Julia Eaton was born in South Dakota to parents, John and Myrtle Jira, in 1911. She met and married Claude in 1931, while still in South Dakota. In 1942, they moved to Stanislaus County to finish raising their family. She was a member of the Turlock Free Methodist Church and enjoyed gardening, canning, quilting and sewing. She loved her family.
Ronald "Brett" Huff, 47, of Ceres, died Jan. 22 in Doctors Medical Center in Modesto. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6, at Jim Medeiros', 520 West Main St., Crow's Landing. Burial will be private.
Mary Lillian Jones Beers, 63, of Ceres, passed away Jan. 31 at KU Medical Center in Kansas. Mary moved to California in 1971 and owned Mary Beers Barber shop in Turlock for 15 years. She belonged to the Ceres Missionary Baptist Church. She recently moved back to Kansas to spend time with her parents, Aubrey and Dolly Jones.
Helen Williamson, 86, of Turlock, died Jan. 30 in Turlock. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 8 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Chapel, 286 W. Main St., Turlock. A funeral service is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Service. Burial will be at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery.
Stanley Hall, 56, of Turlock, died Jan. 21 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson. A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6 at 19136 Fairway Ct., Turlock. Burial will be private.
Hazel Loring, 91, of Turlock, passed away at Turlock Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Jan. 28. She was born in 1918 in Mendota, Ill. to Bert and Nellie Belle McCormick Chandler. She married Arthur Loring in June 1935 in Illinois. They were married 59 years before he passed away in 1994.
Ryan Eyre, 36, of Modesto, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Modesto. He was born in Grants Pass, Ore. to Lawrence and Linda Eyre. They moved to the Turlock area when he was young and Ryan attended Turlock schools and graduated from Turlock High School in 1991. He earned a bachelor's degree in Political Science from Cal State Stanislaus in 1998 and worked toward a master's degree at Chico State. Ryan was a great sports fan. He loved the Lakers, the Dodgers, and especially the Oakland Raiders. He was a fun-loving person with a great sense of ...
Fernando Cervantez, 58, of Delhi, died Sunday in Turlock. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 5 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 5 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias. A graveside service is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 8 at Oak Hill Memorial Park, 300 Curtner Ave., San Jose.