Margaret H.S. (Clements) Jeffers1

F, b. 23 June 1927, d. 2 September 2009
Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     Margaret H.S. (Clements) Jeffers was born on 23 June 1927 at Ireland.2 She died on 2 September 2009 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California, at age 82.
     As of 8 September 2009, Margaret H.S. (Clements) Jeffers was also known as Dr. Margaret H. S. Clements.3

Citations

  1. [S2280] Union Democrat, 08 Sep 2009, Margaret H.S. Jeffers June 23, 1927 - Aug 29, 2009
    ... She earned her New York state license and practiced under her maiden name, Margaret H. S. Clements....
  2. [S2280] Union Democrat, 08 Sep 2009, 02 Sep 2009 - Jeffers -- Margaret H.S. Jeffers, 82, of Groveland, died Aug. 29 at a Sonora hospital. The Neptune Society of Central California in Modesto is handling arrangements.
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    Margaret H.S. Jeffers June 23, 1927 - Aug 29, 2009
    Margaret H.S. Jeffers, of Groveland, died Aug. 29 at a Sonora hospital. She was 82. Mrs. Jeffers was born in Ireland, where she obtained her medical degree at Trinity College in Dublin. She came to the United States in 1958.
    She earned her New York state license and practiced under her maiden name, Margaret H. S. Clements.
    She later passed her boards in pathology. She worked in New York Hospital and was on faculty at Cornell University Medical College. Mrs. Jeffers also earned her master's degree in library science from Columbia University in New York City. She was a published poet. She was also a medical author and was published by McGraw Hill.
    Her family said she was very quiet and unassuming, but very thoughtful and considerate of others.
    She is survived by her husband, J. Dereck Jeffers; son, Richard G. Jeffers; and three brothers, one in Ireland, one in Canada and one in Australia.
    Neptune Society of Central California handled arrangements.
  3. [S2280] Union Democrat, 08 Sep 2009, ... She earned her New York state license and practiced under her maiden name, Margaret H. S. Clements....

Marie Harris

F, b. 17 January 1924, d. 9 September 2009
Last Edited10 Jun 2015
     Marie Harris was born on 17 January 1924 at Oklahoma.1 She died on 9 September 2009 at Groveland, Tuolumne, California, at age 85.1

Citations

  1. [S2005] Union Democrat, 15 Sep 2009, Marie (Chambless) Harris Jan. 17, 1924 - Sept. 6, 2009
    Longtime Pine Mountain Lake resident Marie (Chambless) Harris died Sept. 6 at her home. She was 85.
    Mrs. Harris was born in Oklahoma 1924 and moved to Selma, Fresno County, when she was 6 months old.
    She graduated from Selma High School in 1941, and in 1946, married her husband, Don Harris, in Fresno. Since then she lived in Visalia, Santa Maria and Modesto. She moved to Pine Mountain Lake in Groveland in 1982.
    According to her family, Mrs. Harris was a good cook and excelled in many forms of needlework, including crocheted lace, quilts, linens and intricate cross-stitch.
    Mrs. Harris loved to travel and through the years visited many countries including: New Zealand, Bali, Philippines, Indonesia, South Korea, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Guam, Saipan, Tinian, Costa Rica, Panama, Mexico, Austria and Spain. She also went hot air ballooning in Italy, Switzerland and Turkey.
    Mrs. Harris was preceded in death by her parents, John and Gertrude Chambless; and her sisters, Irene Glick and Gladys Patterson.
    Mrs. Harris is survived by her husband, Don Harris, of Pine Mountain Lake; her sister and brother-in-law, Pauline and Wilbur Lincoln; her children and their spouses Claudia and Don Davis and Dave and Lynn Harris; grandchildren Rebecca and Kimberly Davis, Lisa Foss and her husband, Dan Foss, Anna Harris and Laura Dillon and her husband, Andrew Dillon; her great-granddaughter, Vivian Foss; and numerous friends and extended family.
    In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to Visiting Nurse Association, Hospice of the Sierra, P.O. Box 4805, Sonora, CA 95370, or at a favorite charity.
    A celebration of her life will be held Nov. 28 at Pine Mountain Lake. For further information and condolences, contact Don Harris at e-mail address.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

William E. Keller

M, b. 1925, d. 9 September 2009
Last Edited27 Nov 2012
     William E. Keller was born in 1925. He died on 9 September 2009 at Coulterville, Tuolumne, California.

