LaVonne Marguerite Xavier, 70, died on Thursday, Sept. 30 after a short battle with cancer. She was born Oct. 30, 1939 in Stockton to Larry and Winona Gaudreau. As a young child the family moved to Escalon, where she lived until a few years ago. She attended schools in Escalon, graduating in 1957 from Escalon High School. She married that summer to Joe Xavier, together they had four sons. She was a medical transcriber, she ...
Maryellen Cashman Tally, 80, died peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 25 at her home.
Clinton "Ken" Nelson died Sunday, Sept. 19, surrounded by family.
Randall L. Matthewson, 57, died Friday, Sept. 24 at Oak Valley Care Center.
Terry Lee Hurst, 68, of Rathdrum, Idaho, died Friday, Sept. 24 at his home surrounded by family.
Tamara Calkins, 51, died unexpectedly on Monday, Sept. 6 from natural causes.
Barthelemy A. 'Bart' Arotca, 90, died Sunday, Sept. 19.
Patrick 'Pat' Brennan, 80, of Alturas died Thursday, Sept. 16 at Modoc Medical Center. He was born to Thomas and Edith Brennan in Stockton. He and his brothers, Jack and Tom, grew up in the cities of Eugene, Oakland, Stockton, and Sonora with their mother after their father's passing in 1933.
Ted J.R. Mullins, 80, died Wednesday, Sept. 15. He was born in Henrietta, Okla. To Milton Mullins and Ollebelle Renison. He was a resident of Oakdale.
Maynard Lee Keierleber, 72, died Wednesday, Sept. 15 at his Oakdale home. He was a native of Montana and lived in Oakdale for nine years.
Carol Sue Thorington, 62, died Tuesday, Sept. 14 at Palo Alto VA Hospital after a battle with cancer. She was born in Escalon and lived in Riverbank.
Verna Jane Deabenderfer, 74, died Thursday, Sept. 9 at her Oakdale home with her family by her side. She was a native of Dickenson, North Dakota. She lived in Oakdale for about 45 years.
Kirk L. Lynch, 53, of Escalon died Wednesday, Sept. 1 at Doctor's Medical Center, Modesto. He was a native of Greeley, Colorado. He lived much of his life in Escalon.
Alice B. Richardson, 91, died Sunday, Sept. 5 at her Oakdale home. She was a native of Hawaii and lived in Oakdale for six years.
Alfred David Schimmel, 81, died Thursday, Sept. 9 in Modesto. He was born on July 22, 1929.
Evelyn Inez Trahan, 55, died Thursday, Sept. 12 at her Oakdale home with her family by her side.
Carol J. Worley, 73, died Sunday, Sept. 15 at Doctor's Medical Center.
Donald 'Charles' Boss, 69, died peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 14 at his Oakdale home. He was born in Arizona and moved to Oakdale at a young age with his parents and brothers. He graduated from Oakdale High School in 1962. During high school he met his wife-to-be Inez Becker, and together they raised two sons, Craig and Eric. Mr. Boss worked for over 30 years as ...
Donna (Keate) Hartley, 85, died Thursday, Sept. 5. She was born in Oakland, the daughter of Diana and Ross (Julius) Keate, joining her older brother, Stanley. The family moved to North Bloomfield, where she attended a one-room schoolhouse. Later the family moved to Nevada City, then Sacramento, and Modesto. She graduated from Modesto High School in 1945, and was the first employee of the Modesto Camera Center. She enjoyed ...
Andrew Gene Jackson, 23, died Tuesday, Sept. 3. He was born in Modesto and was raised in Oakdale. He graduated from Oakdale High School in 2007, where he was involved in football, basketball, and track. He attended Modesto Junior College and Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo. He was enrolled in Auto Mechanic Technician School in Modesto when he passed. Everyone who knew ...
A.J. Meyers, 84, of Riverbank, died Friday, Sept. 6 of natural causes, surrounded by his family. A business owner and operator of 60 years at Meyers Shoe Shop and Saddlery, he touched and influenced many lives in and around the state of California, and other parts of the world. He is survived by his wife Donna; daughter, Kathi and son-in-law, Jeff; daughter-in-law Karen; and grandchildren, Ric, ...
Mary Moss, 89, passed away Monday, Aug. 12 in her home in Cameron Park, Ca. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Mary was born in Heflin, Alabama on Sept. 7, 1923 to Hazel and Dexter Jackson. She received her Bachelors Degree in Sociology from UCLA and continued on to receive a Masters Degree in Speech and Hearing from Stanislaus State ...
Edvard Likkebo Pedersen, 84, died Sunday, Aug. 25 of a terminal illness at Riverbank Convalescent. A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14 at Sierra Foothills Community Church (formerly Free Methodist Church), Oakdale. Private interment.
Michael James Hosker, 64, died Monday, Aug. 12 in Ellensburg, Wash.
Ross Elwood Marshall, 89, died on Wednesday, Aug. 21.
George Eugene Taliaferro, 78, died Sunday, Aug. 18 after suffering a long illness.
Terry Lee Jones, 78, died Tuesday, Aug. 20 at Oak Valley District Hospital.
Pastor Scott Mayfield, 61, died Sunday, Aug. 25 after a short battle with cancer at Community Hospice, Hughson.
Edvard Lykkebo Pedersen, 84, died Sunday, Aug. 25 of a terminal illness at Riverbank Convalescent.