Irene (Lafoy) Dooley, 99, died peacefully on Thursday, Aug. 26 surrounded by family at Bethel Retirement Community, where she lived for the past five years.She was born to Eli and Clara Langford in Meeker, Oklahoma. She moved to Oakdale in 1945 and resided here until 2005.Mrs. Dooley worked as a psychiatric technician for the State of California for 30 years.She was an avid gardener and donated much time to community service. She enjoyed gambling and organizing bus trips to Reno and Tahoe. She traveled a great deal, enjoying adventures in Mexico, Canada, and Hawaii.She was known ...
Sandra Joy Detmer, 63, of Oakdale died in her sleep on Tuesday, Aug. 17.
Bob L. Guthrie, Sr., 82, died Friday, Aug. 20.
Jack Elvin Whitt, 81, of Oakdale died Monday, Aug. 16 at Emanuel Hospital, Turlock.
Henri David 'Hank' Ethier, Jr., 87, died peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 15 at home after a hard fought battle with Alzheimer's disease, surrounded by his loving family.
Doug Grossarth, 50, died Sunday, Aug. 1.
Leanna Mae (Hinz) Sooy, 74, died Friday, Aug. 13 after a long, courageous battle with cancer.
Elizabeth Gardien Paul Kalmus, 98, died Monday, Aug. 9.
Hazel Esther Maxwell, 84, of Modesto died Thursday, Aug. 12 at Memorial Medical Center.
Veronica Rose Patron, 56, of Riverbank died Monday, Aug. 9 at Oak Valley Hospital.
James Bennett Wiley, 81, died Tuesday, Aug. 10 at his Oakdale home.
Philip Haydn Brock, 75, of Turlock died Monday, Aug. 9.
James Clayton Corey, 27, died Thursday, Aug. 5.
Frances Ann Flores, 67, died peacefully at her sister's home in Modesto on Thursday, Aug. 5, surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
She was born on March 13, 1943 in Palo Alto and had been a resident of Santa Clara County for a very long time. She was employed at Tantam Computers in Cupertino and then moved to Oakdale about 10 years ago.
Donald Lee Jones, 64, died Tuesday, Aug. 3.