Mildred Woolard

F, b. 22 November 1908, d. 9 September 2009
Last Edited22 May 2013
     Mildred Woolard married James Woolard.1 Mildred Woolard was born on 22 November 1908 at Missouri.2 She died on 9 September 2009 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California, at age 100.3

Family

James Woolard b. 16 Feb 1914, d. 26 Mar 1989

Citations

  1. [S1659] Union Democrat, 10 Sep 2009, online, 9 Sep 20009 WOOLARD -- Mildred Woolard, 91, formerly of the Don Pedro area, died Sept 5 at a Sonora care center. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
    ...
    She was preceded in death by her husband, James Woolard, in 1989;...
  2. [S1659] Union Democrat, 10 Sep 2009, online, 10 Sep 2009 MILDRED WOOLARD Nov. 22, 1908 - Sept. 5, 2009
    Mildred Woolard, formerly of the Don Pedro area, died Sept 5 at a Sonora care center. She was 100....
  3. [S1659] Union Democrat, 10 Sep 2009, online, 9 Sep 20009 WOOLARD -- Mildred Woolard, 91, formerly of the Don Pedro area, died Sept 5 at a Sonora care center. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

    10 Sep 2009 MILDRED WOOLARD Nov. 22, 1908 - Sept. 5, 2009
    Mildred Woolard, formerly of the Don Pedro area, died Sept 5 at a Sonora care center. She was 91.
    Mrs. Woolard lived in Turlock since 1971, when the home she had lived in since 1946 was inundated by the creation of Don Pedro Reservoir.
    She was a native of Missouri.
    Her family said she was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing, knitting, crocheting, embroidering and cooking.
    She led a Bible study group while living in the Don Pedro area and was a member of Fellowship Bible Chapel in Turlock.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, James Woolard, in 1989; a great-grandson, Justin Graham, in 1993; and three sons-in-law, Bill Graham, in 1972, Dick Algeo, in 1995 and Paul Delnero, in 2002.
    Mrs. Woolard is survived by four daughters, Barbara Algeo, of Sonora, Mary Valponi and her husband, Bob, of Sonora, Bonnie Delner, of Sonora, and Joyce Crimmins and her husband, Bill, of Jamestown; eight grandchildren, Dave Valponi, of Chico, Mike Valponi, of Sonora, Linda Disney, of Florida, Jim Algeo, of Bridgeport, Brenda Marine, of Sonora, Frank Graham, of Morro Bay, Mary Graham, of Turlock, and Brian Crimmins, of Orlando, Fla.; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
    Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. today at Lakewood Memorial Park in Hughson. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Fellowship Bible Chapel, 501 E. Canal Drive, Turlock, CA 95380. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Clarence Vernon "Bill" Penland

M, b. 1938, d. 16 September 2009
Last Edited6 Sep 2014
     Clarence Vernon "Bill" Penland was born in 1938 at Visalia, Tulare Co., California.1 He died on 16 September 2009 at Oklahoma.2 He was buried on 21 September 2009 at Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Oklahoma.3
     He served in the US Navy between 1954 and 1958.4

Citations

  1. [S2338] Union Democrat, 23 Sep 2009, 23 Sep 2009 - Clarence Vernon "Bill" Penland Nov. 23, 1937 - Sept. 16, 2009
    Clarence Vernon "Bill" Penland, former longtime resident of the Greeley Hill-Coulterville area, died Sept. 16 in Oklahoma. He was 71. He was born in Visalia to C.E. Penland and Mary Lou (Clark) Penland. ...
  2. [S2338] Union Democrat, 23 Sep 2009, 21 Sep 2009 - Penland - A graveside service for former Coulterville and Greeley Hill resident Clarence Vernon "Bill" Penland, 71, was scheduled for 2 p.m. today at the Fort Gibson National Cemetery in Fort Gibson, Okla. He died Sept. 16 in Oklahoma. Online condolences may be left at tahlequahfuneral.com
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    23 Sep 2009 - Clarence Vernon "Bill" Penland Nov. 23, 1937 - Sept. 16, 2009
    Clarence Vernon "Bill" Penland, former longtime resident of the Greeley Hill-Coulterville area, died Sept. 16 in Oklahoma. He was 71. He was born in Visalia to C.E. Penland and Mary Lou (Clark) Penland. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1954 to 1958. He attended Machinist Mate School at Great Lakes Naval Station and served aboard the USS Bon Homme Richard CVA-31 and the USS Norton Sound AVM-1. He moved from Mariposa County to Oklahoma 14 years ago with his wife, Debra. His hobbies included building muzzle loading pistols and rifles, hunting, fishing, vegetable gardening, cooking, crafts and storytelling.
    He is survived by his wife, Debra Fleck; his sons, Mike Penland and wife, Katie, of Tahlequah, Okla., and Mark Penland and wife, Darcy, of Groveland; a grandson, Adam Penland, of Iowa; and a sister, Lauana Haynes, a nephew, Tim Peterson, both of Visalia.
    The family requests in lieu of flowers donations be made to the Oklahoma Crippled Children's Fund.
    Graveside services were at the Fort Gibson National Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers are Gabby Hayes, Eddie Cook Tom Lewis, Bill Steely, Jim Questo, Paul Caldwell, Garland Compton and Bill Owens. Online condolences may be left at tahlequahfuneral.com. Green Country Funeral Home handled arrangements.
  3. [S2338] Union Democrat, 23 Sep 2009, 21 Sep 2009 - Penland - A graveside service for former Coulterville and Greeley Hill resident Clarence Vernon "Bill" Penland, 71, was scheduled for 2 p.m. today at the Fort Gibson National Cemetery in Fort Gibson, Okla. He died Sept. 16 in Oklahoma. Online condolences may be left at tahlequahfuneral.com.
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  4. [S2338] Union Democrat, 23 Sep 2009, He served in the U.S. Navy from 1954 to 1958. He attended Machinist Mate School at Great Lakes Naval Station and served aboard the USS Bon Homme Richard CVA-31 and the USS Norton Sound AVM-1.

