Clarice Emily Espinola, 76, of Turlock, California died unexpectedly August 31, 2011 at her residence. She was born April 9, 1935, in Turlock, California to Frank and Emily Mello. After she received her Associates Degree from Modesto Junior College she married Manuel Espinola in July of 1962. She worked for TID for 31 years. She belonged to the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Turlock and enjoyed traveling.
She is survived by her two sisters, Frances Miguel of Hilmar and Dolores Harness of St. Helena, CA, and one brother Frank W. Mello of Turlock. She also leaves behind 10 nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband Manuel Espinola.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held today (Wednesday, September 7, 2011) at 10:00 am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Turlock with entombment to follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.
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Saturday, September 3, 2011