Leslie "Les" Blair Martin

M, b. 4 September 1922, d. 21 April 2005
Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     Leslie "Les" Blair Martin was born on 4 September 1922 at San Diego, San Diego, California.1 He died on 21 April 2005 at La Grange, Tuolumne, California, at age 82.2 He was buried on 30 April 2005 at Hills Ferry Cemetery, Newman, Stanislaus Co., California.3

Citations

  1. [S2305] Union Democrat, 27 Apr 2005, Leslie "Les" Blair Martin Sept. 4, 1922 - April 21, 2005.
  2. [S2305] Union Democrat, 27 Apr 2005, Leslie "Les" Blair Martin Sept. 4, 1922 - April 21, 2005
    La Grange resident Leslie "Les" Blair Martin died April 21 at his daughter's home in La Grange. He was 82. He was born in San Diego. He graduated from Hilmar High School in 1940. He had lived in Newman, Stanislaus County, for 40 years and then moved to Surprise, Ariz.; where he lived for 10 years. He later moved back to California and had most recently lived in La Grange since March. He worked as a mechanic for Golden State Creamery, Foremost Creamery and Avoset Creamery for 50 years. His hobbies included woodworking and he previously had a pilot's license.
    Mr. Martin is survived by his wife of 59 years, Lily Martin of La Grange; daughters, Bonnie Blumenstein of Turlock and Linda Martin of La Grange; grandchildren, Cory Thurlow of Turlock, Shannon Overcash of LaGrange and Buffy Rhodes of Vacaville; four great-grandchildren; a brother, Russell Martin of Turlock; and a sister, Frances Martin of Turlock. He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Lena Martin.
    A graveside service is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Friday at Hills Ferry Cemetery, 1334 W. Stuhr Road, Newman.
    Donations can be made to Visiting Nurse Association, Hospice of the Sierra, P.O. Box 4805, Sonora, CA 95370.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling local arrangements.
  3. [S2305] Union Democrat, 27 Apr 2005, Leslie "Les" Blair Martin Sept. 4, 1922 - April 21, 2005
    ... A graveside service is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Friday at Hills Ferry Cemetery, 1334 W. Stuhr Road, Newman....

Kenneth L. Brown

M, b. 15 September 1926, d. 5 May 2005
Last Edited17 Dec 2012
     Kenneth L. Brown was born on 15 September 1926 at Beloit, Rock, Wisconsin.1 He died on 5 May 2005 at Groveland, Tuolumne, California, at age 78.2

Citations

  1. [S1619] Union Democrat, 05 May 2005, 2A, enneth L. Brown Sept. 15, 1926 - May 2, 2005
    Groveland resident Kenneth L. Brown died Monday at his home. He was 78.
    He was born in Beloit, Wis., and had lived in the Pine Mountain Lake community in Groveland for 13 years. ... Mr. Brown is survived by his wife, Barbara Brown of Groveland; a son, Damian Brown of Winchester, Riverside County; daughters, Anna brown of Hemet, Riverside County, Stephanie Brown of San Ramon and Alexia de Sylvio of Dakar, Senegal; grandchildren, Katherine Dumas of Las Vegas, Kyle and Zachary Brown, both of Winchester and Natalya de Sylvio of Dakar; stepchildren, Christine Bannister of North Fork, Madera County, Linda Cropper of El Paso, Texas, and Bill Cook of Redding; and stepgrandchildren, Brad and Stacie Cropper of Agoura Hills, Los Angeles County, and Bill Cook Jr. and Robert Cook, both of Redding....
  2. [S1619] Union Democrat, 05 May 2005, 2A, enneth L. Brown Sept. 15, 1926 - May 2, 2005
    Groveland resident Kenneth L. Brown died Monday at his home. He was 78.
    He was born in Beloit, Wis., and had lived in the Pine Mountain Lake community in Groveland for 13 years.
    He was active in his community and volunteered for several different charitable organizations, organized and participated in sports and equestrian activities, and held leadership positions in the Residents Club and Groveland Evangelical Free Church.
    Mr. Brown is survived by his wife, Barbara Brown of Groveland; a son, Damian Brown of Winchester, Riverside County; daughters, Anna brown of Hemet, Riverside County, Stephanie Brown of San Ramon and Alexia de Sylvio of Dakar, Senegal; grandchildren, Katherine Dumas of Las Vegas, Kyle and Zachary Brown, both of Winchester and Natalya de Sylvio of Dakar; stepchildren, Christine Bannister of North Fork, Madera County, Linda Cropper of El Paso, Texas, and Bill Cook of Redding; and stepgrandchildren, Brad and Stacie Cropper of Agoura Hills, Los Angeles County, and Bill Cook Jr. and Robert Cook, both of Redding.
    A service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, May 28, at the Groveland Evangelical Free Church.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

S. Joan Evans

F, b. 28 October 1942, d. 7 May 2005
Last Edited2 Aug 2011
     S. Joan Evans was born on 28 October 1942 at Casper, Natrona, Wyoming.1 She died on 7 May 2005 at San Diego, San Diego, California, at age 62.2

Citations

  1. [S1398] Union Democrat, 12 May 2005, Online Edition, S. Joan Evans Oct. 28, 1942 - May 2, 2005
    Groveland resident S. Joan Evans died Saturday at a San diego care home due to complications with her double lung transplant. She was 62.
    She was born in Casper, Wyo. She lived most of her young life in August,a Kan. She attended Clarke College in dubuque, Iowa. She married Leo L. Carney in 1964. she chose to stay home and raise four children. She was divorced in 1988. After the divorce, she lived in Tuolumne, Sonora, Twain Harte, Copperopolis and Groveland.
    Since 2000, she was plagued with health and lung problems due to pulmonary fibrosis. In 2002, she underwent a successful double lung transplant.
    She enjoyed playing with her grandchildren and spending time with her family and friends.
    She is survived by her partner, Ken Orloff of Groveland; a son and daughter-in-law, Curt and Dana Carney of Gilroy; daughters and son-in-law, Susan and Brian Siljander of San Diego, and Marie Carney of San Francisco; a daughter-in-law, Kim Carney of San Jose; a sister and brother-in-law, Pat and Allen Strasser of New Hampshire; and grandchildren, Ben Carney of gilroy, Joey and Sammy Carney, both of San Jose, and Tristan and Nicolas Siljander, both of San Diego.
    She was preceded in death by her son, David Carney, who died April 26, 2005, of leukemia.
    A memorial service is scheduled for Wednesday, May 25, at a beach in Monterey.
    In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the trust fund set up for David and Kim Carney's children through his employer, Structural Integrity.
    For more information about the services or questions about donations, contact Susan Siljander at e-mail address.
    American Cremation Service in San diego is handling arrangements.
  2. [S1398] Union Democrat, 12 May 2005, Online Edition, S. Joan Evans
    Oct. 28, 1942 - May 2, 2005
    Groveland resident S. Joan Evans died Saturday at a San diego care home due to complications with her double lung transplant. She was 62.
    She was born in Casper, Wyo. She lived most of her young life in August,a Kan. She attended Clarke College in dubuque, Iowa. She married Leo L. Carney in 1964. she chose to stay home and raise four children. She was divorced in 1988. After the divorce, she lived in Tuolumne, Sonora, Twain Harte, Copperopolis and Groveland.
    Since 2000, she was plagued with health and lung problems due to pulmonary fibrosis. In 2002, she underwent a successful double lung transplant.
    She enjoyed playing with her grandchildren and spending time with her family and friends.
    She is survived by her partner, Ken Orloff of Groveland; a son and daughter-in-law, Curt and Dana Carney of Gilroy; daughters and son-in-law, Susan and Brian Siljander of San Diego, and Marie Carney of San Francisco; a daughter-in-law, Kim Carney of San Jose; a sister and brother-in-law, Pat and Allen Strasser of New Hampshire; and grandchildren, Ben Carney of gilroy, Joey and Sammy Carney, both of San Jose, and Tristan and Nicolas Siljander, both of San Diego.
    She was preceded in death by her son, David Carney, who died April 26, 2005, of leukemia.
    A memorial service is scheduled for Wednesday, May 25, at a beach in Monterey.
    In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the trust fund set up for David and Kim Carney's children through his employer, Structural Integrity.
    For more information about the services or questions about donations, contact Susan Siljander at e-mail address.
    American Cremation Service in San diego is handling arrangements.

