Thomas Milton 'Tom' Sams, 77, of Oakdale died peacefully Thursday, Jan. 19 surrounded by his family at Oak Valley Hospital.
Shirley Gannon, 74, died Tuesday, Jan. 17 in Chico.
Cindy (Higgs) Wandler, 55, died Saturday, Jan. 14 at her Visalia home.
Grace B. Russell, 90, of Escalon died Thursday, Jan. 12 of natural causes in Oakdale.
Henry Burtschi, 85, died peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 11 in the Oakdale home he and his wife Lena built, surrounded by his wife and family.
Betty Jane 'Bubbles' Dutra, 86, died Tuesday, Jan. 10.
Donna L. Lerch Roberts, 65, died Sunday, Jan. 1.
Carol Sue Barnes, 62, died Monday, Jan. 2 in Modesto.
Ronnie A. 'Ron' Dodd, 71, died Thursday, Jan. 5 at his second home in Thousand Palms after a battle with cancer.
George C. 'Trey' Jones III, 48, died peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 4 at his home with his son and other family members at his side.
Charles Learoy Pearson, 69, died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011.
James Lewis 'Jim' Schmitt, 86, died Tuesday, Jan. 3 at Oak Valley District Hospital after a brief illness caused by complications from a tractor injury he suffered in May of 2009.
Carolyn Jean Searway, 52, of Riverbank, died Thursday, Jan. 5 after a 13-month battle against duodenal cancer.
Delores A. Griffith Theodosia, 67, died Friday, Dec. 23, 2011 at her Farmington, New Mexico home after a long battle with cancer.
George L. Vieira, 81, died Monday, Jan. 2 at his Oakdale home with family after a month-long battle with cancer.
John C. Ortega, 90, died on Friday, May 3.
Joseph Lavar Prezel, 90, died Tuesday, May 7 of natural causes at Memorial Hospital, Modesto.
Troy DeLane Yeatts, 44, died Thursday, May 2, at Hospice House in Hughson.
Larry Dale Hayes, 55, died Monday, April 29 at Doctors Medical Center, Modesto.
Beverly Malcom, 79, died Monday, April 29 following a battle with cancer.
Clementé M. 'Clem' Rivera, Jr., 78, died peacefully on Saturday, May 4 with his loving family by his side.
Hazel Marlene Dias Cambra Rushman, 91, died Sunday, April 26 at Oak Valley Hospital.
Ruby Aynes, 76, died Wednesday, April 17.
James William 'Jim' Huffman, 70, died peacefully in the early morning hours of Tuesday, March 19 in San Francisco.
Robert L.J. 'Bob' Jordan, 75, died Tuesday, April 23.
Audrey Laningham, 96, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, April 23.
Michael Harley Mendoza, 45, died Thursday, April 25 at Doctor's Medical Center. He was tragically struck by a vehicle on F Street in Oakdale while trying to save a stray dog in the middle of the road on April 22 and was medi-flighted to Doctor's Medical Center.
Shauna Stephenson Sorenson, 56, died Sunday, April 28.
Spencer Leo Doffing, 63, died Friday, April 12 in Oakdale.