Raymond Olson, 92, of Modesto passed away Friday the 30th of October 2015. He was born the 25th of March 1923 in Delhi to Eric and Hulda Olson. He was preceded in death by his wife Alice, parents and three sisters.
Lawrence Azevedo; 90, of Turlock CA passed away Friday night. Larry was a caring man who led a quiet life. He enjoyed dancing, playing cards and loved to play Bingo. He was a part of the Delhi Senior Citizen Club where he was able to participate in his favorite activities and make many friends. He was a dairyman for many years and then turned to other opportunities, those opportunities included working in the sale yards, real estate and he even started the Turlock Flea Market. He is survived by his sister Eileen & Anthony Pontes and predeceased by his parents Joseph ...
R. Gerald Bonander, 95, of Turlock, passed away peacefully with his loving wife and family by his side. Gerald was born in Kingsburg, CA to Joseph and Esther Bonander, one of seven children. He graduated from Livingston High School in 1938. In June of 1947 he married Atha Burch. He served in the US Army Air Corps during World War II. He was a peach grower in Merced County for 75 years. Gerald was a true gentleman, a member of the Crossroads Church, Gideons Int'l, and a part of the evangelism teams for several years. He loved the Lord ...
Dorothy was the second of five children, born to Harley and Marian Adams. Dorothy was born in Milton-Freewater, Oregon. At a young age, Dorothy moved with her family to Port Angeles, Washington. Family was very important to Dorothy, and she dearly loved her parents, brothers, sisters, aunts, uncles, cousins and grandparents.
Paul Toupin, 78, of Turlock, was born in Santa Monica, CA to Raymond and Belle Toupin, one of four children. He attended schools in Norwalk and graduated from Excelsior High School in 1954 and received a BA in Business Administration from Cal. State Stanislaus in 1981. He went into the Air Force at age 17. Two years later he returned to Norwalk to marry his high school sweetheart, Wyamah Lindley. Paul attended Cornell University language school in New York where he was a gifted linguist, learning six languages where he graduated number 1 in each class. He served with the ...
Alberto Teixeira Azevedo was born March 28, 1931 and passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on October 18, 2015. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Albertina, his 3 sons Jorge (Pam), Paul (Rosa), and Elias, 4 grandchildren & 7 great grandchildren, as well as his siblings Julia & Joao of Canada, Vitoria of Sao Jorge & Jose of Winton. He is preceded in death by his parents Jose & Angelina and his brother Antonio.
Patricia Hawkes Wheeler (Pat) was born on July 8th, 1945, in Preston, Idaho to Leo and Roma Hawkes. Pat is the fourth child with three older brothers. While growing up in Preston, Pat enjoyed going camping in the nearby canyons with her family and loved the dutch-oven steaks her father would cook outdoors at home.
Youbany was born in Turlock, California on November 7, 1997 to Rey and Ofelia Ponce. He traveled back and forth from Tulare to Turlock for family and work. Youbany was always happy and telling jokes, making everyone smile and laugh. He loved cars and singing. He had a protectors spirit and was always helping others. He will be greatly missed and was truly loved by all his family and friends.
Doreen Reich was born in 1937 to Elmer and Elsie Anderson and passed away at the age of 77 in Turlock. At the age of 8, Doreen moved to Denair with her family, she graduated from Hughson High School in 1955 and attended Modesto Junior College. In 1957, she married Jerry K. Reich and together they lived in the Denair, Turlock and Delhi areas. She and Jerry owned and operated Turlock Realty and Courtesy Markets; both businesses they started in the 1960s.
Dearest wife, loving mother, proud grandma, and strong love for the Lord, died on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 after a long struggle with illness. "Dolly's" last days were spent at home with her husband, children and grandchildren caring for her.
Lillian D. Jerome of Turlock passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2015. She was born in Hughson, California, on November 24, 1921, and lived in Turlock for more than 80 years. She graduated from Turlock High School in 1939. Lillian worked at JC Penney in Turlock for nearly 30 years, and after her retirement, volunteered at the Emanuel Medical Center gift shop for more than 20 years. She was a lifelong member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.