Phyllis Nordstrom

F, b. 23 October 1946, d. 10 May 2005
Last Edited14 Apr 2014
     Phyllis Nordstrom was born on 23 October 1946 at Caldwell, Canyon, Idaho.1 She died on 10 May 2005 at Groveland, Tuolumne, California, at age 58.1

Citations

  1. [S2089] Union Democrat, 13 May 2005, page 2A, Phyllis Nordstrom Oct. 23, 1946 - May 10, 2005
    Angels Camp resident Phyllis Nordstrom died Tuesday near Groveland from injuries suffered in an auto accident. She was 58. She was born in Caldwell, Idaho, and had lived in Angels Camp for seven years. She had worked as a secretary for International Machine Service in Oakland for 25 years. She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Women's Auxiliary Post No 2600 in San Andreas, the LDS Family Genealogy Society and the South Dakota State Historical Society. She enjoyed her family and friends, animals, travel, crossword puzzles, good conversation, crocheting, crafts, games, gardening and sewing.
    She is survived by her husband, Allan Nordstrom of Valley Springs; her mother, Grace Claire Hiber of Long Beach, Wash.; her father, Everett Grove of Grants Pass, Ore.; a sister, Elaine Cleaver of Vancouver, Wash.; daughters and sons-in-law, Lisa Jean and Pete Kupras of Elk Grove, Kimberly Jean and Jeff Gurzi of Brea, Orange county, Sherri Lynn and Scott Bitting of Glendale, Ariz., and Mary Margaret Nordstrom of Antioch; sons, Lonnie Miles of Angels Camp, and Dan Allan Nordstrom of Valley Springs; granddaughters, Kirsten Ariel Kupras, Arianna Inola Kuptras, Delaina Gurzi, tiffany Lynn Payne, Kandice Marie Robinson and Dawn Nordstrom; and grandsons, Devon Gurzi, Christopher Allan Payne, Daniel Wade Payne and Zachary Allan Boyd Richard Nordstrom.
    She was preceded in death by a grandson, Benjamin Robinson; and her stepfather, Donald Hiber.

Glenda Susan Hetz

F, b. 17 May 1951, d. 9 May 2005
Last Edited10 Apr 2014
     Glenda Susan Hetz was born on 17 May 1951 at San Diego, San Diego, California.1 She died on 9 May 2005 at Modesto, Stanislaus, California, at age 53.1

Citations

  1. [S2060] Union Democrat, 18 May 2005, page 2A, Glenda Susan Hetz May 17, 1951 - May 9, 2005
    Coulterville resident Glenda Susan Hetz died May 9 at Modesto hospital of natural causes. She was 53.
    She was born in San Diego to William and Arlene Kenney. In 1973, she married Norman George Hetz. She had lived in Coulterville since 1986 and worked at a fish hatchery for 12 years. She enjoyed the outdoors, her animals, flowers and fishing.
    She is survived by her husband, Norman George Hetz of Coulterville; her parents, William Donald Kenney and Arlene Louise Kenney of San Diego; a son, Philip Hetz of Coulterville; a daughter, Sarah (Hetz) McCulloch of Coulterville; and brothers, Chris and Mike Kenney, both of San Diego.
    A memorial service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at Lake Don Pedro Baptist Church in La Grange.
    Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home in Merced is handling arrangements.

Lois (Brandt) Courtney Woleslagle

F, b. 26 March 1919, d. 16 May 2005
Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     Lois (Brandt) Courtney Woleslagle was born on 26 March 1919 at Stockton, San Joaquin, California.1 She died on 16 May 2005 at Soulsbyville, Tuolumne, California, at age 86.2 She was buried on 27 May 2005 at Stockton Rural Cemetery, San Joaquin Co., California.3

Citations

  1. [S2287] Union Democrat, 20 May 2005, Lois (Brandt) Courtney Woleslagle March 26, 1919 - May 16, 2005.
  2. [S2287] Union Democrat, 20 May 2005, Lois (Brandt) Courtney Woleslagle March 26, 1919 - May 16, 2005
    Sonora resident Lois (Brandt) Courtney Woleslagle died Monday at a Soulsbyville care home. She was 86.
    She was born in Stockton where she attended school. She was the oldest daughter of Louis Brandt of Stockton and the great-granddaughter of Bachmann Brandt Estate. She had lived in Sonora for four years. She was a devout Christian and worked as a hospice nurse for 11 years.
    She is survived by her son, David Courtney of Coulterville; grandchildren, Jon Courtney, Teri Lira and Karen Zupter; and 10 great-grandchildren.
    A graveside memorial service is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Stockton Rural Cemetery.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
  3. [S2287] Union Democrat, 20 May 2005, Lois (Brandt) Courtney Woleslagle March 26, 1919 - May 16, 2005
    A graveside memorial service is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Stockton Rural Cemetery....