Bruce Johnson

M, b. 13 June 1962, d. 8 October 2009
Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     Bruce Johnson was born on 13 June 1962 at La Mesa, San Diego Co., California.1 He died on 8 October 2009 at Coulterville, Tuolumne, California, at age 47.2

Citations

  1. [S2282] Union Democrat, 19 Oct 2009, 19 Oct 2009 Bruce Johnson June 13, 1962 - Oct 8, 2009
    Bruce Johnson died at his Coulterville home on Oct. 8. He was 47. Mr. Johnson was born in La Mesa, San Diego County.
  2. [S2282] Union Democrat, 19 Oct 2009, 9 Oct 2009 - Johnson - Bruce Johnson 47, died Oct. 8 at his home in Coulterville. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
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    19 Oct 2009 Bruce Johnson June 13, 1962 - Oct 8, 2009
    Bruce Johnson died at his Coulterville home on Oct. 8. He was 47. Mr. Johnson was born in La Mesa, San Diego County. He had lived in Coulterville for three years and was a carpenter 15 years. His interests include Boy Scouts of America, the mountains, animals, camping, NASCAR races and tie-dying.
    Mr. Johnson is survived by his girlfriend and caregiver, Robin Jones, of Coulterville; his mother, Edna Lee Johnson, of Lakeside in San Diego County; three brothers, Richard "Rick" Johnson, of La Mesa, David Johnson, of El Cajon in San Diego County, and Glenn Johnson, of Etna in Siskiyou County; and one sister, Laura Taylor, of Alpine.
    Services will be held at a later date. Donations may be made in his memory to Mariposa Hospice, 5108 Highway 140, Mariposa, CA 95338, Lakeside Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, 9908 Channel Road, Lakeside, CA 92040, or Wildwood Community Church, 10348 Fiske Road, Coulterville, CA 95311-9502.

Robert John Larkin

M, b. 13 April 1925, d. 10 October 2009
Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     Robert John Larkin was born on 13 April 1925.1 He died on 10 October 2009 at Groveland, Tuolumne, California, at age 84.2

