Alexander "Alex" Coelho, 80, of Turlock, passed away at his home with his family at his side. Alex was born in Gustine, CA to Antonio and Rose Coelho. He grew up in the Gustine/Newman area and graduated from Orestimba High School. In 1952 he joined the Air Force and began his 20 year career as a military cryptographer. He served in Texas, Morocco, Libya and Saudi Arabia, before he met the love of his life, Betty Franklin. They were married and Alex continued his military career in Alaska, California, Kansas, Spain, Nebraska, Hawaii, and back to Texas until his ...
Kaname Benjamin Miyamoto, 99 of Cortez, Ca. passed away at his home on May 15, 2014. Ben was born in Florin, CA on July 5, 1914 to Matsuichi and Sadako Miyamoto. He lived in Firebaugh and Dos Palos before he and came with his family to Cortez.
Rose Marie (Cahalan) Stephens passed away peacefully in her Davis, CA home on May 13th, 2014. She is survived by Jim, her husband of 62 years, and six of her children: Eileen (Peter) McSherry, Bill Stephens, Joe (Mary) Stephens, Susie (Norman) Finke, Mary (Dave) Rosenthal and Peggy Stephens, 15 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her son John and her seven brothers and sister.
Our Beloved Mother, Augustina Natera, Words cannot express our gratitude that God gave her to us. She was our mentor and our model to our faith in Jesus Christ. She had a never quit attitude and trust that God would give us a good outcome. Jesus was always on the tip of her tongue. To those that knew her and some that didn't. Her kids and grandchildren meant everything to her. Thank you Lord for Blessing us with her.
Donald Moore, 78, of Turlock, passed away at his Turlock home. Don was born in St. Francis, Arkansas to Jesse and Erma Moore. He married the love of his life, Reba Cypert, in 1954 in Selma, California. They celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary in April, 2014. He loved his family and he loved the Lord Jesus. Don retired after 20 years of truck driving with Pacific Inter-Mountain Express.
Evelyn Osteen, 75, died in the home her former daughter-in-law, Glenda Osteen, in Turlock California, of bone cancer. Evelyn was born and raised in Oakdale California and is a long time resident in the Delhi-Turlock area. She worked for Tri-Valley Growers for thirty years until she retired.
Corrine Elizabeth Winter was born in Turlock, CA and passed away at the age of 33. She lived in the Waterford and Turlock area all her life; she graduated from Oakdale High School in 1998. Corrine was a homemaker who loved her children dearly.
Rev. Mary Sherrell Olson of Durant, Ok., passed away Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Durant, Oklahoma, at the age of 81 years, 8 months, 27 days. She was born Wednesday, July 27, 1932, in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Jeffrey Mark Gioletti passed away peacefully in his home on Sunday, April 27th, at the age of 46. He was born in Turlock and grew up on the family dairy where he became a skilled farmer working beside his father Ronnie. He attended Mt. View, Chatom Elementary, and Turlock High School.
Our mother, grandmother and great grandmother passed peacefully into her heavenly father April 29, 2014. Virgie Mae Hubbard was born May 21, 1929 in Wewoka, OK to parents William and Zado Upton. She married Emmett Hubbard in 1944 in Oklahoma. Shortly after the marriage they moved to California. They began their work in the ministry in 1953. Traveling evangelist then Pastored in Salinas for 18 years, Pentecostal Tabernacle Pastored in Merced, Calvary Temple for 19 years and retired in 1994.
Thelma Gertrude (Sandland) Carpenter was born in the log homestead house built by her father near Grygla, Minnesota. Her Norwegian immigrant parents were Saamund and Anne Sandland. She spoke Norwegian as a child. She graduated from Thief River Falls (MN) High School and later attended secretarial school in Minneapolis, MN. In both places she worked as a housemaid in exchange for room and board.
Lin Hugh Griffith, a Turlock attorney whose career spanned five decades and included extensive community involvement, died at Hospice House in Hughson, CA on March 8, 2014 at the age of 90. The cause of death was heart and lung failure.