Nida (Canida) Daly

F, b. 2 December 1908, d. 27 May 2005
Last Edited15 Sep 2011
     Nida (Canida) Daly was born on 2 December 1908 at Osceola, Clarke, Iowa. She died on 27 May 2005 at Millbrae, San Mateo, California, at age 96.1

Citations

  1. [S1473] Union Democrat, 3 Jun 2005, Online Edition, Nida (Canida) Daly Dec. 2, 1908 - May 27, 2005
    Nida (Canida) Daly, mother of Marilyn Bangs of Groveland, died May 27 at a Millbrae care home.
    She was 96.
    She was born in Osceola, Iowa, and grew up and was educated in Mullen, Neb. She taught in one-room schools before she married Lawrence A. Daly and moved to California in 1930. She was a strong advocate of education.
    Over the past decade, she visited Groveland often and vacationed regularly at Pinecrest and Pine Mountain Lake.
    In addition to her daughter, she is also survived by her son-in-law, Robert Bangs of Groveland; a daughter and son-in-law, Jeanne and Tullio Bertini of Millbrae; a son and daughter-in-law, John and Janet Daly of Snohomish, Wash.; grandchildren, Dr. Robert Bertini of Portland, Ore., William Bertini of chicago, Steven Michell and his wife, Robin, of Lake Oswego, Ore., John Mitchell and his wife, Deanna, of Scottsdale, Ariz., Susan Daly Patterson and her husband, J.R., of Puyallup, Wash., and Jeff Daly and his wife, Kelley, Snohomish; and great-grandchildren, Kimberly, Sara and Kevin Michell, all of Lake Oswego, Danny Michell of Scottsdale, Katie and Kenny Patterson, both of Puyallup, and Shannon and Sean Daly of Snohomish.
    A funeral service is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Monday at Chapel of the Highlands, 194 Millwood Drive in Millbrae. Burial will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Chapel of the Chimes, 32992 Mission Blvd., in Hayward.
    Donations can be made in her memory to the charity of one's choice, or in honor of Sara Michell to the Moebius Syndrome Foundation, in care of Vicki McCarrell, P.O. Box 147, Pilot Grove, MO 65270.
    Chapel of the Highlands in Millbrae is handling arrangements.

Cecil Miller

M, b. 1 October 1924, d. 27 May 2005
Last Edited16 Apr 2014
     Cecil Miller was born on 1 October 1924 at Avant, Osage, Oklahoma.1 He died on 27 May 2005 at Coulterville, Tuolumne, California, at age 80.2

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S2138] Union Democrat, 02 June 2005, Cecil Miller Oct. 1, 1924 - May 27, 2005.
  2. [S2138] Union Democrat, 02 June 2005, Cecil Miller Oct. 1, 1924 - May 27, 2005
    31 May 2005 - Miller - Cecil Miller, 80, of Coulterville died Friday at his home. Heuton Memorial chapel is handling arrangements.
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    02 June 2005 Longtime Coulterville resident Cecil Miller died Friday at his home. He was 80. He was born in Avant, Okla., and had lived in Coulterville since 1983. He worked as a newspaper pressman for the Wall Street Journal. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a member of the Tuolumne Horseshoe Club and enjoyed fishing, hunting and the outdoors.
    Mr. Miller is survived by his wife, Oleva Miller of Coulterville; sons and daughter-in-law, Doyle and Victoria Miller of Vallejo, Terry Miller of Stockton, and Rodney Miller of Coulterville; a brother, Jack Miller of Mabank, Texas; three grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.
    At his request, no services are scheduled. Heuton Memorial Chapel handled arrangements.
  3. [S2138] Union Democrat, 02 June 2005, Cecil Miller Oct. 1, 1924 - May 27, 2005
    ... Mr. Miller is survived by his wife, Oleva Miller of Coulterville; sons and daughter-in-law, Doyle and Victoria Miller of Vallejo, Terry Miller of Stockton, and Rodney Miller of Coulterville; a brother, Jack Miller of Mabank, Texas; three grandchildren; and two great grandchildren....

James Robert Carrington

M, b. 9 October 1959, d. 3 June 2005
Last Edited13 Jul 2011
     James Robert Carrington was born on 9 October 1959 at Arcadia, Los Angeles, California.1,2 He died on 3 June 2005 at California, USA, at age 45.1

Citations

  1. [S1101] Highway Herald, June 2005, Online Edition, James Robert Carrington October 9, 1959 - June 3, 2005
    James Robert "Jim" Carrington died June 3 after a long illness.
    He was born in Arcadia, CA and served his country in the US Navy after graduating from El Capitan High School in Lake Side, CA in 1977.
    He is survived by his mother, Jeanne Carrington of Whidbey Island, Wash; his father and step-mother, Robert and Ingrid Carrington of Pine Mountain Lake, CA, and his beloved dog and best friend, Barney.
    He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
  2. [S1] Unknown compiler, JAMES R CARRINGTON male born 09 Oct 1959 in Los Angeles Co. Mother's maiden surname MILLER. ID 11647430.

Wendy Kateley

F, b. 28 February 1916, d. 3 June 2005
Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     Wendy Kateley married William R Kateley.1 Wendy Kateley was born on 28 February 1916 at Oklahoma, USA.2 She died on 3 June 2005 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California, at age 89.2

Family 1

Child

Family 2

William R Kateley d. 20 Mar 2010

Citations

  1. [S2290] Union Democrat, 008 Jun 2005, BOLD:]Wendy Kateley Feb. 28, 1916 - June 3, 2005
    ... She was preceded in death by her daughter, April Lyn Morgan. She is survived by her husband, William R. Kateley of Groveland; daughter, Sunny Renee Phillips of Groveland; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and 15 nieces and nephews.
    No services are planned. Heuton Memorial chapel handled arrangements.
  2. [S2290] Union Democrat, 008 Jun 2005, BOLD:]Wendy Kateley Feb. 28, 1916 - June 3, 2005
    Longtime Groveland resident Wendy Kateley died Friday at a Sonora hospital. She was 89. She was born in Oklahoma and lived in Groveland for 19 years. She worked from 1958 to 1978 at a West Covina hospital as a licensed nurse. She was a member of the Garrotte Lions Club in Groveland, Prescott Community Church, Southern Tuolumne County Historical Society and the Red Hatter's Society. She volunteered for Meals on Wheels and was elected Volunteer of the Year by the Tuolumne County Board of Supervisors in the 1900s. She enjoyed quilting, gardening, writing, fishing and loafing.
    She was preceded in death by her daughter, April Lyn Morgan.
    She is survived by her husband, William R. Kateley of Groveland; daughter, Sunny Renee Phillips of Groveland; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and 15 nieces and nephews.
    No services are planned. Heuton Memorial chapel handled arrangements.

