Mary was born to Raymond and Margaret Rodgers in Red Bluff California. At age six she moved with the family Washington State where they homesteaded a farm, before moving to Modesto. She graduated from Grace Davis High school, and then attended UC Berkeley and UC Davis where she graduated. After graduation she lived in San Francisco and worked in shipping for TriValley Growers, where she met her husband. Following his early death she decided to return to school for her teaching credential. She relocated to Hughson to be near her family and taught at Caswell Elementary School in Ceres where ...
Lucille Cederlind peacefully passed away on September 27, 2016. Lucille was born in Newman Grove, NE in 1918 to her parents George and Anna Texley. She graduated from Newman Grove High School and Wayne State University earning her teaching credential.
Betty Lee Varian passed away Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 at her home surrounded by her family. Betty was born to Paul and Margaret Erickson Nov. 11, 1925 in Modesto, California. She graduated from Hughson High School and attended college. She worked as a bookkeeper, however her proudest accomplishment was her role as mother, grandmother and homemaker. Betty enjoyed family gatherings, cooking, baking and creating beautiful treasures with arts and crafts.
Virginia Ruth Bowen fondly known as "Granny" was born on July 23, 1933 in Keota Oklahoma to Arthur and Ola Bonds. She passed away on September 26, 2016 in Atwater California, where she was a resident for 82 years.
Pamela Ann Koch was born on September 11, 1943 in San Francisco, CA She was the only child of William Koch and Marjorie Woods Koch. Pam died on Friday, 09/16/16 at 2:30 pm with her loving daughter, Lori, by her side. The previous Sunday, she had just turned 73. She was a resident of Turlock for four years. after living her entire life in the Bay Area.
Iris Mendonca, 81, of Turlock, CA passed away at Brandel Manor in Turlock on September 21, 2016. Iris was born to Willard and Gladys Grose in Wauneta, NE. Her family eventually settled in California where she attended Johnson Joint School and graduated from Turlock High School in 1953. After graduation, she attended MJC for a year.
Kathryn Lorraine Liles, beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister and aunt, passed away unexpectedly in her home last week. Born March 2, 1964 in Castro Valley, CA, Kathryn never left the state and spent her adolescence in Fremont and Gustine. She loved to bowl, to dance, to sing, to laugh, to love, and to argue (she would tell you it's just spirited debate). She was the most intelligent woman I ever knew; her mind operated a mile a minute and one never knew where conversations with her would end up.
Frances Mae Haarstad went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at Brandel Manor, Turlock CA. Frances (known as "Mickey Fran" to many) was born in Turlock, California on February 10, 1924 and was a lifelong resident of Hughson and Turlock.
Howard Gale Porter, 90, went to be with the LORD surrounded by his loving family 9/19/2016. He was born in Opheim, Montana, son of Archie and Gertrude Porter. Grew up in Jamestown, N. Dak. and graduated from Jamestown H.S. in 1944. Served two years in the U.S. Navy and attended Jamestown College before working as telegrapher on the Railroad 11 years. Moved to Calif. in 1959 and worked as a Jet Engine inspector for United Airlines for 28 Yrs. Retired in 1988 in Turlock, CA. Survived by his loving wife, Collen of 68 1/2 yrs ...
Carol Lee Knapp, 86, of Turlock, passed away quietly at her home, surrounded by her loving family, last Friday. Loving wife, mother, Nana, great-grandmother, and friend, she was loved by all and will be greatly missed.