Marian "Inez" Jackson, 89, of Turlock, passed away at Elness Convalescent Hospital on Nov. 7.
Cynthia LaSalle, 45, passed away at Memorial Hospital in Modesto. Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 18, with recitation of the rosary to follow at 7 p.m. at Allen Mortuary. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 19 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Turlock.
Teresa Cardoso, 80, of Modesto, died Monday at her residence in Modesto. Visitation will held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Nov. 8, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Nov. 9 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Chapel. A rosary will be held at 8 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 9 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1200 Lyons St. in Turlock. A mass is scheduled for noon on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will be held at Turlock Memorial Park.
Mary Wagner, 81, passed away quietly at her Turlock home on Tuesday, Nov. 3. A graveside service is planned for 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7 at Turlock Memorial Park.
A Mass of Christian burial for Leonard Prada, 82, will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Turlock. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Arlindo Gomes Avila, 50, of Ceres, died Oct. 29 at his residence in Ceres. Visitation will be held from noon to 8 p.m. on Nov. 8 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Chapel Service, 286 W. Main St., Turlock. A mass is scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 9 at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church, 2602 S. Walnut Ave., Turlock. A rosary will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8 at Whitehurst, Norton, & Dias. Burial will be at Turlock Memorial Park.
Nada Tamraz, 39, was granted her angel wings on Nov. 3, 2009. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends that Nada had touched in some small way throughout her memorable life. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7 at the Assyrian Evangelical Church with burial to follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Mildred G. Vaz, 94, of Gustine, passed away Wednesday at San Luis Convalescent Hospital in Newman. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, followed by a rosary at 7 p.m., at Hillview Funeral Chapel in Gustine. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10 at Shrine of Our Lady of Miracles in Gustine. Internment to follow at Hills Ferry Cemetery in Newman.
Sadie Fay Grissom, 93, of Atwater, died Nov. 1 at Anberry Rehab Center in Atwater. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 6 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Chapel. Services are scheduled for 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7 at Church of Christ in Atwater. Burial will be at Winton District Cemetery.
Carla Cooper, 61, of Turlock, died Oct. 27 in Turlock. Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7 at Linda Vista Presbyterian Church, 2130 Ulric St., San Diego. Burial will be at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery.
Jeromy Hook, 30, of Escalon, passed away on Sunday from a motorcycle accident. A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7 at Allen Mortuary.
Mary Dell Washburn Latif Watson, 71, of Turlock, died Oct. 28 at Turlock Nursing & Rehab Center. A private service will be held.
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., born in Turlock, now rejoices in Heaven above. Alfonso fought the fight of his life against colon cancer. Through his strong faith in the Lord, he never gave up. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 6 with Rosary beginning at 7 p.m. at Turlock Memorial Park. A mass will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7 at Sacred Heart Church in Turlock. The funeral procession will immediately follow the mass. After procession, a gathering will be held at the Turlock Moose Lodge, 4713 ...
Peggy passed away suddenly, but peacefully, surrounded by her family at Emanuel Hospital on Oct. 29 at the age of 70. Services begin at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 5 at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd.
Anthony "Tony" Chavez, 15 months, passed away at UCSF Children's Hospital after a long battle with SCID, Severe Combined Immune Deficiency Disorder. Services were held on Tuesday.
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.