Alice "Ardell" Ransom

F, b. 13 March 1926, d. 17 June 2005
Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Alice "Ardell" Ransom married Donald Hunter Ransom, son of Harry Ransom and Mrs. Alma Ransom.1 Alice "Ardell" Ransom was born on 13 March 1926 at North Sacramento, Sacramento, California.2 She died on 17 June 2005 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California, at age 79.3

Family

Donald Hunter Ransom b. 21 Sep 1922, d. 7 Nov 2006

Citations

  1. [S2334] Modesto Bee, 21 Nov 2006, Donald Hunter Ransom Sept. 21, 1922 - Nov. 7, 2006, Age 84, of Pine ... He is survived by his brother, Lawrence of Pasadena, CA; his son, Mike of Huntington Beach, CA and wife Debbie, and grandchildren; Courtney and Parker; his son, Greg of Seattle, WA his wife Lisa, and grandchildren; Trevor, Megan, and Emily.
    He was preceded in death by his wife Ardell, his brother Robert and parents Harry and Alma....
  2. [S2333] Union Democrat, 21 Jun 2005, Alice "Ardell" Ransom March 13, 1926 - June 17, 2005
    Longtime Pine Mountain Lake resident Alice "Ardell" Ransom died Friday at a Sonora care home. She was 79. She was born in North Sacramento and was raised in Rio Linda. She has lived in the Garden Grove area for 33 years before moving to Pine Mountain Lake in 1982. ...
  3. [S2333] Union Democrat, 21 Jun 2005, Alice "Ardell" Ransom March 13, 1926 - June 17, 2005
    Longtime Pine Mountain Lake resident Alice "Ardell" Ransom died Friday at a Sonora care home. She was 79. She was born in North Sacramento and was raised in Rio Linda. She has lived in the Garden Grove area for 33 years before moving to Pine Mountain Lake in 1982. She was a homemaker and enjoyed home decorating and traveling with family and friends. She was a member of Self-Realization Fellowship and volunteered as a Pink Lady at Sonora Community Hospital for 10 years.
    She is survived by her husband, Donald H. Ransom of Pine Mountain Lake; sons, Michael Ransom of Huntington Beach and Gregory Ransom of Seattle; a sister, Audrey Leslie of Jamestown; and five grandchildren.
    Services were to be held today at Pine Mountain Lake. Donations can be made to Self-Realization Fellowship, 3880 San Rafael Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90065; Alzheimer's Association, 530 Bercut Drive, Suite A, Sacramento, CA 95814; or to your favorite charity.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Sophie Theresa St. Martin

F, b. 15 December 1929, d. 22 June 2005
Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Sophie Theresa St. Martin was born on 15 December 1929 at Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.1 She died on 22 June 2005 at Groveland, Tuolumne, California, at age 75.2

Citations

  1. [S2318] Union Democrat, 28 June 2005, Sophie Theresa St. Martin Dec. 15, 1929 - June 22, 2005
    Sophie Theresa St. Martin died Wednesday at her daughter's home in Groveland. She was 75. She was born in Enfield, Conn. ...
  2. [S2318] Union Democrat, 28 June 2005, Sophie Theresa St. Martin Dec. 15, 1929 - June 22, 2005
    Sophie Theresa St. Martin died Wednesday at her daughter's home in Groveland. She was 75. She was born in Enfield, Conn. She was a waitress for 35 years, until, at age 60, she became a live-in caregiver. She visited Groveland often. She loved to travel, be with her family, play cards, visit with friends and watch movies.
    She is preceded in death by her mother, Leona Piorkowski.
    She is survived by her daughters and son-in-laws, Dina Jones and Mike Jones of Groveland, Donna Newman and Michael Newman of Santa Rosa; daughter, Jean Crosby of East Windsor, Conn.; three grandchildren, Jim Marshall and Andrew Marshall, both of Groveland, and Donna Crosby of East Windsor, Conn.; one great-grandchildren, Austan Zachary Marshall of Groveland; four brothers, Ted Percoski, Ray Percoski, Ernie Percoski, all of Connecticut, and Chet Piorkowski of Floria; sisters-in-law, Terry and Irene Percoski of Connecticut and Pat Piorkowski of Florida.
    A memorial service is schedule for 2 p.m. thursday at Terzich and wilson Funeral Home.
    Donations can be made to the American Lung Association, 909 12th St., Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95814-2997.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Mike Anthony Carbon

M, b. 1921, d. 22 June 2005
Last Edited23 Mar 2014
     Mike Anthony Carbon was born in 1921.1 He died on 22 June 2005 at Sonora, Tuolumne Co., California.1

Citations

  1. [S1899] Union Democrat, 23 June 2005, 2A, Carbon - Mike Anthony Carbon, 84, of Groveland died yesterday at a Sonora hospital
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Dana E. Drew

M, b. 1929, d. 5 July 2005
Last Edited28 Mar 2014
     Dana E. Drew was born in 1929; calculated birthdate based on age shown in obituary.1 He died on 5 July 2005 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California.1

Citations

  1. [S1949] Union Democrat, 05 Jul 2005, 2A, Drew - Dana E. Drew, 76, of Groveland died this morning at a Sonora care home. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Frank Carr

M, b. 18 December 1922, d. 4 July 2005
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
     Frank Carr was born on 18 December 1922 at Oakland, Alameda, California.1 He married Mrs. Marian Carr in 1962.2 Frank Carr died on 4 July 2005 at Groveland, Tuolumne Co., California, at age 82.1
     He served in the WWII-US Army.2

Family

Mrs. Marian Carr b. 1922, d. 2010

Citations

  1. [S1900] Union Democrat, 28 Jul 2005, 2A, Frank Carr Dec. 18, 1922 - July 4, 2005
    Longtime Pine Mountain Lake homeowner and part-time resident Frank Carr died July 4 at his Tuolumne County home. He was 82. He was born in Oakland and had lived in Alameda for 40 years. though he was a lifelong resident of the Bay Area, he built his second home in Pine Mountain Lake and owned it for 29 years. He spent much of his time at his mountain home.
    He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was in the Battle of the Bulge. He retired from his Business as an electrical contractor in 1986. His interests included sharing time between both of his homes.
    Mr. Carr is survived by his wife of 43 years, Marian "Marilu" Carr, of Alameda; and nieces, roberta Johnson, of San Diego, Linda Searcy, of Bellevue, Texas, and Cheryl Pasqual, of Livermore, and their families.
    At his request, no services were held.
    The Neptune Society of Northern California in Oakland handled arrangements.
  2. [S1900] Union Democrat, 28 Jul 2005, 2A, Frank Carr Dec. 18, 1922 - July 4, 2005
    Longtime Pine Mountain Lake homeowner and part-time resident Frank Carr died July 4 at his Tuolumne County home. He was 82. He was born in Oakland and had lived in Alameda for 40 years. ... Mr. Carr is survived by his wife of 43 years, Marian "Marilu" Carr, of Alameda; and nieces, roberta Johnson, of San Diego, Linda Searcy, of Bellevue, Texas, and Cheryl Pasqual, of Livermore, and their families....

