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Valley Home News Week of July 23, 2014

With our 2014 Stanislaus County Fair behind us and our State Fair in full swing we look at the commitment our FFA and 4-H families have. Much like our youth sports teams the commitment is huge an...

July 23, 2014 | Winnie Mullins | Valley Home News

Free Fishing Day Is Saturday, July 5

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) invites all Californians to celebrate summer by fishing this Saturday. July 5 is the first of two Free Fishing Days in 2014, when people can...

July 03, 2014 | | Local News

Precautions Against Home Fires

As continued drought and the threat of wildfires remain in the spotlight, the American Red Cross Capital Region reminds communities to also remain vigilant in their efforts to prevent home fires...

June 26, 2014 | | Local News

Beulah “Boots” Miller

Beulah "Boots" Miller, 90, passed away on Tuesday, June 17 in Oakdale. She was born to William T. and Martha Caroline (Gibbins) Spears on Feb. 11, 1924 in Mt. Hersey, Newton County, Arkansas. I...

June 25, 2014 | | Obituaries

Carole Lucille Hill

Carole Lucille Hill, 85, of Escalon, passed away on Tuesday, June 17. She was born in Chicago IL, to the late Leo and Irene Meyers on Aug. 14, 1928. She married her loving husband and best frie...

June 25, 2014 | | Obituaries

Mary Hensley

Mary Hensley, 83, died peacefully Friday, June 13 with her children by her side. She was a recent resident of English Oaks Skilled Nursing Home in Modesto, and a longtime resident of Oakdal...

June 25, 2014 | | Obituaries

Colleen Ann (Robinson) Woods

Colleen Ann (Robinson) Woods, 77, of Fresno died peacefully on Tuesday, June 3 in her home with her loving family and pets at her side. She was raised in Escalon and graduated from Escalon High Sc...

June 18, 2014 | | Obituaries

Carol A. Vieths

Carol A. Vieths, 74, died suddenly on Monday, June 9 as a result of a massive heart attack. She was born in Manteca to Clarence and Chloe Colldeweih. She attended Manteca and Escalon schools, grad...

June 18, 2014 | | Obituaries

Jackie Carol (Ray) Sparano

Jackie Carol (Ray) Sparano, 76, died peacefully on Saturday, June 7 in Long Beach. Jackie was born to Arry Wyat Ray and Cora Elvia Moore in Ada, Okla., the youngest of nine children. She lived mos...

June 18, 2014 | | Obituaries

Donald MacCready

Donald MacCready, 89, died Friday, June 6 in Modesto. He was born in Thayer, Kan. to the late Harry and Grace MacCready. Donald was known to family and friends as Don. Through the United States A...

June 18, 2014 | | Obituaries

Donald Henry Kendrick

Donald Henry Kendrick, 48, died Monday, June 9 at Doctors Medical Center with his wife Jane at his side. Mr. Kendrick grew up in the Oakdale community where he worked at A.L. Gilbert Feed Company ...

June 18, 2014 | | Obituaries

David Eugene ‘Moose,’ ‘Raul’ Hedden

David Eugene 'Moose,' 'Raul' Hedden, 64, of Waterford died Monday, May 26 with his family by his side in Modesto. He was born in Oakdale. He grew up in Illinois and Oakdale, graduating from Oakdal...

June 18, 2014 | | Obituaries

Earl Lloyd Giddens

Earl Lloyd Giddens, 88, died Monday, May 26. He was born in Cherryvale, Kan. By age four, he had moved to Ceres with his parents and seven siblings. After graduation from Ceres High School, Earl ...

June 18, 2014 | | Obituaries

Arvin Lloyd Fore

Arvin Lloyd Fore, 77, died Monday, June 9 in Oakdale. He was born in Newport, Ark. to the late Oda and Sarah (Smallwood) Fore and was raised in the community of Newport. He was united in marriage...

June 18, 2014 | | Obituaries

Steven Bruce Cochran

Steven Bruce Cochran 49, of Silt, Colo., died Thursday, May 29 in Glenwood Springs, Colo. He was born in Modesto to Bruce and Sharynn (nee Bookwalter) Cochran and later, stepson to Benny Tipton. H...

June 18, 2014 | | Obituaries

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