Mortuary. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at Lakewood Memorial Park. A celebration of life and car show in Larry's honor will follow at his home at 16543 W. Bloss Ave., Delhi.
Bill James, Jr., 33, of Gustine, passed away on Friday in Gustine. A private service will be held and inurnment will be at Sunnyside Cemetery in Stevinson.
Brendy Ann Brumley Lundquist, 43, of Turlock passed away peacefully in her sleep in the early morning hours of Nov. 6, after a long illness. Brendy fought like a champ to the very end. Visitation will be held from noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13 at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 14 at Monte Vista Chapel, 1619 E. Monte Vista Ave. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
She is survived by her husband John Storment; children Charlene (Wayne) Fry of Turlock and Cathleen Siler of Delhi; stepchildren Edward Storment and Jennifer Storment, both of Delhi; brother Ed (Alice) Suszynski of June Lake, CA; grandchildren Jaime, Kathryn, Eric, Kayla and Ricardo; great grandchildren Aleigha, Bryson, Ryleigh, Lauryn and Madison.
He is survived by his son Benjamin Hake of Denair; siblings Robert (Vicky) Hake of Denair, Linda (Ted) Pinson of Ohio, Sandra (Allen) Niles of Wyoming; and two grandchildren Marcus and Nicolas Hake of Denair. Doug was preceded in death by his wife Josephine in 2004, his parents Leland and Margaret Hake, and sister Carol Alford.
Launa was born in Hazard County, Kentucky to James and Cassie Begley and passed away at the age of 80 in Turlock, California. She was one of eight children who grew up in a modest home in Kentucky. At the age of twelve, her family moved to Oakland, California. She graduated from Biola University, where she also met her husband Ted Dixon; together they shared 45 years of marriage until he passed away in 2006.
She is survived by her daugters Tamara and Kelin Hritz; adopted daughter Christine Alcantara; brother Ken Feliciano; Godson/nephew Carl Rose; nieces Megan and Kristin Feliciano; nieces/nephews William and Paula Fredson; cousin Kimberly Vally; her best friends Roxanne Grubb, Judi Price and Pamela McGuire, and her dogs Copper, Lucky, Puppy and Maggy.
Jonah Peter Parker, son of Adam and Danae Parker, was born at 10:41 p.m. on Jan. 13, 2015 at Emanuel Medical Center in Turlock, CA. He weighed 5 lbs., 4 oz. and was 17.5 inches tall. He spent his short time on Earth in the arms of his loving parents. Jonah passed into the arms of his Heavenly Father just one hour after he was born.
Survived by his children William Cox Thornton III (son), Kelby Thornton (daughter) Tamara Thornton (daughter in law) and Alina Thornton (granddaughter). He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Thornton.
Larry is survived by his wife Beverley Smith, two children: Jenae Smith Worsham (Bill) and Byran Smith (Holly), grandkids: Dusty Worsham and Zane Smith, mother-in-law: Patricia Cash, sisters: Geneva Herrington Meza (Gil) and Kathy Smith Specker (Dan), parents: Charles Smith (Donna) and preceded in death by his mother Bernice Smith and father-in-law Bill Cash.
Rinks Atsushi Sano was born on Bacon Island in the Sacramento Delta to Suyehichi and Tsute Sano. He passed away on Friday afternoon at Mercy Medical Center in Merced. His father moved his family to Yerington, Nevada when Rinks was a toddler to work as a sharecropper. After living in Nevada for a few years, the family moved to Livingston to work in farming for the Kishi family. Rinks graduated from Livingston High School in 1940. In 1942, Executive Order 9066 forced Rinks and his family first to the Merced Assembly Center at the Merced Fairgrounds, and then on to ...
Marian Ciriscioli, 90, of Turlock passed away January 24, 2015 surrounded by her loving
Warren is survived by his two daughters Cheryl Santos of Newman, CA and Joanie Hall of Torrance, CA, five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his second wife Margaret Brown and his son Gary Eugene Brown in 2006, one sister and one brother.
She is survived by her children Roxanne Eaves, Michelle (Jermaine Davis) Howard and Andrew Rochin; father Donald Rochin; siblings Donna Marr, Anthony Rochin and Mark Rochin and six grandchildren Tyler, Jacqueline, D'Mya, Janessa, Jasmine and Darwin. Ann is preceded in death by her mother and sister Janet Barrios.
Don is survived by his wife of 68 years, Marjorie Ann Sorensen Green; two sons Roger (Nancy) Green of Modesto, and Douglas (Dee) Green of Vacaville, son-in-law Melvin (Barbara) Bradley of Oakdale, three grandchildren: Cheryle (Raquel) Fleming-Bradley of Clovis, Ryan Green and Jason Green of Modesto; a great-grandson Tanner Bradley, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at Mar Addai Church of the East on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 10 am with burial to follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Baljit is survived by her husband Gurbachan Sandhu, and four children: Harjit Bhatti, Daljit Lehal, Parmjit Sanhu, and Gurdip Sandhu.
She is survived by her children: Calvin (Eileen) Olson in Modesto; Kathy (Michael) Rossmann in Grand Junction, CO; Joyce (Mark) Koontz in Richmond, VA; and Dean (Joyce) Olson in Santa Clara; sister Ruth Rupel in LaVerne; ten grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Fern was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Stanley Olson and four siblings.