Agnes (Torkelson) Christensen1

F, b. 4 February 1923, d. 11 July 2005
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
     Agnes (Torkelson) Christensen was born on 4 February 1923 at Everest, Atchison Co., Kansas.1 She died on 11 July 2005 at Sonora, Tuolumne Co., California, at age 82.1

Citations

  1. [S1909] Highway Herald, Aug 2005, unk, Agnes Christensen
    February 4, 1923 - Jul 11, 2005
    Former Greeley Hill resident Agnes Christensen died July 11 at her home in Sonora. She was 82.
    She was born in a farmhouse built by her father near Everest, In Atchison county, Kan. she was the youngest of seven children born to Torkel Bartenius Torkelson and Lillit Ruth Hart Torkelson.
    She received her early education in a one-room schoolhouse and graduated from Enterprise Academy in 1942. She went on to Union college in Nebraska where she took the prerequisites for nursing. At Enterprise, she met Ken Christensen who also attended Union College. they were married on June 6, 1942, in the same house where she was born and raised. the couple spent time apart while her husband served in the U.S. Navy. they lived in Lincoln, Neb., while her husband completed his education.
    In September 1951, the Christensen family moved to Platte Valley Academy in Central Nebraska. they moved to California in 1957 and lived in West Covina for 30 years.
    She was a homemaker and also served as an accountant at the White Memorial School and later at San Gabriel Academy, both in the Los Angeles area. When her husband was transferred, she took a job working for a doctor in West Covina.
    She and her husband retired in 1987 to Greeley Hill where she worked with children at the Seventh-day Adventist Church. She was also involved in community and church work, serving as a church elder and Adult Sabbath School teacher for a number of years. In February 2000, they moved to Sonora.
    She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Ken Christensen; her sons and daughters-in-law, Dennis & Linda Christensen of Marysville, David Christensen of Camp Council, Idaho, and Ken Jr. and sherry Christensen of Loma Linda; grandchildren and their spouses, Lori and JC Urban, Lisa and Brent Hardinge, Shawn and Ashley Christensen, and Jasen Christensen; a great-grandson, Kyle Hardinge; and three brothers, Fred, Ted and Oscar Torkelson.

John Laird

M, b. 1926, d. 11 July 2005
Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     John Laird was born in 1926.1 He died on 11 July 2005 at Modesto, Stanislaus, California.1

Citations

  1. [S2102] Union Democrat, 11 Jul 2005, page 2A, Laird - Former Groveland resident John Laird, 79, died yesterday at his Modesto home. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Gordon C. Tyler

M, b. 27 September 1934, d. 25 July 2005
Last Edited4 Mar 2018
     Gordon C. Tyler was born on 27 September 1934 at Quitman, Faulkner Co., Arkansas.1 He died on 25 July 2005 at Quitman, Faulkner Co., Arkansas, at age 70.2
     He served in the US Navy circa 1955.1

Citations

  1. [S2312] Union Democrat, 04 Aug 2005, Gordon C. Tyler Sept. 27, 1934 - July 25, 2005.
  2. [S2312] Union Democrat, 04 Aug 2005, Gordon C. Tyler Sept. 27, 1934 - July 25, 2005
    Former longtime Tuolumne County resident Gordon C. Tyler died July 25 at his home in Quitman, Ark. He was 70.
    He was born in Quitman. He was a U.S. Navy veteran who served in Antarctica in Operation Deepfreeze I - a series of scientific expeditions to Antarctica in 1955 and 1956. He worked with the Tuolumne County Sheriff's Department and was constable of Jamestown. He had lived in Tuolumne county for 25 years, and had lived in Groveland and mostly in Jamestown. He moved back to Arkansas, where he lived for five years.
    Mr. Tyler is survived by his daughter, Christy A. Tyler of Waynesville, N.D.; four sisters of Arkansas; a brother of Arkansas; and a brother of Michigan.
    Services were held on July 28 in Arkansas. For more information, contact Christy A. Tyler, 1282 Brown Ave., Waynesville, N.C. 28786.
    Olmstead Funeral Home in Heber Springs, Ark., handled arrangements.

Jake Dalton Shehan

M, b. 17 April 1922, d. 27 July 2005
Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Jake Dalton Shehan was born on 17 April 1922 at Ada, Pontotoc Co., Oklahoma.1 He died on 27 July 2005 at Coulterville, Tuolumne, California, at age 83.2

Citations

  1. [S2322] Union Democrat, 01 Aug 2005, Jake Dalton Shehan April 17, 1922 - July 27, 2005
    Longtime Coulterville resident Jake Dalton Shehan died Wednesday at his home. He was 83. He was born in Ada, Okla., and had lived in Coulterville for 25 years. ...
  2. [S2322] Union Democrat, 01 Aug 2005, Jake Dalton Shehan April 17, 1922 - July 27, 2005
    Longtime Coulterville resident Jake Dalton Shehan died Wednesday at his home. He was 83. He was born in Ada, Okla., and had lived in Coulterville for 25 years. He worked as a welder for 20 years, served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a member of Jehovah's Witness Kingdom Hall in Greeley Hill. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed cutting wood.
    Mr. Shehan is survived by his wife of 40 years, Lillian Shehan, of Coulterville; sons, Jake Shehan, of North Carolina, Clyde Freeman Jr., of fullerton, Fred Freeman, of San Bernardino, and Melvin Freeman, of Long Beach; daughters, Melba Marie Smedley, of Mariposa, Betty Souza, of Paramount, Los Angeles County, Pamela Sue Woods, of San Diego, DeeDee Knickbocker, of Phoenix, Evelyn Armstrong, of Greeley Hill, and Jean Marie Justice, of Hammond, N.Y.; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren including great-grandchildren, Carrie Cope, of Greeley Hill, and Arthur Reyes, serving in the U.S. Air Force and stationed in Utah.
    He was preceded in death by his son, Steven Wayne Shehan.
    Services were held. Terzich & Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Vera Lynch

F, b. 12 September 1911, d. 28 July 2004
Last Edited15 Apr 2014
     Vera Lynch was born on 12 September 1911 at Hanford, Kings, California.1 She married James Lynch on 27 July 1947 at San Rafael, Marin Co., California.2 Vera Lynch died on 28 July 2004 at El Grove, Sacramento, California, at age 92.3

