In loving memory of a great mother and grandmother; Nana will be missed dearly by her children Gary, Cindy, Susan and Shelly; and 10 grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Maurine Fentem, 86, of Turlock, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at home with her family at her side.
Christopher Angelo Dompeling, 33 of Turlock, suddenly past away on Tuesday, Oct. 13. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. with recitation of the Rosary at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 18 at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd. in Turlock. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 19, also at Turlock Funeral Home. Entombment will follow at Chapel of the Flowers Mausoleum at Turlock Memorial Park.
Garegori Dirro, 77 of Modesto, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 10 at Doctor's Medical Center in Modesto. He was born in Russia to Mikhail and Laya in 1932. In 2006, he settled in Turlock. Garegori was a member of the Church of the East Mar Addai. Family and God were his life.
Neil Philip Decker, 68 of Turlock, passed away at home with his wife by his side. The committal service will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 20 at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery.
Bee Cilenti passed away on Oct. 12 at Mark Twain Convalescent Hospital. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17 at the San Andreas Community Covenant Church in San Andreas.
Marjorie S. Fischer, 72, passed away at her home after a battle with kidney disease. Private services were held at Turlock Memorial Park.
Micheal Robbins was interred in a private ceremony on Oct. 9. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17 at Gateway Community Church, 3350 Lester Rd., in Denair. Those who knew and loved him are invited to attend at that time.
Viewing for William Haile, 60, will be held from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 16 at Allen mortuary. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, also at Allen Mortuary.
Rose Mayer, 95, of Turlock, passed away at Paramount Court in Turlock on Oct. 10. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 16 at Allen Mortuary in Turlock. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, also at Allen Mortuary. A private burial will follow the service.
Ray Moen, 92, of Turlock, passed away Saturday following a brief illness. A memorial will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15 at Crossroads Church with a private burial.
Graveside services for Darrel Santos will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 23 at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery.
Yiu-Chan Chan of San Leandro died at the home of his daughter in Ceres on Oct. 10, 2009. Viewing will be held from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at Allen Mortuary, 247 N. Broadway, with the funeral service immediately following at 1 p.m.
Armindo Ramos, 46, of Turlock, died Oct. 4 at his residence. A combined rosary and mass is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church, 2602 S. Walnut Ave., Turlock. Burial will be at North Hilmar District Cemetery.
Mary Small, 75, of Hilmar, passed away at her home on Oct. 9. A small family memorial gathering and private internment are planned.
Michael McDonald loved life...so much so, that when an eager opponent, "Cancer" challenged him in the ring he willingly accepted and fought to knock out the Big C! Iron Mike continued to fight until the end and left this world surrounded by his adoring fans...his wife, Diana McDonald, brother David McDonald, daughters Michele (Ray) VanNieuwenhuyzen, Melanie (Brian) Krigbaum and Manda (Paul) Hardy, six grandchildren and three great grandchildren. His legacy will live on every time his fans eat a wonderful meal, take in a local sporting event, support the arts, gather together for a cup of coffee, have ...
Sol Mark of Delhi passed away on January 22, 2015 at the age of 83 in Turlock, CA. He is survived by his loving wife Lema; his four children: Sherry, Karen, David and Steven; and his three grandchildren: Marissa, Megan and Mason. He was loved by many and had many friends. He will be forever in our memories as life will not be the same without him. He was our steadfast rock. We loved him and honor him.
Martha Joan Johnson, age 55, of Turlock passed away due to Diabetes-related complications on Thursday, January 22, 2015 at Doctors Medical Center.
Cora Lee Bell, age 95, passed away at the Alexander Cohen Hospice House on Monday
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.