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Michael B. Collins

Michael B. Collins, Professor Emeritus of Musicology, passed away at Denton Regional Medical Center on May 12, 2011. A long-time resident of Denton, Texas, Prof. Collins taught the history of music at the University of North Texas for 33 years. Before that he taught for a number of years at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y. Born in Turlock to Dr. Marion C. Collins and Chrissie W. Collins, Michael received his education in the Turlock public schools and at Stanford University, where he received his doctoral degree in music. His instrument was the piano, and he specialized ...

May 17, 2011 | | OBITS


Pamela Sue Orrin

Pamela Orrin passed away at Elness Convalescent Hospital in Turlock, after a long battle with stage four breast cancer. Pamela worked as a transit manager for the City of Modesto for over 34 years, and was also the president of Orrin Apiaries.

May 17, 2011 | | OBITS


Mary Ann Gill

Mary Ann Gill, 56, of Turlock passed away on May 12, 2011, at Doctors Hospital in Modesto. She was born in Santa Cruz on April 11, 1955, to John J. and Zelda A. Souza of Turlock.

May 17, 2011 | | OBITS


Alfonso Figueroa Barajas

Alfonso Figueroa Barajas, 82, of San Jose, passed away at Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose. He was born in Michoacan, Mexico to Rafael and Reynalda Barajas. He worked in the landscaping business for over 30 years.

May 17, 2011 | | OBITS


Charlene L. Lewis

Charlene Lewis (Carter), 68 , of Turlock, passed away in her home, surrounded by friends and family on Sunday, May 15.

May 17, 2011 | | OBITS


Joseph Gilbert Gomes

Joseph Gilbert Gomes, 34, of Modesto, passed away in Modesto on May 15, 2011.

He was a mechanic for 18 years and attended Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church in Turlock. He was a member of Skanless Car Club of Modesto and E.C.V. Chapter 58 of Modesto.

May 17, 2011 | | OBITS


James Herminghouse

James Herminghouse, 74, of Salida, passed away May 12, 2011, at the Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson.

May 17, 2011 | | OBITS


Margarette Georgia Jones

"Margaret" Jones, 82, of Oakdale, passed away at Oak Valley Care Center. She was born in San Luis Obispo to John and Hattie Gonzales. She grew up in Delhi and graduated from high school before marrying the love of her life, Bebe William "Buck" Jones in 1948. Along with her husband, a merchant seaman, Margaret moved to San Francisco and Texas for short times, but settled in Oakdale for most of their lives. Margaret was a wife, mother and homemaker for her husband and five children. She was also a full-time pioneer with the Jehovah's Witnesses. For 26 years ...

May 17, 2011 | | OBITS


Ruby Irene Hayes

Ruby Hayes, 86, passed away at home in Boise, Idaho on Mother's Day, May 8. She was born in Venetia, Pa. to Charles and Alice Wardle in 1925. As a child, she attended grade school in Venetia, Pa. and graduated from Trinity High School in Washington, Pa. in 1943. On June 4, 1943, she married John Andrew Ford, Jr. in Cumberland, Md. He passed away in February of 1967. She taught kindergarten at Washington Christian School in Pennsylvania in the late 1960s.
In 1972, she moved to California and resided there until 2009, when she went to live with ...

May 13, 2011 | | OBITS


Adelaide C. Fantazia

Adelaide C. Fantazia, 90, of Gustine, was born on Jan. 24, 1921 in Ribeirinha, Terceira, Azores and passed away on May 11, 2011 in Turlock.
She was a line worker for 25 years and attended Shrine Our Lady of Miracles of Gustine.
She is survived by niece, Maria O. Rocha of Ceres; brother, Jose R. Machado of Los Banos; sister, Maria Candida Rocha of Lajas, Terceira, Azores; and various nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, May 16 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias, in Turlock. Rosary/Mass will be held at ...

May 13, 2011 | | OBITS


Carol E. Hardie

Carol Hardie, 67, of Turlock, passed away unexpectedly at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto.
Carol was born in Modesto to Curtis and Mamie Vaughn. She grew up in Turlock and graduated from Turlock High School in 1961. She married the love of her life, Alden Hardie, in 1961. They moved to Medford, Ore. for several years and returned to the Central Valley in 1965. They lived in this Valley, between Sacramento and Fresno, ever since. Carol was active in church her entire adult life. Her life revolved around her family. She found great joy in making her home a place ...

May 13, 2011 | | OBITS


Anne Marie Boyd

Anne Marie Boyd, 95, died April 16, 2011, at Covenant Village Care Center in Turlock.
She was born April 19, 1915, in Missouri and moved to Long Beach, Calif. as a young girl. She attended Woodbury College in Los Angeles and was assigned to the Naval Air Station in San Diego where she served in the WAVES for three years. After moving to Sacramento in 1947, she worked as a secretary and then as an administrative assistant to the State Director of Agriculture. She settled in Turlock 16 years ago. In Sacramento, Anne belonged to WAVES Women's Group, and ...

May 13, 2011 | | OBITS


Gladys Schmidt

Our beloved "Nana" passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 7 at the Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson following a short illness. A California native and long time Turlock resident, Gladys was active in the community with husband Bob and the Turlock Rural Fire Department Auxiliary. She later moved to Modesto residing at Standiford Place and will be missed by many friends. Gladys was an avid artist and knitter over the years leaving us a legacy of paintings and warm clothing to help remember her. Our best memories of Nana though are of her loving and cheerful nature that all ...

May 13, 2011 | | OBITS


Carlos Rivas

Carlos Rivas, 55, was born Oct. 10, 1956, in Mexicalli, Baja California, Mexico. He immigrated to the United States at the age of 12 years old. He attended Volta Elementary and Los Banos Jr. High. He returned to Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico in 1972 with his family. There he met his wife of 39 years. A year later he returned to the United States with his wife and first child to the city of Los Banos. He began his career as a mechanic at New Hall Ranch in El Nido. This skill later became his passion along with the love he ...

May 13, 2011 | | OBITS


Marian Jean Hoefel-Shafer

A graveside service will be held for Marian Jean Hoefel-Shafer, 87, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 1 at Turlock Memorial Park.
Marian is survived by daughters, Diane Doty and Melinda Peterson; five grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren.
Services entrusted with Turlock Funeral Home, 425 North Soderquist Rd., Turlock.

May 13, 2011 | | OBITS


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Albert John Baptista

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May 27, 2016 | | OBITS


Robert Ray White Jr

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