Family

James Lynch b. 2 Sep 1921, d. 22 Sep 1993

Citations

  1. [S2107] Mr. & Mrs. George Krizek, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch submitted to GYGM-HRC, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch James Lynch - Born Sept. 2, 1921 in Decatur, Illinois; Verna Lynch - Born Sept. 12, 1922 in Hanford, California ...
  2. [S2107] Mr. & Mrs. George Krizek, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch submitted to GYGM-HRC, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch James Lynch - Born Sept. 2, 1921 in Decatur, Illinois; Verna Lynch - Born Sept. 12, 1922 in Hanford, California
    They married July 27, 1947 in San Rafael, CA. they were married 46 years before Jim's death in 1993. ... Submitted by Mr. & Mrs. George Krizek.
  3. [S2107] Mr. & Mrs. George Krizek, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch submitted to GYGM-HRC, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch James Lynch - Born Sept. 2, 1921 in Decatur, Illinois; Verna Lynch - Born Sept. 12, 1922 in Hanford, California
    They married July 27, 1947 in San Rafael, CA. they were married 46 years before Jim's death in 1993. They had one child, a girl named Verna, born Sept. 1949. Verna had a son Lytton in 1933 from a previous marriage.
    Mr. & Mrs. Lynch lived in Reinert Park, CA before retiring to Groveland in 1984. Mr. Lynch was a news carrier for the San Francisco Examiner for 30 years, mostly in Petaluma, CA. Mrs. Lynch was a housewife.
    Both were members of the Northern Mariposa County History Center from 1984 until 1993, and both also played cooks in the kitchen at the monthly breakfast in Coulterville for several years prior to Jimmy's death.
    Verna's main hobbies were china painting and making porcelain dolls in which the dolls were raffled off a couple of times during the Christmas holidays for several years. Verna also made velvet elves one year and other things during the course of their membership to be sold at the Christmas Fairs in Coulterville.
    Jimmy Lynch took ill in 1993 and passed away Sept. 22, of that same year at the age of 72 years in Sonora.
    Mrs. Lynch remained in Groveland until the summer of 1999 in which she relocated to Sonora Hills, Sonora, CA to be closer to shopping and doctors. She remained in her home there until August 2003 in which she suffered a stroke the following month while visiting her daughter Verna in Elk Grove CA.
    Mrs. Lynch then took residence at Elk Grove Care and Rehab Center in Elk Grove near her daughter's residence. Up until the last month of Mrs. Lynch's life, she remained active and was able to get out occasionally and visit with friends and family. Mostly though to go out to eat. She hated the hospital food so would opt at any opportunity to eat at any local restaurant.
    Mrs. Lynch took very ill suddenly and passed away quietly on July 28, 2004 with her daughter and son-in-law by her side. She was 92 years old. Jimmy and Verna are both survived by their daughter Verna and son Lytton.
    Both Jimmy and Verna lead full and wonderful lives and made a lot of friends through the years. They closest friends were George and Ruby Krizek with whom they did many things with through the years.
    Submitted by Mr. & Mrs. George Krizek.

James Lynch

M, b. 2 September 1921, d. 22 September 1993
Last Edited15 Apr 2014
     James Lynch was born on 2 September 1921 at Decatur, Macon, Illinois.1 He married Vera Lynch on 27 July 1947 at San Rafael, Marin Co., California.2 James Lynch died on 22 September 1993 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California, at age 72.2

Family

Vera Lynch b. 12 Sep 1911, d. 28 Jul 2004

Citations

  1. [S2107] Mr. & Mrs. George Krizek, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch submitted to GYGM-HRC, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch James Lynch - Born Sept. 2, 1921 in Decatur, Illinois; Verna Lynch - Born Sept. 12, 1922 in Hanford, California ...
  2. [S2107] Mr. & Mrs. George Krizek, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch submitted to GYGM-HRC, Tidbits of James & Verna Lynch James Lynch - Born Sept. 2, 1921 in Decatur, Illinois; Verna Lynch - Born Sept. 12, 1922 in Hanford, California
    They married July 27, 1947 in San Rafael, CA. they were married 46 years before Jim's death in 1993. ... Submitted by Mr. & Mrs. George Krizek.

Sue Lewis

F, b. 25 January 1942, d. 31 July 2005
Last Edited7 Apr 2011
     Sue Lewis was born on 25 January 1942 at Wooster, Wayne, Ohio. She died on 31 July 2005 at Reno, Washoe, Nevada, at age 63.1

Citations

  1. [S677] Union Democrat, 4 August 2005, Online Edition, Sue Lewis Jan. 25, 1942 - July 31, 2005
    Former Groveland resident Sue Lewis died Sunday at a Reno, Nev., hospital. She was 63.
    She was born in Wooster, Ohio, to Alfred and Mary Wagner. She married Hal L. Lewis on Aug. 7, 1982, in Carson City, Nev. She had lived in Groveland for seven years before she moved to Dayton, Nev., where she has lived for four years.
    She was a member of the Pine Mountain Lake Women's Club, past president of the Pine mountain Lake Garden Club and membership chairwoman of the Pine Mountain Lake Residents Club, all in Groveland.
    She enjoyed gardening, spending time with her family and reading the Bible.
    She is survived by her husband, Hal L. Lewis, of Dayton; sons, Phil J. Galvin, of San Francisco, Matt Galvin, of Las Vegas, and Ray Galvin, of Fairfield; daughters, Kelly Platt, of independence, Mo., and Tammie Vawter, of Fresno; her father, Alfred Wagner, of Hayden, Idaho; a brother, Roger Wagner, of Concord; sisters, Doloras Sanders of Joliet, Ill., and Ruth Ann Kinder, of Fullerton; and seven grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by her mother.
    A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at Walton's Chapel of the Valley.
    Donations can be made to Dayton Museum, P.O. Box 485, Dayton, NV 89408.
    Walton's Chapel of the Valley in Nevada is handling arrangements.

Eva Eads

F, b. 15 August 1950, d. 1 August 2005
Last Edited27 Mar 2014
     Eva Eads was born on 15 August 1950.1 She died on 1 August 2005 at Big Oak Flat, Tuolumne, California, at age 54.1

Citations

  1. [S1919] Union Democrat, 01 aug 2005, 2A, Eads - Eva Eads, 54 of Big Oak Flat, died this morning at a Sonora hospital. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

Robert Burley

M, b. 1934, d. 9 August 2005
Last Edited30 Sep 2017
     Robert Burley was born in 1934.1 He died on 9 August 2005 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California.1

Citations

  1. [S1893] Union Democrat, 09 Aug 2005, 2A, Burley - Robert Burley, 71, of La Grange, died this morning at a Sonora hospital. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Fredric "Skip" J. Lang

M, b. 16 June 1939, d. 10 August 2005
Last Edited14 Apr 2014
     Fredric "Skip" J. Lang was born on 16 June 1939 at Rochester, Monroe, New York.1 He died on 10 August 2005 at Roswell, Fulton, Georgia, at age 66.2

Citations

  1. [S2101] Union Democrat, 11 Aug 2005, page 2A, Fredric "Skip" J. Lang June 16, 1939 - Aug 10, 2005.
  2. [S2101] Union Democrat, 11 Aug 2005, page 2A, Fredric "Skip" J. Lang June 16, 1939 - Aug 10, 2005
    Former Groveland resident Fredric "Skip" J. Lang died yesterday at a Roswell, Ga., hospital. He was 66. He was born in Rochester, N.Y. He had lived in Groveland from 1983 to 1992, then moved to Cumming, GA. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, a member of the American Legion in California and a Mason with membership in the Rochester area.
    Mr. Lang is survived by his wife, Patricia Lang, of Cumming; daughters and sons-in-law, Kimberly and Curtis Fowler and Kristen Lang, all of Cumming, and Kelly and Craig Meyer, of Stockbridge, Ga.; and grandchildren, Katherine Klein, of Cumming, and Andrew James Meyer, of Stockbridge.
    A gathering for family and friends is scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at Ingram Funeral Home Chapel in cumming. A funeral service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at the chapel. Cremation will follow.
    Ingram Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Sandee Kay Fulton

