Evelyn Soltero, 91, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 13, 2012, with her family by her side at Emanuel Medical Center. She was born February 18, 1921, in Modesto, California to the late William and Mamie Lehmkuhl. Evelyn spent most of her life in Turlock. She belonged to the St. Francis Anglican Church in Turlock, charter member of Women of the Moose where she earned three degrees, V.F.W. Auxiliary, and served Meals on Wheels.
Virginia Mildred Bailey, 87, passed away on March 10, 2012. She was born in Gallantin, Tennessee to Luther and Roberta Butrum. She was a long term resident of Turlock. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, UMW, past president of Osborn PTA, served two terms of presidency of Turlock Senior Citizens and prior member of the Rebekah Lodge. She enjoyed quilting, reading and cooking. Her love was for her family, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Dorothy Clark passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 4, following a short illness. She was born July 13, 1922, in Chicago, to Samuel and Nanjon Yohannan. After graduating from high school, Dorothy eventually relocated to San Francisco, in 1944.
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.