Citations

  1. [S2296] Union Democrat, 14 Oct 2009, 14 Oct 2009 - Robert John "Bob" Larkin April 13, 1925 - Oct. 10, 2009.
  2. [S2296] Union Democrat, 14 Oct 2009, 13 Oct 2009 - Larkin - Robert John Larkin, 84, of Groveland, died Oct. 10 after a fall at Pine Mountain Lake. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Evangelical Free Church, 19172 Ferretti Road, Groveland. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
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    14 Oct 2009 - Robert John "Bob" Larkin April 13, 1925 - Oct. 10, 2009
    Robert John "Bob" Larkin died Oct. 10 at his Pine Mountain Lake home. He was 84. A native of Greensburg, PA., Mr. Larkin was a 21-year resident of Pine Mountain Lake. He was a retired lab supervisor. He was active in the Groveland Evangelical Free Church. Other of his interests included spending time with family, playing golf, reading and interacting with other people.
    Mr. Larkin was preceded in death by his parents, Francis J. Larkin and Gertrude Wilkinson Larkin. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Gloria Ruth Larkin, of Pine Mountain Lake; his children and their spouses, Susan and Thomas Mooney, of Texas, Timothy and Kristine Larkin, of Texas, and Denise and Stephen Parvis, of Modesto; grandchildren, Katy and Adam Watts, of Texas, Patrick and Anne Mooney, of Texas, Leslie and Shane Berryhill, of Texas, Hap Larkin, of Texas, Robert and Lindsey Parvis, of Arkansas, Rachel and Timothy Freitas, of Modesto, and Emily Freitas, of Modesto; great-grandchildren, Audrey, Clara, Emma and Ava Watts, of Texas, J.P. and Elise Mooney, of Texas, and Benjamin Robert Parvis, of Arkansas; a brother, Ned William Larkin, of Riverside; and a niece, Theresa Larkin, of Los Angeles.
    A service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Evangelical Free Church, 19172 Ferretti Road, Groveland.
    Memorial donations may be made to the Missionary Fund, Evangelical Free Church, 19172 Ferretti Road, Groveland, CA 95321.

Clifford Eugene Collins

M, b. 29 May 1935, d. 14 October 2009
Last Edited27 Mar 2014
     Clifford Eugene Collins was born on 29 May 1935.1 He died on 14 October 2009 at Oakdale, Stanislaus, California, at age 74.1

Citations

  1. [S1920] Union Democrat, 19 Oct 2009, online, Clifford Eugene Collins May 28, 1935 - Oct. 14, 2009
    Clifford Eugene Collins, of Lake Don Pedro, died Oct. 14 at an Oakdale hospital after a short illness. He was 74.
    Mr. Collins retired in 1990 after 35 years with IBM.
    He coached Little League baseball and was active in sports, hunting, fishing, painting, singing and golf. He served on the board of directors of Lake Don Pedro Community Services District and held numerous positions with the Lake Don Pedro Men's Golf Club. He was a tenor with the Gold Country Singers.
    Mr. Collins was preceded in death by his parents, Reo Collins and Viola (Ingram) Florey; and two sisters, Linda Wellner and Dorothy A. Vieweg.
    He is survived by his wife, Caroline (Holm) Collins, of Lake Don Pedro; three sons, Kevin Collins and his wife, Donna, of Yorkville, Ill., Timothy Collins and his wife, Carrie, of Serena, Ill., and Shayne Collins and his wife, Judy, of Morgan Hill; nine grandsons, Adam, Matthew, Mitchell and Luke Collins, of Illinois, Joshua and Jesse Collins, of Illinois, and David, Stephen, and Kevin Collins, of Morgan Hill; one great-grandson, Caleb Collins of Illinois; two brother, Jerry Collins and his wife, Donna, of Danville, Ill., and Rick Collins, of Diamond, Ill., and numerous nieces and nephews.
    Memorials will be held at Don Pedro Baptist Church and in Illinois. The dates are not yet determined. Neptune Society handled arrangements.

Julia (Green) Jones

F, b. 22 July 1921, d. 27 October 2009
FatherJohn Green1
MotherMrs. Virginia Green1
Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     Julia (Green) Jones married Leland D Jones.1 Julia (Green) Jones was born on 22 July 1921 at San Diego, San Diego Co., California.2 She was the daughter of John Green and Mrs. Virginia Green.1 Julia (Green) Jones died on 27 October 2009 at Groveland, Tuolumne Co., California, at age 88.2
     Julia (Green) Jones was also known as Jean (Green) Jones.1