F, b. 9 June 1948, d. 10 August 2005
FatherLoren E. Miller1 b. 30 Dec 1924, d. 3 Dec 2000
MotherBette J (Mason) Miller1 b. 24 Dec 1929, d. 25 Feb 2014
Last Edited9 Mar 2018
     Sandee Kay Fulton was born on 9 June 1948 at Fairfield, Solano, California.2 She was the daughter of Loren E. Miller and Bette J (Mason) Miller.1 Sandee Kay Fulton died on 10 August 2005 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California, at age 57.3
     Sandee Kay Fulton was also known as Sandee Taylor. Sandee Kay Fulton was also known as Sandee Kay (Miller) Taylor Fulton. As of 25 August 1948, Sandee Kay Fulton was also known as Sandra Kay Miller.4

Citations

  1. [S1393] Union Democrat, 15 Aug 2005, Online Edition, Sandee Kay Fulton June 9, 1948 - Aug. 10, 2005

    Longtime Groveland resident Sandee Kay Fulton died Wednesday at a Sonora care home after a long illness. She was 57.
    She was born in Fairfield and had lived in Groveland for 27 years. She owned and operated a beauty shop, Hair-We-R, in Groveland from 1978 to 2001.
    She enjoyed the outdoors, flowers, trees, gardening and especially her grandchildren.
    She is survived by her husband of two years, and partner for more than 20 years, Steve Fulton, of Groveland; her mother, Bette Miller, of Groveland; a son and daughter-in-law, Grant and Sarah Taylor, of Groveland; grandchildren, Shawnesee and Lexi Taylor, of Groveland; a brother and sister-in-law, Michael and Vanessa Miller of Spokane, Wash.; aunts and uncles, Libby and E.G. Marshall, of Sonora, Bill and Dede Mason, of Angels Camp, Jerry Mason, of Waterford, Lee Miller, of Belleview, Wash., Bob Adrian, of Modesto, and Ron Miller; nieces and nephews, Brandon, Shawn and Kristen Miller, all of Spokane, Michael and Lisa Eisenhauer, Buffy Soto, Jessica Fulton and Chris Soto, all of Groveland, and Josh and Jason Power, of Midpines, Mariposa County; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Don and Loretta Fulton, of Groveland; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Cheri Fulton, of Sonora, Shelley and Gil Soto, of Big Oak Flat, and Tammie Power of Midpines; and numerous other relatives.
    She was preceded in death by her father, Loren Miller; and a sister, Lorna Miller.
    A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday at Big Oak Flat First Baptist Church in Big Oak Flat.
    Donations can be made to American Cancer Society, 1604 Ford Ave., Suite 8, Modesto, CA 95350 or Visiting Nurse Association, Hospice of the Sierra, P.O. Box 4805, Sonora, CA 95370.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
  2. [S1393] Union Democrat, 15 Aug 2005, Online Edition, Sandee Kay Fulton June 9, 1948 - Aug. 10, 2005

    Longtime Groveland resident Sandee Kay Fulton died Wednesday at a Sonora care home after a long illness. She was 57.

    She was born in Fairfield and had lived in Groveland for 27 years. She owned and operated a beauty shop, Hair-We-R, in Groveland from 1978 to 2001.

    She enjoyed the outdoors, flowers, trees, gardening and especially her grandchildren.

    She is survived by her husband of two years, and partner for more than 20 years, Steve Fulton, of Groveland; her mother, Bette Miller, of Groveland; a son and daughter-in-law, Grant and Sarah Taylor, of Groveland; grandchildren, Shawnesee and Lexi Taylor, of Groveland; a brother and sister-in-law, Michael and Vanessa Miller of Spokane, Wash.; aunts and uncles, Libby and E.G. Marshall, of Sonora, Bill and Dede Mason, of Angels Camp, Jerry Mason, of Waterford, Lee Miller, of Belleview, Wash., Bob Adrian, of Modesto, and Ron Miller; nieces and nephews, Brandon, Shawn and Kristen Miller, all of Spokane, Michael and Lisa Eisenhauer, Buffy Soto, Jessica Fulton and Chris Soto, all of Groveland, and Josh and Jason Power, of Midpines, Mariposa County; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Don and Loretta Fulton, of Groveland; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Cheri Fulton, of Sonora, Shelley and Gil Soto, of Big Oak Flat, and Tammie Power of Midpines; and numerous other relatives.

    She was preceded in death by her father, Loren Miller; and a sister, Lorna Miller.

    A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday at Big Oak Flat First Baptist Church in Big Oak Flat.

    Donations can be made to American Cancer Society, 1604 Ford Ave., Suite 8, Modesto, CA 95350 or Visiting Nurse Association, Hospice of the Sierra, P.O. Box 4805, Sonora, CA 95370.

    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
  3. [S1393] Union Democrat, 15 Aug 2005, Online Edition, Sandee Kay Fulton June 9, 1948 - Aug. 10, 2005
    Longtime Groveland resident Sandee Kay Fulton died Wednesday at a Sonora care home after a long illness. She was 57. She was born in Fairfield and had lived in Groveland for 27 years. She owned and operated a beauty shop, Hair-We-R, in Groveland from 1978 to 2001. She enjoyed the outdoors, flowers, trees, gardening and especially her grandchildren.
    She is survived by her husband of two years, and partner for more than 20 years, Steve Fulton, of Groveland; her mother, Bette Miller, of Groveland; a son and daughter-in-law, Grant and Sarah Taylor, of Groveland; grandchildren, Shawnesee and Lexi Taylor, of Groveland; a brother and sister-in-law, Michael and Vanessa Miller of Spokane, Wash.; aunts and uncles, Libby and E.G. Marshall, of Sonora, Bill and Dede Mason, of Angels Camp, Jerry Mason, of Waterford, Lee Miller, of Belleview, Wash., Bob Adrian, of Modesto, and Ron Miller; nieces and nephews, Brandon, Shawn and Kristen Miller, all of Spokane, Michael and Lisa Eisenhauer, Buffy Soto, Jessica Fulton and Chris Soto, all of Groveland, and Josh and Jason Power, of Midpines, Mariposa County; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Don and Loretta Fulton, of Groveland; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Cheri Fulton, of Sonora, Shelley and Gil Soto, of Big Oak Flat, and Tammie Power of Midpines; and numerous other relatives.
    She was preceded in death by her father, Loren Miller; and a sister, Lorna Miller.
    A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday at Big Oak Flat First Baptist Church in Big Oak Flat. Donations can be made to American Cancer Society, 1604 Ford Ave., Suite 8, Modesto, CA 95350 or Visiting Nurse Association, Hospice of the Sierra, P.O. Box 4805, Sonora, CA 95370. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
  4. [S1] Unknown compiler, SANDRA KAY MILLER,, female born Solano Co. 09 June 1948. Mother's maiden name Mason. ID 8497168.

