Services for Daisy Bell Blackburn Smith Saffeels, 92, of Modesto, have been held. Burial was at Turlock Memorial Park.
Visitation for Carl J. Frunz, 90, of Patterson, will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., with the recitation of the rosary at 7 p.m., on Aug. 3 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Patterson. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Aug. 4 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Patterson. Interment will follow at Patterson District Cemetery in Patterson. He passed away Tuesday at San Luis Convalescent Home in Newman.
A celebration of life was held for Nancy Phyllis Rickner, 69, of Patterson. She died July 22 at her home.
A rosary will be said for Scott Alves, 46, of Delhi, at 3 p.m. July 30 at Allen Mortuary. Scott died Friday in Delhi.
Services for Edna Louise Waaramaa, 84, will be held at 10 a.m. Aug. 15 at Turlock Memorial Park. Edna passed away in Turlock at Bethany Gardens.
Services are pending for Lupe Ramos Vasquez, 58, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Merced. Lupe passed away with his family by his side.
Memorial services for Luana Fiorini, 71, of Turlock have been held. Luana was born and raised in San Diego, Calif. She graduated from Chula Vista High School class of '56 and attended classes at CSU Stanislaus as a music major. Her passion was singing and being a member of the Turlock Community Choir, MJC Masterworks Chorus and the Modesto Symphony Orchestra Choir. Over her lifetime she worked for and/or volunteered at the Turlock Journal, Medic ...
Services for Joe George Jacob, 65, of Modesto, will be held 10 a.m. July 25 at the St. Zaia Assyrian Apostolic Catholic Church of the East in Modesto.
Services for Yakub Nair, 78, of Modesto will be held at 1 p.m. July 25 at Allen Mortuary. Yako passed away in Modesto surrounded by his family.
A memorial service for Patrick "Pat" Carmella Morris, 77, of Turlock, will be held at 10 a.m. July 25 in the chapel of Turlock Funeral Home at Turlock Memorial Park. Pat passed away peacefully in her sleep Monday morning.
Services for Wilson Shimshoun Peera, 79, of Modesto, will be held at 10 a.m. July 28 at St. George Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East in Ceres. Burial will be at Turlock Memorial Park following the funeral service.
Services for Khachick "Mike" Armenak Baghdasarian will be held at 10 a.m. July 29 at the St. Zaia Assyrian Church of the East, with burial to follow at Turlock Memorial Park. Mike passed away at Memorial Medical Center after battling complications from a stroke he had 11 years ago that left him in a wheel chair.
A memorial service for Ronald M. Kessler, 49, of Patterson, will be held at 4 p.m. July 29 at the Family Christian Center in Patterson. Ronald Kessler passed away at home with his family by his side, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Visitation for Paulina P. Inacio, 79, of Hilmar will be held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. July 26 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Chapel, 286 W. Main St., Turlock. A rosary and mass combined is scheduled for 10 a.m. July 27 at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church of Turlock. It will be officiated by Father Manuel Fontes Sousa. Burial will be at Turlock Memorial Park following the funeral mass.
Services for Edward R. Sweeten, 46, of Turlock have been held. Burial will be at the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Gustine.
James Short, 55, of Hughson, passed away peacefully on Wednesday at his residence in Hughson. He was born in 1956 in Turlock to Phillip and Kay Short. He was raised in Hughson and graduated from Hughson High School in 1974. He attended Modesto Junior College. He became a welder and had a career in heavy construction. James attended Waterford Foursquare Church. He was a cowboy, and loved leading pack trips into the wilderness. He ...
Bulmaro Jaimes Rodriguez, 45, of Delhi, died Tuesday in Merced. He was a farm laborer for 10 years and attended Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Turlock.
Mary Elizabeth Baker, 81, of Modesto passed away peacefully Wednesday at English Oaks Convalescent Hospital in Modesto.
Chiyoji "Chester" Takahashi, 86, of Livingston passed away at Hy-Lond Convalescent Hospital in Merced on Tuesday. Chester was born in 1924 to Seiichiro and Sei Takahashi in Livingston. He graduated from Livingston High School. Chester was interned at the Merced Assembly Center and Amache, Colo. Relocation Center. He served in the Army during WW II from 1944 to 1947. During the war, he served in Italy and France in the Japanese/American 442 Infantry. He ...
Youaf Tarvedi, 91, passed away on March 29 in Citrus Heights. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Emily; his sons, Fred (Rachel) of Jacksonville, Fla., Benny (Tracey) of Wichita, Kansas and Maxim of Desert Palms, Calif.; his daughter, Mariana of Citrus Heights; and grandchildren, David, Danielle, Brandon and Brian.