Citations

  1. [S2285] Union Democrat, 16 Nov 2009, 16 Nov 2009 - Julia 'Jean' (Green) Jones July 22, 1921 - Oct. 25, 2009
    ... Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her husband, Leland D. Jones; a daughter, Julia Robles; a brother, John Green Jr., and her parents, John and Virginia Green.
    Mrs. Jones is survived by her daughter, Mary Virginia "Ginna" Padilla, of Pine Mountain Lake; her brother, William C. Green, of Coronado in San Diego County, grandchildren, Kurt Arnold and his wife, Teri, of Woodland, Yvonne Arnold Scott, of San Leon, Texas, Ruth Bise Rios and her husband, Israel, of Sanger in Fresno County, Rachelle Robles, of Tacoma, Wash., and Jerry Hernandez, of Fresno, great-grandchildren, Ray and Allyson Marsh, of Eureka, Kristopher, Kory and Kameron Arnold, of Woodland, Savannah Rico, of Tacoma, Wash., and Virginia, Julianna and Scarlett Rios, of Sanger; one great-great-grandchild, arcadia Marsh, of Reno; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.....
  2. [S2285] Union Democrat, 16 Nov 2009, 27 Nov 2009 - Jones - Julia Jones, 88, of Groveland, died Friday at her home. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
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    16 Nov 2009 - Julia 'Jean' (Green) Jones July 22, 1921 - Oct. 25, 2009
    Jean Jones died Oct. 25 at her home in Pine Mountain Lake, Groveland, surrounded by family. She was 88.
    She was born in San Diego into a pioneer naval aviation family and received her primary and secondary education all over the world. She graduated from high school in the Panama Canal Zone and attended San Diego State College and the University of California, Los Angeles.
    She retired after many years in personnel with Sears, Roebuck & Co. She was involved in many extracurricular activities including PTA Beta Sigma Phi, Pine Mountain Lake Ladies Club, 9 Holers Golf Club and Helping Hands of Groveland.
    Her interests included bridge, reading, crossword puzzles, rummy tile and, especially, spending time with family.
    Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her husband, Leland D. Jones; a daughter, Julia Robles; a brother, John Green Jr., and her parents, John and Virginia Green.
    Mrs. Jones is survived by her daughter, Mary Virginia "Ginna" Padilla, of Pine Mountain Lake; her brother, William C. Green, of Coronado in San Diego County, grandchildren, Kurt Arnold and his wife, Teri, of Woodland, Yvonne Arnold Scott, of San Leon, Texas, Ruth Bise Rios and her husband, Israel, of Sanger in Fresno County, Rachelle Robles, of Tacoma, Wash., and Jerry Hernandez, of Fresno, great-grandchildren, Ray and Allyson Marsh, of Eureka, Kristopher, Kory and Kameron Arnold, of Woodland, Savannah Rico, of Tacoma, Wash., and Virginia, Julianna and Scarlett Rios, of Sanger; one great-great-grandchild, arcadia Marsh, of Reno; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
    A celebration of her life is planned for a later date, to be announced. Memorial contributions may be directed to Visiting Nurses and Hospice, P.O. Box 4805, Sonora, CA 95370, 532-6982. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Jack Urquhart1

M, b. 5 May 1943, d. 26 October 2009
FatherCoy Urquhart2 b. 12 Oct 1918, d. 28 Dec 2003
MotherDoris L. (Johnson) Urquhart2 b. 26 Jul 1922, d. 2010
Bur-RevD
Last Edited10 Jun 2015
     Jack Urquhart was born on 5 May 1943.2 He was the son of Coy Urquhart and Doris L. (Johnson) Urquhart.2 Jack Urquhart died on 26 October 2009 at Modesto, Stanislaus, California, at age 66.3

