Evelyn Anderson Schmidt, 85, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 2 at the Alexander Cohen Hospice House surrounded by loving family and friends.
Anthony J. Bettencourt died on Monday, Jan. 7, 2013.
Robert 'Bob' Bonney, 83, of Escalon passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 surrounded by his loved ones.
Alice Lajiness Moebius Maybee, 94, passed away peacefully at her residence in Copperopolis on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013 surrounded by her family.
Elmer Turner passed away at home on Monday, Jan 7, 2013.
Marion "Jeff" Gonzales, 94, passed away on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at English Oaks Convalescent Hospital in Modesto.
Louie (Luigi) Gioachino Grossi, 89, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013.
Don Earl Inman, 73, passed away on Friday, Dec.14 after a short illness.
Edwin N. Pereira, 80, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 20.
William M. 'Bill' Watson, III, 69, died Tuesday, Dec. 18 after a short battle with cancer.
Wayne Leroy Engel, 76, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012 at Hospice House in Hughson, CA.
Ralph Calvin Lynch, 91, passed away Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at Livermore V.A.
Chelestina Morino, 85, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 in Modesto, CA.
Sheri (Shirley) J. Hendricks White Hallinan Zimmerman, formerly of Oakdale, died Monday, Dec. 10.
Jeanetta S. (Tredway) Most, 72, of Modesto, passed away on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012. She was born in French Camp, CA, on Sept. 7, 1940. She was raised in Escalon, and is a graduate of Escalon High School. She was employed at Stewart Title of Modesto for over 30 years.
Roy Wilbur Busch, 73, found peace on June 18, 2015. He was born May 10, 1942 in Modesto. His parents Kaj and Marian Busch, as well as his stepdaughter Stacey Gonsalves, preceded him in death. Roy was raised in Ripon and resided in Manteca for the last 46 years.
Richard was born in Lubbock, Texas to Dick and Naomi Tucker. Richard passed away June 17, 2015 of heart failure. He was a loving Husband and Father.
Peter L. Arellano, 93, passed away on June 14, 2015. Pete's passions were sports, coaching, family and Escalon. Pete grew up in Sonora, California. He was a star athlete and was fondly known as "Chessie" to those in his hometown. He was a military veteran serving in the Air Force during WWII and was stationed in the South Pacific, Australia, New Guinea, the Philippines and Europe. After WWII, Pete graduated from San Jose State and began a career in teaching and coaching. Pete moved to Escalon and lived there for over 59 years. Pete proudly worked as a teacher ...
Our beloved passed away in the comfort of his home surrounded by his loved ones, going forth into the Kingdom of God. Ray was born LaMesa, Texas on January 25, 1927 to Ben and Lillie Koch. He came to California as a child, growing up on a small dairy in Valley Home. He joined the merchant marines during WWII and served his time in the South Pacific. Ray was inducted into the U.S. Army during the war and served during the Korean occupation. After the war he went to work in the timber industry in Oregon, then returned home ...
John rode his heavenly motorcycle on that golden path into the clouds. He will be missed by family and friends. John lived his whole life in Oakdale and went to Oakdale High School. He joined the Army and did his tour in Vietnam until he was honorably discharged in 1967. After the Army he drove long haul trucks for many years before going to work for a can company where he retired. John was the son of John and Bernice Carlile and brother to Claudora (Leo) Carrillo. He also leaves behind his niece Kristine (Ron) Helms, his nephew Randal (Jannelle ...
Helen A. Silva passed away on June 11, 2015, in Modesto at the age of 89. Helen was born on May 26, 1926, to Frank and Augusta Silva in Salida, California. She has been a life-long resident of the Modesto and Escalon area. Helen worked as a hair stylist for many years, including working on a cruise line enabling her to travel the world. She later owned and operated her own business, Ginny's Hair Salon, in Modesto for a number of years before retiring. Helen was a parishioner of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Modesto. Helen leaves behind ...
Patricia Ann Fairchild passed away peacefully at home in Modesto, California on Thursday, June 4, 2015 surrounded by her closest family and friends. She was born June 10, 1946, in Escalon CA, to the late Amanda & James Bonelli and was raised there on her Father's fruit and nut farm. Patty graduated from Escalon High School and became a secretary, working for Rainbo Bakery, where she met her husband Steve. She later worked at Escalon Chamber of Commerce and Bonelli Ranch, in addition to volunteering at McHenry Mansion. She was a member of Saint Joseph's Church in Modesto, Beta ...
Born November 7,1953 Tacoma, Washington Died Sunday May 24,2015 peacefully at home surrounded by her family. She is survived by her husband Michael Zack, daughter Marissa Perey, son in law John Perey, son Ryan Carpenter, three grandchildren, sisters Lynda Goodenough and Karen Silva. Debbie's father was career army. She lived in Japan for three years as a child and traveled a lot with her family growing up. She enjoyed writing, gardening and the company of her children and grandchildren. She will be missed by her family and friends. Remembrance service to be held June 27,2015 at ...
Clotilda was born in Mountain View, CA. 95 years ago. She was preceded in death by her husband Manuel S. Enos. She is survived by her children Janet Edwards, Evelyn (Pete) Martini, Manuel (Terrie) Enos, Marlene Enos and her 5 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
VALENTINO (TINO) FARINELLI
Jason was born in Ceres, California to Al and Susan Traphagan. He lived in Escalon all of his childhood. He was a member of the FFA at Escalon High School where he graduated in 1978. In 1987, Jason married Marie Langley and they moved to Snelling, California to start a family. Later, they purchased their first home together in Escalon where Jason resided for twenty three more years. Upon moving back to Escalon, Jason acquired a job with Kings County Truck Lines, later purchased by Ruan Trucking and remained one of their top drivers until his death. Jason was proudly ...
NAOMI RUTH LUCAS SPERRY