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Jean O’Hearn

Jean Lorraine O'Hearn, 76, died Friday, July 31 of cancer at Alexander Cohen Hospice House.
She was born in Modesto to Sylvester and Hattie Hoover.
She was one of the first women to become an office manager/controller for Aetna Life. Later, she was an accountant and office manager for the Moffet Company, San Jose. She retired to Oakdale 10 years ago.
She was active playing tennis, the piano, painting and knitting. She also learned to play bridge and participated in four bridge groups.
Her friends will remember her as an endless source of information, as well as her ...

August 05, 2009 | | Obituaries

Ross Paul

Ross Barton 'Bart' Paul, 73, died suddenly on Sunday, July 26 while on a golf vacation in Klamath Falls, OR.
He was born to Waite and Marlea Paul in Turlock. He grew up throughout the central valley of California. He graduated from Oakdale High School in 1954. In 1957, he fell in love with and married Hazel Howell of Modesto.
Mr. Paul served in the Naval Reserve prior to beginning his career. After his service, he returned to Oakdale and eventually moved to Modesto, where he and his wife raised their family.
He worked as a truck driver for his ...

August 05, 2009 | | Obituaries

Florence Van Dyke

Florence Ellen Van Dyke, 94, of Escalon died Sunday, Aug. 2 in Modesto.
She was a native of Alabama. She lived in Oakdale 40 years prior to moving to Escalon over a year ago.
Mrs. Van Dyke was a licensed vocational nurse for 18 years.
She is survived by her husband, DeLoyd Van Dyke of Escalon; daughter, Nina Siler of Santa Maria; stepchildren, Jeff Van Dyke of Tennessee, Genese Dufur of Modesto, Dennis Van Dyke of Oakdale, and Lee Van Dyke of Kentucky; sister, Geraldine Driver of Washington; brother, Odell Bower of Washington; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will ...

August 05, 2009 | | Obituaries

Ann Waltermire

Ann Marie Waltermire, 42, of Ceres died Saturday, July 25 at home after a two-year battle with cancer surrounded by her family and friends.
She was born in Oakdale to John Austin and Mary Lou Graves. She married Joe Waltermire in April 1987 and had their son in December that year. She lived most of her life in Oakdale until her move with her family to Ceres in 2005.
She loved being a wife and mother. Her days were happily full, taking care of her family and enjoying her many hobbies. She loved her pets - five dogs Daisy, Bailey, Peanut ...

August 05, 2009 | | Obituaries

Chris Habelt

Chris Paul Habelt, 39, died Monday, July 20 in Oakdale.

He was born in Walnut Creek and grew up in South Lake Tahoe and Modesto.

July 29, 2009 | | Obituaries

Margaret Heltzel

Margaret E. Heltzel, 90, longtime Oakdale resident, died Saturday, July18 at Oak Valley Care Center.

She was born in Kirwin, KS to Claude and Laura Cogswell. She married Archie Heltzel in 1938, and they moved to California in 1947. She was widowed in 1961.

July 29, 2009 | | Obituaries

Robert Nelson

Robert 'Bob' F. Nelson, 68, died on Thursday July 23 at his home in Don Pedro after suffering from a long illness.

Mr. Nelson was born on Dec. 16, 1940 and had worked as a handyman in the valley for over 40 years and was known as a "Jack of all trades."

July 29, 2009 | | Obituaries

Robert Webster

Robert 'Bob' Webster, 68, died Thursday, July 9.

He worked at the Hershey's factory in Oakdale for 38 years, along with his wife Jeannie. After they retired, he and his wife moved to Snowflake, AZ where they became active in the Big Brothers and Big Sisters organization. He was a volunteer for the Sheriffs Auxiliary, Sheriff's Search and Rescue, and C.E.R.T.S.

July 29, 2009 | | Obituaries

Mary Anderson Bava

She previously lived in Oakdale for 30 years.
She is survived by her daughter, Jani (Chuck) Seifert; stepchildren, Diane Amador, Debbie (Frank) Varni, Ralph (Candy) Bava Jr.; sisters, Bobbe Matson and Jean Pope; grandchildren, Kim Norton, Charlene (fiancÈ Tim) Slaybaugh, Sherri (Ray) Solari, Lindsey (friend Casey) Bava, Ann Amador, Paul (Julie) Amador, Mike (Karissa) Amador, and Frank, Jeff and Ryan Varni; great-grandchildren, Nicole, Tayler and Jacob, Nolan and Brock; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Harold "Dude" Anderson and Ralph Bava Sr.; son, Harold "Butch" Anderson; brothers, Leroy Pope, Johnny Greenstreet, Alfred Pope ...

July 22, 2009 | | Obituaries

Gloria Gardella

Gloria Louise (Lamb) Gardella, 87, died of natural causes Saturday, July 18 at Sonora Regional Medical Center.
She was born in Clarinda, IA, an only child. She lived in Sonora for 75 years.
She graduated from Sonora High School in just three years.
She was a housewife. She was the first female planning commissioner in Tuolumne County.
She taught dancing to seventh and eighth graders in the 1950s and 1960s. She started a Y.A.T. club as an alternative to P.T.A. She enjoyed square dancing and traveling to places such as Europe, South America, and Australia. She ...

July 22, 2009 | | Obituaries

Margaret Heltzel

Margaret E. Heltzel, 90, longtime Oakdale resident, died Saturday, July18 at Oak Valley Care Center.
She was born in Kirwin, KS to Claude and Laura Cogswell. She married Archie Heltzel in 1938, and they moved to California in 1947. She was widowed in 1961.
Mrs. Heltzel worked for 27 years at Oak Valley District Hospital and retired in 1993 as the Medical Records Department Supervisor and Medical Staff Secretary.
She loved to garden and spend time with family and her many friends. She was a member of the Community United Methodist Church of Oakdale and the Oak Valley District Hospital ...

July 22, 2009 | | Obituaries

Erlene Schoech

Erlene Johnson Schoech, 90, died Sunday, July 12 at Hospice House in Stockton.
She was born in Arkansas. She grew up in Manteca and Oakdale, the youngest daughter of nine children to Charles and Julia Looper.
She married Mel Johnson of Modesto where they made their home. She and her husband were constant partners. They had one son.
She worked for the phone company at the Yuma Air Base while her husband was a navigator and assisted him in his role as City Engineer for Modesto.
She was very active in Phi Epsilon Phi Sorority.
After her husband's death ...

July 22, 2009 | | Obituaries

Rita Graham

Rita Ann Graham, 72, of Oakdale died Tuesday, July 7.

July 15, 2009 | | Obituaries

Jodie Mazzariello

Mary Jo "Jodie" (McCown) Mazzariello, 67, died Monday, July 6 after a battle with cancer.

July 15, 2009 | | Obituaries

Marvene Vigil

Marvene 'Goosie' Vigil, 87, died Friday, July 10 at her Modesto home.

July 15, 2009 | | Obituaries

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