Oleta "Lee" Van Sickle, 87, of Turlock, entered into rest on Dec. 22.
Doug Cribbet, 34, of Turlock, died in his home on Dec. 19.
Jeane Carlson, 95, of Modesto, passed away at Hy-Lond Convalescent Hospital on Dec. 22.
Edwina Souza, 88, of Gustine passed away Monday at Emanuel Medical Center in Turlock.
Irma Ramirez, 34, of Modesto, died Dec. 16 at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto. She was a homemaker for 10 years.
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.
Ernie Howard Crum, 89, was welcomed into the arms of our Lord while he slept on Dec. 15. He was a beloved and devoted husband and father and was a "father figure" to many.
Geraldine France, 60, of Ceres passed away at her home on Friday, Dec. 17 after a short illness.
MaryAnn Hector-Sartin, 57, of Crows Landing was born in Turlock to Joseph and Elvira Garcia in 1952 and passed away in December 2009.
Evelyn Elston was born in Van Nuys, Calif. She moved to Turlock in 1949 and graduated Turlock High School in 1959. She attended Modesto Junior College and graduated from Bethany Bible College in Santa Cruz in 1964. She lived in Venice, Calif. after marrying James Aulds and taught school in the Watts District of LA. During this time her son James was born. She married Joe Elston in 1992.
Kathy Ann Harris was born on Sept. 18, 1949 in Modesto and passed away on Dec. 15, 2009.
Darrel Smith, 55, of Stevinson, passed away unexpectedly at Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services for Kathleen Ann Harris, 60, will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 23 at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
John Ralph Humphrey, 57, passed away peacefully in his home Wednesday evening, Dec. 16. Born May 20, 1952, John will be remembered by family and friends for his enormous heart and amazing sense of humor. A lover of all sports, and particularly his Steelers and Cardinals, John was known to enjoy brief but always "eventful" rounds of golf with his friends.
Verne Crowell died peacefully at home on April 3, 2015, surrounded by his family. He was born on July 8, 1916 at home on the corner of Monte Vista and Walnut Rd. and died in the home he built on the corner of Monte Vista and Crowell Rd.
Kevin Richard Stach, 75, of Turlock, passed away at his home on April 12, 2105. He was born July 4, 1939 in Nezperce, Idaho. After graduating from high school in Olympia, Washington he came to California and worked at the General Motors plant in Fairfield. When the plant closed and moved to Missouri he relocated there and finished his career with GM. After retiring Mr. Stach moved to Turlock. Kevin was a dune buggy enthusiast and loved working on Volkswagens. He volunteered at the Turlock V.F.W. and enjoyed cooking for their dinners and events.
DeleteVerne Crowell died peacefully at home on April 3, 2015, surrounded by his family. He was born on July 8, 1916 at home on the corner of Monte Vista and Walnut Rd. and died in the home he built on the corner of Monte Vista and Crowell Rd.
Her parents, Gus Goza and Ruth Goza preceded her in death a number of years ahead of her. She leaves behind her husband Dave Zollinger of Turlock, CA; a son Robert Zollinger of Modesto, CA; a daughter Ruth Zollinger of Monterey, CA; and two grandchildren David G. Zollinger and Kara Zollinger. All of the family will indeed miss her. They so deeply loved their wife, mother and grandmother.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Elsie in 2010, and a brother, Wallace Carlson. He is survived by his son Steve (Carmen) Silva of Delhi, granddaughter Ally Silva, and many extended family and friends.
Monica is survived by her three children Roxanne Jimenez, Lawrence Jimenez, Anthony and Martinez; and six grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her daughter Monique Martinez.
Jim is survived by his loving wife, Nancy Fox; children, Dr. Donald (Brenda) Fox, Douglas (Kim) Fox, Richard (Sheri) Fox, Jean Costa, Jamie (James) Myers, Janae Costa, Justin (Ashley) Costa, as well as 7 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren. He also leaves behind siblings, June Vandergriff, Marian (John) Alves, Shirley (Kay) Kajiwara, David (Sandra) Fox, and Michael (Beth) Fox.
Cindy is survived by nephew Kevin Shute; nieces Becky Mcevoy and Nellie Shute; 8 great nieces and nephews; 17 great great-nieces and nephews. Cindy is preceded in death by her parents Jerry and Lois Brownlow; sister Penny Irene Shute and niece Lisa Sears.
Barbara was born on the Lundell homestead in May 1919, to Henry and Lydia Lundell. She and her three brothers, Kenneth, Jerry and Glenn grew up on the ranch, riding in horse and buggies to and from school and church. They also formed a small band, since music was such an important part of their youth.