Craig W. Hofmann

M, b. 18 December 1950, d. 14 August 2005
Last Edited28 Jun 2014
     Craig W. Hofmann was born on 18 December 1950 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.1 He died on 14 August 2005 at La Grange, Tuolumne, California, at age 54.1

Citations

  1. [S2063] Union Democrat, 19 Aug 2005, Craig W. Hofmann Dec 18, 1950 - Aug. 14, 2005
    La Grange resident Craig W. Hofmann died Sunday at his home of natural causes. He was 54.
    He was born in Los Angeles and grew up in the Southwest. He graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor's degree in business. He had a varied career after college. He worked in home building and for Ameron, Inc.; in Phoenix and Saudi Arabia.
    Underground Construction in California, and as a telephone technician at SBC in Sonora for the past 15 years. He had a Class A contractor's license and a Realtor's license. As a hobby, he worked trying to reopen an old mine on Highway 49 for the past two years with his partner, Ron Lundrigan, of Sonora. He loved his relocation to the Mother Lode. He enjoyed the wildlife, country and weather. He had lived in La Grange for eight years.
    He was a member and range officer of the Mother Lode Gun Club and competed in the master class division through the club. He enjoyed water skiing, shooting, mining, boating, fishing, remodeling, camping and archaeology.
    Mr. Hoffman is survived by his wife, Roberta Hofmann, of La Grange; parents, Hugh and Jois Hofmann, of La Habra Heights, Orange County; a brother-in-law, David V. Blauvelt, of Santa Ana; a sister, Jois Katrine Hofmann, of Santa Ana; a foster sister, Carol Lee Krantz, of Las Vegas; and a nephew, David Craig Hofmann, of Santa Anta.
    A celebration of life is scheduled for 6 p.m. Sunday at the Hofmann home. Donations can be made to American Cancer Society, 1604 Ford Ave., Suite 8, Modesto, CA 95350 for Tuolumne county.
    Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

Albert C. "Buddy" Sipe

M, b. 22 September 1956, d. 29 August 2005
Last Edited1 Aug 2011
     Albert C. "Buddy" Sipe was born on 22 September 1956 at Oakdale, Stanislaus, California.1 He died on 29 August 2005 at Don Pedro, Tuolumne, California, at age 48.1

Citations

  1. [S1395] Union Democrat, 31 Aug 2005, Online Edition, Albert C. "Buddy" Sipe Sept. 22, 1956 - Aug. 29, 2005
    Longtime Don Pedro resident Albert C. "Buddy" Sipe died Monday at his home. He was 48.
    He was born in Oakdale and had lived in the Don Pedro area for 35 years. He managed the boat repair building at the Lake Don Pedro Marina for 14 years, then founded and for the last 16 years operated Sipe's Marine & Boat Storage.
    Mr. Sipe is survived by his wife, Judy Sipe, of don Pedro; sons, Brian Sipe and Kenneth Sipe, both of Don Pedro; sisters, Darlene Aschwanden, of Turlock, and Pamela Sipe, of Rock Springs, Wyo.; and a brother, Steven Sipe, of Sonora.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Louis A. Sipe.
    A memorial service is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday at Lake Don Pedro Baptist Church.
    Donations can be made to Visiting Nurse Association, Hospice of the Sierra, P.O. Box 4805, Sonora, CA 95370.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Patty Gene Palmer

F, b. 1 December 1936, d. 6 September 2005
Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Patty Gene Palmer was born on 1 December 1936 at Avis, Otero, New Mexico.1 She died on 6 September 2005 at Chinese Camp, Tuolumne, California, at age 68.2

Citations

  1. [S2341] Union Democrat, 09 Sep 2005, Patty Gene Palmer Dec. 1, 1936 - Sept. 6. 2005
    Chinese Camp resident Patty Gene Palmer died Tuesday at her home after a long bout with cancer. She was 68. She was born in Avis, N.M. She moved to Redding with her parents where she met her future husband, Carl Palmer, at a dance. ...
  2. [S2341] Union Democrat, 09 Sep 2005, Patty Gene Palmer Dec. 1, 1936 - Sept. 6. 2005
    Chinese Camp resident Patty Gene Palmer died Tuesday at her home after a long bout with cancer. She was 68. She was born in Avis, N.M. She moved to Redding with her parents where she met her future husband, Carl Palmer, at a dance. He was just returned from a U.S. Army hitch in Korea. She was a school buss driver, teacher's aide, cafeteria cook and homemaker. She lived in Chinese Camp for seven years.
    She enjoyed raising her children, spending time with her grandchildren and gardening. She was an avid artist and sculptor, and enjoyed having her home filled with oil and water color paintings.
    She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Carl "Bud" Palmer, of Chinese Camp; sons and daughters-in-law, John and Janet Palmer, of Escalon, and Sam and Nancy Palmer, of Oakdale; daughters, Cindy Bailey, of chinese Camp, and Lisa Mattson, of Angels Camp; her mother, Pearl Dourghty, of Chinese Camp; 20 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a sister and brother-in-law, Joanne and Cecil Kimble, of Cedarville, Modoc County; and several families of adopted children who she welcomed into her family. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jeremy Palmer, and lifelong friend and sister-in-law, Barbara Palmer.
    Visitation is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home. Visitation is scheduled from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. A funeral service will follow at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Following the service, burial is scheduled at Burwood Cemetery, 28320 E. River Road in Escalon. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

James Robert Hunt

M, b. 5 November 1934, d. 15 September 2005
Last Edited14 Apr 2014
     James Robert Hunt was born on 5 November 1934 at Ojai, Ventura, California.1 He died on 15 September 2005 at Groveland, Tuolumne, California, at age 70.2

Citations

  1. [S2105] Union Democrat, 26 Sep 2005, page 2A, James Robert Hunt November 5, 1934 - September 15, 2005.
  2. [S2105] Union Democrat, 26 Sep 2005, page 2A, James Robert Hunt November 5, 1934 - September 15, 2005
    On September 15, 2005, James Robert Hunt entered Heaven as he was surrounded by his family at their home in Groveland. Born in Ojai, CA. Jim graduated from Nordoff High School in 1952. He received a BS at UC Santa Barbara and a Masters at San Jose State University. He taught at the Campbell Union High School District for 38 years and coached tennis for 10 years. Jim has a passion for flying that he passed on to his grandchildren. He flew all over North America and was most proud of flying to Point Barrow, Alaska. He was a great storyteller and loved to talk about WWII, aviation heroes and his childhood adventures in Ojai.
    Jim is survived by his wife of 44 years, Sharon. He also leaves his daughter Janet Kohl her husband Pat, grandsons Dylan, Tanner, and Riley of San Jose. In Virginia, he leaves his daughter Jill Stelfox, her husband Steven and grandchildren, Shelby and Jarred. In New Mexico, he leaves his daughter Julie Casteneda and her husband, Anthony. In Fremont, CA, he leaves his daughter Jennifer Javier, her husband Tony and grandsons, Jarred, Jaden, and Nathan. In Ojai, Jim is survived by his brother Harry Hunt and his wife Vesta.
    In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations to the Jim Hunt Scholarship, a fund that will help high school students attend college. Donations can be made to the Groveland Rotary, attn: Jim Hunt Scholarship, PO Box 1393, Groveland, CA 95321. He will be missed by all.