William "Bill" Beatty, who lived many years in Modesto, died on Dec. 19, 2009. A graduate of Turlock High School, he was the first child born to a family in the Delhi Land Settlement. Bill was the son of the late Dr. Walter K. Beatty and Matilde Garcia Beatty.
Evelyn Aldridge, 83, of Turlock, passed away on Dec. 16 at St. Francis Care Center in Turlock. She was a homemaker for 50 years. Private services will be held. Evelyn is survived by her daughter, Ilo Bell of Auburn.
Chris Anderson, 47, was born in Turlock to Carl Lawrence "Dux" Anderson and Linda Anderson. He died at home in Chicago Park, Calif. on Dec. 3, under the care of Hospice of the Sierra Nevada, after treatment for cancer was discontinued.
Thomas is survived by his parents, his fiance, 3 children: Joshua, Thomas, and Jordan Devine, 4 step-daughters: Hayley, Savannah, Kayla, and Madilynn; siblings: Brandy Devine, Nicole French, and Angel Standridge, and step-father Daniel Morad.
Donald Leon Swanson crossed the threshold to Heaven on May 14th, 2015 at the age of 91. Don was born on September 17th, 1923 to Warner and Vera Swanson, pioneers of the Youngstown Colony of Swedish immigrants in Turlock, settling on Swanson Road in Delhi.