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April 2, 1978 – Feb. 12, 2023
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Sean Lee Lofton, 44, of Oakdale, California passed away unexpectedly February 12, 2023. Born in Modesto, California to Eric Sanford Lofton and Kristin (Holtzclaw) Lofton, Sean grew up in Modesto, LaGrange, Illinois, and Oakdale, California with his two sisters. He graduated from Oakdale High School in 1997 where he developed many lifelong friendships and participated in wrestling, track, and football. He was a member of the 1996 San Joaquin Section high school championship football team, the first in Oakdale school history.

Sean worked for Comcast nearly 20 years and enjoyed his work. Two of those years he traveled the country training Comcast’s sales forces in seminars. Sean was a people person who easily made friends wherever he went, and his positive outlook on life left an impression on not only those who knew him closely, but on new acquaintances as well. Sean cherished spending time with his family and friends and loved fishing, camping, and golf.

Sean and Chantelle Lofton were married in 2003 and had two amazing children, Eric and Marinn. Sean is preceded in death by his father, Eric Lofton. He is survived by his wife, Chantelle Louise Lofton, son, Eric Joseph Lofton, daughter, Marinn Claire Lofton, mother, Kristin Sayre, stepfather Michael Sayre, and sisters Erin Canter and Sara Lofton.

Family and friends are invited to attend Sean’s celebration of life service to be held at Escalon Presbyterian Church, 1612 First St., Escalon, CA 95320 on Friday, March 31, 2023 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made at (gofundme/Sean Lofton children).

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March 15, 2023