Helen Berniece Fitzpatrick, 89, died Wednesday, June 20 after a long battle with heart disease.
Gary Knox, 67, passed away on Tuesday, June 19 in Modesto. He was born on June 16, 1945 in Oakdale. Mr. Knox grew up in Escalon all his life. He graduated from Escalon High School in 1963, and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was an avid carpenter and loved to build masterpieces in his garage. He loved to go camping with his family, and in his younger years, he enjoyed dirt bike ...
Winifred 'Winnie' McBroom Stone, 96, died peacefully Tuesday, June 19 on her llama ranch in Jamestown.
Fidela T. Valverde, 52, died Sunday, June 17 after a battle with cancer. Ms. Valverde was handicapped most of her life; her mother was her caregiver. She had a great heart and will be missed. She is survived by her mother, Eva Valverde; sisters, Vencey (Bill) Erb, Connie (Danny) Rich, Florence (Ed) Trapp; brothers, David Valverde, Felix (Denise) Valverde, Jr.; and many nieces and nephews and their children. She was preceded in death by her ...
Mary Claudette Napier, 81, passed away on Thursday, June 7 after a long illness. She was born on Oct. 5, 1930 and grew up in Knights Ferry.
Yvonne Conley, 84, of Oakdale died peacefully on Sunday, June 10. She was born on Feb. 17, 1928. Survivors include her children, Keith Conley of Modesto, Janise Eoff of Fremont and Bruce Conley of Oakdale; and five grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, James 'Bob' Conley. She will be missed by her extended family and many friends. A memorial service was held at the Oakdale Christian Church, 330 Maxwell ...
Wilbur Carlton Pooley, 95, died Monday, June 18. He was born on May 28, 1917 in Sonora to William James Pooley and Matilda Rosasco Pooley. He attended Modesto Junior College where he met Audrey Cox who later became his wife. They were married for 62 years. He went on to graduate from UC Berkeley and the Officer's Training School at Columbia University. He served four years in the Navy as a PT Boat Commander. Upon ...
Thomas William Gutierrez, 71, died peacefully on Wednesday, June 6. Mr. Gutierrez was a veteran of the U.S. Army. After dabbling in various trades, he settled on truck driving, which he did for more than 40 years before retiring in 2011. He was a lifetime member of the Oakdale Saddle Club. In his spare time he enjoyed tinkering in his garage on anything with a motor. He is survived by his wife, Bonni; daughters, Sara ...
Fred William Lansdowne Jr., 90, of Oakdale died Thursday, May 31 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House, Hughson.
Wilma "Gladys" McCullough, 84, died Sunday, June 3 at her Riverbank home, surrounded by her loving family after a long battle with Alzheimer's.
Velma K. Barker, 68, died Friday, June 1 at Oak Valley Care Center. She was born in Newman and was raised in Oakdale. The family thanks the staff at OVCC for the love and care they gave Velma in the 16 years she lived there. She is survived by her son, Michael Barker; mother, Velma K. Mendes; and brothers, Larry Mendes of Riverbank and Gary Mendes of Oakdale. She was preceded in death by her ...
Orville Ellwanger, 77, of Oakdale died Saturday, June 9 in Modesto. His final days were spent with his family by his side.
Stanley Earl Anderson, 79, of Oakdale died Monday, June 4. His final days were spent with his family members by his side.
Lloyd P. Jones, 71, died Thursday, May 24 from injuries sustained after he was struck by a truck while riding his bicycle along Highway 108 near Richardson Road.
Lisa Ilene Hedden, 50, died Wednesday, May 23 in Modesto after a short illness. She was born in Peoria, Ill. She was a resident of Empire for 14 years. The youngest of eight children, she was the laughter and joy of her family. Nicknamed by her family as the 'Little Angel' and her brother's 'buddy,' she'd light up a room with her contagious smile. Ms. Hedden loved music, singing, and the holidays the most. Always ...
Doris Constance (Triantos) Rubiales, 97, died peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 17 at Tranquility Living Center, Oakdale.
Harriett "Jane" (Ramey) Horn, 76, formerly of Oakdale, died Thursday, Oct. 3 at the Hospice Austin Christopher House, Texas.
Barbara Ann Wikoff, 72, died Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Oak Valley Hospital, Oakdale, after enduring a three-and-a-half year battle with peritoneal cancer.
Tom Orr Brennan, 92, died Thursday, Oct. 24.
Charles Troy 'Chuck(ie)' Green, 50, of Oakdale died Tuesday, Oct. 22.
Donald Scott 'Don' Husing, 71, died peacefully on Tuesday, Aug. 29 at his home in Santa Cruz.
Doris LeDonne, 90, died July 17 in Santa Rosa.
Gregory F. Moreno, Sr., 60, died Saturday, Oct. 5 after a lengthy illness.
Ronald Edward 'Ron' Price, 80, died Wednesday, Oct. 16 of complications from heart surgery in Wenatchee, Wash.
Carl Eugene Reece, 85, died Thursday, Oct. 24.
Gerardo Rodriguez, 75, died Tuesday, Oct. 22.
Geraldine Estelle 'Jeri' Sams, 78, of Oakdale died peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at home surrounded by her family.
Diane 'Deni' Skavdahl, 69, died Friday, Oct. 18 of pneumonia, surrounded by her daughter Christy, and dear friends Sissy Stroud, Trudi Erickson, Bea Espinoza, and Gaye and Katie Steeley.
Joseph Edward Stadler, 88, died Wednesday, Oct. 17 after a brief illness at Oak Valley Hospital.
Floyd Anthony 'Till' Wilberg, 87, died Thursday, Oct. 17 in Oakdale, after a brief illness.