Doris Anderson - beloved sister, aunt, and great aunt – passed away Tuesday April 19, 2016 due to complications of a stroke suffered the week before. She was 93. A long-time resident of Turlock, Doris spent the last two decades loving life in Desert Hot Springs. Her nieces and nephews rejoice that her eyesight has been restored, she is suffering no more, and she now sits with Jesus, directing Heaven's choir, reunited with members of her family she so cherished and who have passed on before her – including Ruth Forstrom, brother Deloyd, sisters Darleene and Devahna, and nephew Barry.
Calvin Coolidge Vickery was born on January 10, 1925 in Oklahoma, to Charity Jane (Jones) and Albert Simon Vickery. He died in his sleep at his home in Vallejo, California on April 23, 2016, at the age of 91.
Tom Jackson, 71 of Ceres, passed away Monday, May 2, 2016 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House. He was born March 5, 1945 in Turlock and raised in Patterson. After graduating High School in 1963, he attended Modesto Junior College. In 1965, he joined the U.S. Coast Guard and married Barbara Riker in 1966. After his honorable discharge, he worked for the City of Ceres as a Building and Grounds Superintendent for over 16 years. He was a proud member of the Modesto Masonic Lodge #206. He coached Pop Warner Football and Little League Baseball. He treasured the friendships he ...
Carole was born Carole Marian Long on July 14, 1918 to Earl and Florence Long in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She was an excellent student and graduated from Elmhurst College in Illinois with highest honors prior to her 21st birthday.
ucille Geiger entered heaven at the age of 93. She was born and raised in Clovis, graduating from Fresno Community College. She met Oren, her husband of 65 years, through their District Church Walter League. Oren was later a vicar at her church.
Caroline Elaine Deering went home to be with the Lord on April 15, 2016. Caroline was born in Modesto, CA to Mr. Eugene and Gertrude Popejoy. Caroline attended First Christian Church of Turlock. She was a humble homemaker, She loved to watch John Wayne movies. Her favorite color was purple. She enjoyed embroidery and quilting. She liked camping and day trips. When the music was on, she could be found on the dance floor. She had a sense of humor and a smile to light up the room. She loved spending time with her best friends Ruth and Sherman Walner ...
James Alton Mikkelsen was born in Santa Rosa, CA. He moved to Turlock in 1951, and served for the National Guard for 6 years during the Vietnam era. In 1962 he met his loving wife Marlene and raised their only son Robert Mikkelsen. James worked for JS West Milling as chief engineer for 40 years. He is survived by his wife Marlene; son Robert; mother May Mikkelsen; brother & sister in law Carl, Georgia-Marlene Mikkelsen; niece Allison & nephew Andrew. James is preceded in death by his father Glen Mikkelsen & sister, Janet. A visitation will be held on Friday, April 22, 2016 ...
David Merwyn Ranes entered into rest on April 13, 2016. He was born in China Lake, CA on March 9, 1955 to parents Robert "Bob" Merwyn and Barbara Redford Ranes. David and his younger brother, Mark, were raised in different cities including Oakland, San Francisco, Fairfield and Turlock. David enjoyed fishing and riding his dirt bike as a child. When he wasn't spending time outdoors, he would play in the school orchestra. His favorite hobby in high school and college was photography in which he received many awards.
Max R. Dahlgren, 56, graduated from Livingston High School in 1978. He worked for G. R. Clark, paving contractor, for 25 years, the last 10 years as foreman. He was also a life-long farmer, starting at the age of five.
Petty Officer Joshua Noz- Born January 19, 1988 in Modesto, CA and passed away while stationed in Honolulu, Hawaii. Joshua grew up in Denair, CA, where he attended and graduated from Denair Unified School District and went on to study at Modesto Junior College. He enlisted in the U.S. Coast Guard in 2011 and quickly excelled as a Machinery Technician. Joshua loved being outdoors, shooting, scuba diving, spending time with family and friends and playing the occasional practical joke on his family and fellow ship mates.
Mary Ann Zornes, 71, of Rossville, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2016 at her residence. Mary Ann was born on June 6, 1944 in Berkeley, CA to the late Robert and Mary Helen (Belcher) Lugar. She worked as a CNA for Bethany Home in Ripon, CA. Mary Ann enjoyed fishing, crafting, and spending time with her grand kids. She was a member of SHARP's for the Manteca Police Department.