Richard 'Rocky' Rios, 78, died peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 31 at his Oakdale home.
Helen Nadine Pence, 80, died Wednesday, Jan. 30.
Warren Joseph McAndrews, 91, died Thursday, Jan 31.
Dorothy Ann Higgins, 93, died Saturday, Jan. 26 in Oakdale.
Floretta Viola Bieker, 89, of Oakdale, died Monday, Jan. 28 after a long battle with Alzheimers at Oak Valley Hospital.
Kyle E. Thompson, 83, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013.
Silvio William 'Papa' Rossini, Jr., 70, died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 at Memorial Hospital surrounded by family and friends.
Ethel L. (Johnson) Ritchey, 77, passed away peacefully in Modesto on Thursday, Jan. 3 after a short illness.
Eveline B. Livingston, 82, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013.
Curtis Lee Jackson, Sr., 54, passed away in his sleep on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013.
Barry Arlin Creekmore, 77, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013.
Refugio E. Valverde, 93, died Thursday, Jan. 17 of natural causes at Alexander Cohen Hospice House, Hughson, surrounded by his family.
Michael Wayne Thompson, 58, died Friday, Jan. 11 at Memorial Medical Center with family at his bedside.
Joaquin D. Pereira, 89, of Escalon died peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 10.
Delfin Lopez, 80, died Sunday, Jan. 20 of natural causes in his home.
Kyle Flynn Garcia of Oakdale, 55, passed away on Oct. 22, 2014 at Memorial Hospital.
March 3, 1945
Billy Gene (Bill) Oliver slipped into the Lord's arms on Oct. 23, 2014 in Modesto, CA. He was born in Fort Smith, AR to Earl and Violet Oliver. The family moved to CA in 1940 and Bill attended local schools, graduating from OHS in 1956. He loved sports and excelled in baseball, basketball and football, playing on championship teams for the Mustangs under Coach Jack Walker, who became a lifelong friend. At OHS, Bill met Diane Benoit who became his beloved wife for 56 years. Bill enlisted in the Navy and served on a destroyer tender until his discharge ...
Lawrence "Larry" Joseph Alves, age 72, of Copperopolis, CA passed away on October 26, 2014 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House. He was born in Dos Palos, CA on May 1, 1942 to the late Frank and Kay Alves, Jr. Larry was a resident of Calaveras County for the past 19 years. As a young man, Larry was drafted into the US Army, where he received an honorable discharge in 1966. Larry enjoyed hunting, fishing and most of all spending time with his family.
July 31, 1935 - October 22, 2014
One year ago today, Harold Benjamin Goldberg, our beloved father, grandfather and great grandfather passed away Oct. 29, 2013, at his Oakdale home. A Celebration of Life and Burial at Sea were held for Harold and Dorothy Goldberg, on July 12, 2014, at the Sea Crest Oceanfront Hotel, in Pismo Beach, CA. Earlier in the morning a Burial at Sea, with military honors, was held for Harold and Dorothy on a local sailboat. Over two hundred flowers and leis from Hawaii were scattered over the ocean on their committal to the sea offshore of the Sea Crest. We were blessed ...