Katherine was born on Aug. 28, 1919 in Sacramento, the beloved daughter of Hubert and Bertha Tregallas. She was married to her husband, Fred, for 56 years. She was a busy housewife, rearing and caring for three children. After her children were raised, she was a very efficient secretary for the Methodist Church District Pastor. She was always very active in her church, Centenary United Methodist.
Nancy Jean Shehan of Denair passed away on Aug. 21 at Emanuel Medical center. She was 73.
Clifford Olson died on Wednesday, Aug. 11 at Memorial Medical Center in Modesto at the age of 59. Born in Turlock to Jerial and Elsie Olson, he lived most of his life in the Turlock area.
Jose Mendes Drumond, 64, of Modesto, passed away on Aug. 18 at his Modesto residence surrounded by his loving family. On Jan. 18, 1980, Jose moved with his family to the United States from Ribeira Seca, Sao Sebastiao, Terceira, Azores and settled in Modesto. He was employed by S & H Dairy in Oakdale for 30 years. He loved to watch soccer, especially his team Sporting. He also enjoyed attending Portuguese bullfights, playing cards, and most of all he enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Dean Willis, 61, of Turlock, passed away on Aug. 16. Dean was a bus driver for many years, and he drove buses for Modesto City Schools, Modesto Jr. College and schools in Joplin, Mo. He was dedicated to his job and was the winner of many competitions. Dean was a five-time State Champion of California School Bus Rodeos with two perfect scores and a two-time State Champion of Missouri School Bus Rodeo with one perfect score. He also received the title of National Champion of School Bus Rodeo, while he was a bus driver for city schools of Turlock for ...
Jimmie was born in 1945 to his parents, Dempsey and Loretta Johnson. He served for over 20 years in the United States Army, and he was stationed in Germany, Holland, Korea, Vietnam and stateside. He was a transportation specialist during his time in the service, and he attained the rank of Sergeant First Class before retiring in 1986. He was a member of Fidelitas Lodge #830 and American Scottish Rite Bodies in Germany. He was also a member of Abou Ben Adhem Temple in Springfield, Mo., and a life member of Turlock V.F.W. Post #5059. Jimmie's favorite ...
Roy Dean Berryhill, 47, of Ozark, Ala. passed away this month. He was born in Turlock and attended Turlock High School. He was a veteran and served in the United States Army. Roy was a loving man and he loved his children – whether they were his blood or his children through marriage, they were his. He was a well-respected man, and he was loved by all who knew him. He enjoyed bull riding and belonged to the C.C.P.R.A. and the P.B.A. Roy also enjoyed motocross, fishing, and hunting.
Shushan Varda, 51, passed away in San Jose.
Cenorina Gonzalez-Vazquez, 64, of Livingston, passed away on Aug. 14 in her Livingston residence. She was born in 1945 in Felipe, Michoacan, Mexico. She was a homemaker for 48 years.
Severa Cuellar, 75, of Atwater, passed away at Mercy Medical Center of Merced on Friday after an extended illness. She was born to Chico and Isabel Sanchez in Gonzales, Texas. She grew up in Gonzales and married Daniel Cuellar in 1950. Daniel was a farm laborer, handyman and firefighter. The family moved to Idaho in 1996, and they lived there until 2000. Severa was a busy housewife, raising and caring for 10 children. When the children were grown Severa also worked as a farm laborer and drove a school bus for six years. After Daniel passed away and Severa developed ...
Krachin Yadkarad, 84, of Turlock, passed away at Emanuel Medical Center on Saturday, Aug. 14. She was born in Iran to Babee and Youlia Yadkarad. She grew up in Iran and married Narmin Esakhani. She was a faithful housewife and mother. Her husband Narmin passed away when she was only 53 years old. She moved to the United States and settled in Turlock, just 10 years ago. She was a member of Harvest Christian Church in Turlock.
Cynthia Ann Pombo passed away on Aug. 16 at Emanuel Medical Center. She was born and lived in Turlock. She is the beloved daughter of Elmer (Christine) Renner and Marvetta (Steve) Silva. Cindy will always be remembered as a loving and devoted daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She will forever be in our hearts and memories.
