She was born in Sterling, Colorado to Charles and Ruth Sharp. Following the loss of her two younger sisters, the family moved to Oakland. She graduated from Fremont High School in 1932.
Arline D. King, 75, died Monday, Jan. 3 at Memorial Medical Center.
William Edmonds 'Bill' Lawson, 86, died on Wednesday, Dec. 15 surrounded by family.
Antonio P. Terra, 77, of Escalon died Thursday, Dec. 30 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House.
Mary Lou Hall Porter, 66, died Wednesday, Dec. 29 at English Oaks nursing home, Modesto.
Cleadys 'Joann' Rutherford, 74, died Sunday, Jan. 2 after a long battle with brain cancer.
Nadine Lee Sparks, 73, died Monday, Dec. 27.
Selma 'Sam' Kinney, 79, died Thursday, Dec. 23 surrounded by her loving family.
Diana M. Haynes, 64, died Saturday, Jan. 1 at her Oakdale home.
John Burton 'JB' Horan, 81, died Wednesday, Dec. 15 in Redwood Memorial.
Henry Elwin Koch, 77, died on Saturday, Dec. 11 in Manteca. He was born on July 1, 1933 in Marble Falls, Texas to William and Kate Koch. Family and friends knew Henry as "Hank" and he grew up in Escalon, graduating from Escalon High School. He served his country for nine years through the United States Air Force. While serving his country, he was the pitcher for the Air Force baseball team. He retired after ...
Henrietta Johanna Zaske, 95, of Oakdale died Dec. 17 at Evergreen Convalescent, Modesto. She was a native of Corsica, South Dakota. She lived in Oakdale 80 years. Mrs. Zaske was a homemaker. She was a member of T.O.P.S. and the Leach Colony. She is survived by her sons, Fred Zaske, Ronald Zaske, both of Modesto; sisters, Gertrude Teeselink of South Dakota, Lillian Asbill of Oregon, Naomi Delzer of Modesto; brother, John Hoekman of Vacaville; five ...
Wauneta Abbott, 93, died peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 7 at home.
Patricia Catherine 'Pat' Avila, 85, died Friday, Dec. 10 at Oak Valley Hospital.
Rex Glenn Dalrymple, 58, died Wednesday, Dec. 8 at his Oakdale home.
Allen Anthony 'Tony' Silveira, 69, died on Tuesday, April 9 in Merced, passing due to Alzheimers.
Chandler Wallace Groves, a fourth generation Farmington area resident, passed away Thursday, April 4 after a brief battle with cancer. He farmed the family farm for many years before becoming the owner of McDillards Feed and NAPA auto parts, both in Copperopolis. He was outgoing and always ready to help others. He will be truly missed by his family, friends and the communities of Farmington and Copperopolis. Mr. Groves ...
Elizabeth 'Liz' Rutherford Piscitello, 89, died in Modesto after many months of failing health.
Virginia A. Myers, 90, died Thursday, March 28 in Ripon.
George T. Morrison, Jr., 89, died Monday, March 18 in Missouri.
Michael E. Grohl died Wednesday, April 3.
Wanda Sue Duke, 76, of Oakdale, died Friday, March 29 at Oak Valley Hospital.
Della Delfinia Dolling, 90, of Knights Ferry died Wednesday, March 20.
Julie Van Hoy, 49, of Oakdale died Sunday, Feb. 24.
Sarah Jean Tanis, 78, died Wednesday, March 13.
Maria Spilky, 79, of Escalon passed away in Riverbank on Jan. 6, 2013 following a battle with cancer.
Meliza 'Misty' Gregory-Tennant, 34, died Sunday, March 3 from a tragic accident in Hanford, where she lived.