A native of Livingston, Ca, Harold passed away at Valley Comfort Assisted Living in Modesto at the age of 93. He had been a resident of Oakdale for the past 40 years. Harold was blessed with great health and a long life. He required no prescription drugs, but did take 2 multi-vitamins a day. Until the day he died, he had excellent vision, beautiful penmanship, and drove his cars, accident free. In high school, he excelled in tennis and music. He graduated four months before the outbreak of World War II. He was injured in France, spending the next year ...
Lee Roddy, age 95 who grew up in Oakdale, and authored 60-plus books, died February 2nd, 2017 in his Grass Valley retirement home. Roddy is survived by Cicely, his wife of 69 years; a son, Steve Roddy, daughter-in-law Katie, both of Lake Wildwood, Nevada County; daughter Susan (Peter Dodds) Roddy, and two grandsons, Patrick O'Shaughnessy Roddy and Zachary de Haas, all of the San Francisco area. Surviving siblings are brothers Jim Roddy and Jack Roddy and sisters, Helen Schneider and Belle Roddy.
Christi Drewrey left this earth on February 9th, 2017. Christi enjoyed football - big 49ers fan, wrestling (especially John Cena), cooking and shopping. She is survived by her son Kyle Hayes, her mom and dad, several brothers and sisters, and many friends. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday March 11th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Sierra Foothills Church in Oakdale.
Tom. Dad. Little Brother. Tamahhss. No matter what name you knew him as, or called him, this man will definitely be mourned and is already missed as part of our lives. This is the life of a man we loved. Tom passed away suddenly on Tuesday evening, to the shock of all who loved and cared about him. Tom leaves behind his wife, Donna, as well as two sons; Tommy (Erica), and Will, all of Oakdale. One daughter, Lesly (Phil) as well as five grandchildren; Kayli, Jessalynn, Quentin, Leah, and Elijah, all of Waterford. He also leaves two sisters; Joyce ...
San Francisco's largest park, Golden Gate Park covers more than 1,013 acres and is 3 miles long by 1/2-mile wide, larger than New York City's Central Park. Once nothing more than barren sand dunes, Golden Gate Park owes its existence to tenacious Scotsman John McLaren, who created the landscape we see today in the late 1800s, a task many thought impossible.
A son, Ryatt Ezra Tietgens, was born Jan. 7, 2017 to expectant parents Bennett and Reanna Tietgens of San Jose. The newborn weighed seven pounds, seven ounces upon arrival at San Jose Medical Center – Kaiser Santa Teresa.
March may be most synonymous with the start of spring and St. Patrick's Day, but there's much more to the third month of the calendar year. The following are notable events that occurred in the month of March throughout history.
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the month of March, Willow Creek Lounge at Black Oak Casino Resort will continue to host live entertainment. Renowned tributes to The Beatles and The Rolling Stones as well as numerous party bands are among those hitting the stage in March.