Michael James Hosker, 64, died Monday, Aug. 12 in Ellensburg, Wash.
He was born in Livermore and lived in Oakdale from 1958-1970. He graduated from Oakdale High School in 1968. He lived in Ellensburg, Wash. since 1979.
Mr. Hosker was a U.S. Army Ranger with the 101st Airborne and served in Vietnam.
He was a horse trainer.
He is survived by his son, Tim (Crystal) Hosker; brother, James Hosker and family; grandchildren, Rylind, NovaLynn, Alorah, Caleigha, and Mahalia.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Margaret Hosker.
A service is planned for Sept. 28 at Stewart and Williams Tribute Center, 301 East Third St., Ellensburg, Wash.
Remembrances may be made to Stewart and Williams, 301 E. Third St., Ellensburg, WA 98926.
The Oakdale (Calif.) Leader
Sept. 4, 2013