Gene Everett Ocken, 77, of Rancho Cordova, CA, died suddenly as a result of a fall. Gene was born in Turlock, CA to Orson J. Ocken and Florence E. Ocken (Downing). He grew up in Turlock and graduated from Turlock High School in 1953. After 4 years of service in the Air Force where he was a medic and star softball pitcher, he returned home where he met and married Betty (Males) Nelson on Sept 25, 1965. Together they lived in many places, from the central valley of California to northern Oregon, and raised 3 daughters along the way. Gene ...
Vernon Kennedy, 50, of Turlock, died tragically as a result of a traffic accident. Vernon was born in Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada. He grew up and attended schools in Delhi, CA. After high school he went to work for Sorenson's Poultry Farm and Foster Farms where he worked as a forklift driver for five years. Vernon loved the outdoors – he enjoyed hiking, fishing, camping, and occasionally hunting cottontails. He was a fan of the Seattle Seahawks.
Vernon was preceded in death by his father Vernon Lee Kennedy Sr. He is survived by his mother Patricia Kennedy of Turlock; four ...
Born to Arvin Prentice and Mary Ann (Kidd) Ralston, Glasgow, Barren County, Kentucky. In 1918 they moved by train to Patterson, California, where she attended schools and met and married Max Elbert Denny (1913 - 1997). They moved to Livingston in 1950.
Virgil was born in San Francisco to Robert John Skogholm Larson and Elvira Rodman Larson. When he was in his teens he moved to Oakland. During his senior year in high school he joined the Navy as World War II had started.
Virginia Walton, 76, of Hilmar, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, after a short illness. Virginia was born in Seminole, Oklahoma to Ira and Lovenia (Early) Turner. Her family moved to California in 1942, where she attended school through 8th grade. Virginia married and had 5 children. She worked as a waitress for many years, bringing joy to every customer that she came in contact with.
Eileen Marie Nolte "Entered into Rest" on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at Emanuel Medical Center with her loved ones by her side. She was born in Newark, CA, a resident of Delhi for 23 years. Eileen was employed with Wells Fargo Bank for over 20 years and currently was a school crossing guard protecting the students at Brown Elementary School for 15 years. She was member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Portuguese Fraternal Society of America (P.F.S.A.) Fraternal Co. #8 of Newark and she served as a Past Supreme for two administrations from S.E.S. Co ...
Gary passed from this life to his Eternal Home on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at the age of 60 after courageously fighting lymphoma for a year and half. He passed peacefully in his home surrounded by his family and close friends.
Ethel Bernice, born July 20th, 1924, San Fernando, CA passed away peacefully in Turlock on November 2, 2012 at the age of 88. She attended San Fernando High where she met her husband Bob Ruether. They married and moved to Turlock in January of 1950. She was a homemaker, and raised three sons: Larry, Don, and Rick. Bernice was preceded in death in 1992 by her husband Bob.
Thomas is survived by his parents, his fiance, 3 children: Joshua, Thomas, and Jordan Devine, 4 step-daughters: Hayley, Savannah, Kayla, and Madilynn; siblings: Brandy Devine, Nicole French, and Angel Standridge, and step-father Daniel Morad.
Donald Leon Swanson crossed the threshold to Heaven on May 14th, 2015 at the age of 91. Don was born on September 17th, 1923 to Warner and Vera Swanson, pioneers of the Youngstown Colony of Swedish immigrants in Turlock, settling on Swanson Road in Delhi.