Maria Nunes, 86, of Turlock, died Dec. 8 in Turlock. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 13 and from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 14 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Service, 286 West Main St. in Turlock. A vigil and rosary will be held at 8 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 13 at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 14 at Our Lady of Assumption, followed by burial at Turlock Memorial Park.
Gilbert Garcia, 65, of Ceres, passed away at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto on Dec. 9. A rosary will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 14 at Allen Mortuary. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 15 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Hughson, followed by burial at Ceres Memorial Park.
Bakous "Baba" Vartan Chamaki passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 9 in Turlock. A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12 at St. Thomas Assyrian Chaldean Catholic Church in Turlock. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Viewing for Jim Bowen, 66, of Turlock, will be held from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12 at Allen Mortuary. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 13 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Turlock.
Jesse Richard Clay, an Atwater resident, passed away on Nov. 29 at 51 years of age. A celebration of life memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12 at the home of Alicia and Jason Clay, 6108 Lea Ct. in Winton.
Sharon Shorr, 64, of Atwater, passed away Dec. 3 with her family at her side. A celebration of her life will be held at 1 p.m. on Dec. 12 at Hilmar Country Club Estates Club House, 19667 American Ave., Hilmar.
Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Doris Pauline Hatley-Barker, 93, was ushered into the presence of our Lord and Savior on Dec. 7.
Jesse Richard Clay, 51, of Atwater, passed away on Nov. 29. Jesse was born March 31, 1958 in Modesto to Lida and Eugene Clay.
Kurt Isenberg, 50, of Palm Springs, died Nov. 28 in Palm Springs. Services and burial were held on Dec. 4 at Desert Memorial Park in Palm Springs.
Harinderpal Sanghera, 28, of Ceres, passed away in Modesto. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12 at Allen Mortuary. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Dec. 13 at Allen Mortuary, with cremation following.
Jose Pinheiro de Freitas, 61, passed away on Dec. 4, 2009. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10 with a Rosary following at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd. A Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 11 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Paul Henry Bracken, 96, of Turlock, passed away Saturday at Brandel Manor in Turlock. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 11, followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Turlock. Interment to follow at Patterson District Cemetery in Patterson.
Kenneth Ray Lowe, 74, of Modesto, finished his long battle with MS and went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by his family, on Dec. 5. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9 at Allen Mortuary, 247 North Broadway in Turlock. A celebration of Ken's life will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10 at Shelter Cove, 4242 Coffee Rd., Modesto.
Myrna Jean (White) Jones, 76, passed away on Dec. 2 in Clovis. A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9 at the Memorial United Methodist Church in Clovis.
A funeral for Liza Julian, 91, will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 7 at the Holy Apostolic Assyrian Church of the East, Mar Addai Parish. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
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.