Nannajan "Nancy" Baba passed away on Aug. 13. She was born in Urmie, Iran to Baba Ishoo and Pennah Eshya in 1926. At age six, she moved to the city of Hamaden in Iran. She attended the Rabbi Ishak School, where she later returned to teach after she earned a teaching certificate in Kermanshah, Iran. She moved to Tehran in 1956, where she worked for the Ministry of Transportation and coordinated mechanical drawings for bridges and roads in Iran. In 1962 she moved to Chicago where she worked for Consultants and Designers, Corp., a subcontractor for NASA. She worked on ...
Oliver Pollinger, 57, of Knights Ferry, passed away at Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson. He was born in Turlock, grew up in Delhi, and graduated from Livingston High School in 1971. He worked for 32 years as a warehouse supervisor for Weyerhauser Paper Company. During this same time he also worked as a farmer, raising grapes on 40 acres and helping with the harvest every year. Oliver was very active, serving as a volunteer fireman with the Delhi Fire Department. He also found time for target shooting, woodcutting, and clamping. He married his wife, Tami Pollinger, in October 1999 ...
Pat is survived by a son, Patrick Hardin; two grandchildren of San Jose; sisters, Connie Wright of Lakeside and Pam Macedo of Modesto; and brothers, Randy Florey of Modesto and Mike Hardin of Turlock. Pat also leaves behind many friends in the Mariposa and Turlock areas, and he will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death by his father, Henry Hardin; and his mother, Frances Hardin.
Cheryl was called home by the Lord 11:11AM on April 7, 2014. She passed peacefully away with her husband and family all around her at Alexander Cohen Hospice in Hughson.
Jim was born in Turlock, California on April 18, 1922 and passed away on April 16, 2014 at the age of 91. After graduating from Turlock High School he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served under General George S. Patton during World War II.
Ron "Ronnie" Enos passed away peacefully on April 4, 2014 in his sleep at home after a short battle with cancer surrounded by those he loved. Ron and his wife Pam resided at "Enos Ranch" here in Mariposa for the past 12 years after moving from Oakdale where he lived for 26 years. He retired from Lawrence Livermore National Lab in 2001, as a Lab Assistant. Ron also operated Big Oak Stables for 17 years in Cull Canyon.
Naomi Geraldine Rust, 89, of Turlock, died suddenly on April 6, 2014.
Mr. Ralph Meza, Jr., age 57 of Turlock "Entered into Rest" on Monday, April 7, 2014 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson, CA. Mr. Meza, Jr. is a resident of Turlock and was born in Modesto, CA. He was a member of Apostolic Assembly of the Faith of Jesus Christ Church of Turlock. His survivors include: His father - Rev. Ralph H. Meza of Turlock; Son – Jason Meza of Los Angeles; Daughter – Kathy Meza of Turlock; Four Sisters – Sandra Lobato of Turlock, Christina Torres of Turlock, Priscilla Hernandez of Turlock and Diana Zuniga of Turlock; Grandson – Andrew Ramos. Services – Funeral ...
Rose was born to Charles and Margaret Koelzer in 1918 and passed away in Turlock at the age of 96. She was a caring person who was both a big sister and mother to her five siblings when her parents passed away. As an adult, she enjoyed playing cards and dice and was very involved in the club Nifty Fifty. Rose also enjoyed having family gatherings and spending time with loved ones.
Nova was born in Turlock to Robert and Donna Wattles and passed away at the age of 60. She graduated from Turlock High School in 1972 and married Dennis Davis. She owned and operated Nova's Daycare for 10 years in the 1980's and was a member of Connecting Point Church of the Nazarene. Nova enjoyed birds, gardening, drawing and reading her bible every day.
Sandra was born and raised in Modesto and passed away at the age of 66 in Riverbank, California. She graduated from Turlock High School in 1965 and married Harold "Bill" Harless in 1968 and together they settled in Riverbank in 1970. Sandy enjoyed reading, and doing ceramic and jewelry crafting. She owned and operated Hobby Horse in Riverbank during the 1990's.
Hildur was born on January 6, 1916 in Hilmar, CA to Axel and Matilda Carlson. Her parents were farmers. She had three sisters and two brothers. She graduated from Hilmar High School in 1934. She moved to San Francisco where she worked as a dental hygienist and met her future husband at 1st Covenant Church.
Delbert (Del) Lee Brown passed away March 26, 2014 with his wife of 62 years by his side at Paramount Court Sr. Living in Turlock.
Donald was born to Walter and Ruth Moline on May 29, 1923 in Turlock, California.
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