Citations

  1. [S1992] Union Democrat, 30 Oct 2009, online, 28 Oct 2009 - Urquhart - Jack Urquhart, 66, of Groveland, died Monday at a Modesto hospital. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements
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    29 Oct 2009 - Urquhart - A graveside service for Jack Urquhart, 66, of Groveland, who died Monday, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Oak Grove Cemetery in Groveland. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
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    30 Oct 2009 - Jack Urquhart, May 5, 1943 - Oct. 26, 2009
    Jack Urguhart, a 23 year resident of Groveland, died Oct. 26 at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto. He was 66. Mr. Urquhart was a psychiatric technician for 25 years as a California state employee.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Coy Urquhart, in 2003; a brother, Steve Urquhart, in 1985; and a daughter, Cassandra, in 1967.
    Survivors include his mother, Doris Urquhart, of Groveland; two sons, Peter Urquhart, of San Raphael, and Chad Urquhart, of Santa Rosa; two granddaughters, Kayla Urquhart and Chloe Urquhart, both of Santa Rosa; his ex-wife, Dolly Urquhart, of San Rafael; and a nephew, Paul Urquhart, of Santa Rosa; his aunt, Dorothy Wothe, of Groveland; his cousin and wife, Lee and Sandy Wothe, of Groveland; and their son, John Wothe, of Groveland.
    A graveside service was scheduled at 1 p.m. today at Oak Grove Cemetery. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
  2. [S1992] Union Democrat, 30 Oct 2009, online, 30 Oct 2009 - Jack Urquhart, May 5, 1943 - Oct. 26, 2009
    Jack Urguhart, a 23 year resident of Groveland, died Oct. 26 at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto. He was 66. Mr. Urquhart was a psychiatric technician for 25 years as a California state employee.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Coy Urquhart, in 2003; a brother, Steve Urquhart, in 1985; and a daughter, Cassandra, in 1967.
    Survivors include his mother, Doris Urquhart, of Groveland; two sons, Peter Urquhart, of San Raphael, and Chad Urquhart, of Santa Rosa; two granddaughters, Kayla Urquhart and Chloe Urquhart, both of Santa Rosa; his ex-wife, Dolly Urquhart, of San Rafael; and a nephew, Paul Urquhart, of Santa Rosa; his aunt, Dorothy Wothe, of Groveland; his cousin and wife, Lee and Sandy Wothe, of Groveland; and their son, John Wothe, of Groveland.
    A graveside service was scheduled at 1 p.m. today at Oak Grove Cemetery. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
  3. [S1992] Union Democrat, 30 Oct 2009, online, 28 Oct 2009 - Urquhart - Jack Urquhart, 66, of Groveland, died Monday at a Modesto hospital. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements
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    29 Oct 2009 - Urquhart - A graveside service for Jack Urquhart, 66, of Groveland, who died Monday, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Oak Grove Cemetery in Groveland. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
    ----------30 Oct 2009 - Jack Urquhart, May 5, 1943 - Oct. 26, 2009
    Jack Urguhart, a 23 year resident of Groveland, died Oct. 26 at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto. He was 66. Mr. Urquhart was a psychiatric technician for 25 years as a California state employee.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Coy Urquhart, in 2003; a brother, Steve Urquhart, in 1985; and a daughter, Cassandra, in 1967.
    Survivors include his mother, Doris Urquhart, of Groveland; two sons, Peter Urquhart, of San Raphael, and Chad Urquhart, of Santa Rosa; two granddaughters, Kayla Urquhart and Chloe Urquhart, both of Santa Rosa; his ex-wife, Dolly Urquhart, of San Rafael; and a nephew, Paul Urquhart, of Santa Rosa; his aunt, Dorothy Wothe, of Groveland; his cousin and wife, Lee and Sandy Wothe, of Groveland; and their son, John Wothe, of Groveland.
    A graveside service was scheduled at 1 p.m. today at Oak Grove Cemetery. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

Kerry Lynn Raser

F, b. 1953, d. 30 October 2009
Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Kerry Lynn Raser was born in 1953. She died on 30 October 2009 at Groveland, Tuolumne, Callifornia.

Kerry Raser-McAndrews

F, b. 1956, d. 12 November 2009
Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Kerry Raser-McAndrews was born in 1956.1 She died on 12 November 2009 at Groveland, Tuolumne, California.2

Citations

  1. [S2332] Union Democrat, 12 Nov 2009, Kerry Raser-McAndrews Sept. 15, 1956 - Oct. 31, 2009
    Kerry Lynn Raser-McAndrews died Oct. 31 at her Groveland home of heart failure. She was 53. She was a native of the Los Angeles area and lived in Groveland for the past eight years. ...
  2. [S2332] Union Democrat, 12 Nov 2009, Kerry Raser-McAndrews Sept. 15, 1956 - Oct. 31, 2009
    Kerry Lynn Raser-McAndrews died Oct. 31 at her Groveland home of heart failure. She was 53. She was a native of the Los Angeles area and lived in Groveland for the past eight years. She graduated from Our Lady of Corvallis High School in Studio City in 1974. As a young adult, she was a member of the Angels Theatre troupe, where she developed lifelong friends.
    She was a casting coordinator for such films as "Ghostbusters" in 1984 and "Kindergarten Cop" in 1990. Her interests included traveling, gardening, fashion and animals. She was also a gourmet cook, which led to her running the cafe, Emma's Place, in Groveland.
    She was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in North Hollywood and St. Monica's Parish in Santa Monica.
    In recent years, her main interest was spending time with her children, Emma McAndrews, 11, of Groveland, and Christopher Benck, 21, of Virginia.
    In addition to her children, she is survived by Emma's father, Jeff McAndrews, of West Palm Beach, Fla.; and Christopher's father, John Benck, of Cairo, Egypt; siblings, David Raser and his wife, Susan, Derek Raser, and Chris Raser; and numerous nieces and nephews.
    A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, 11700 Catholic Cemetery Road, Big Oak Flat. A celebration of her life will be held in Los Angeles at a later date. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of cremation arrangements.

John McMullen

M, b. 7 January 1945, d. 16 November 2009
Last Edited17 Apr 2014
     John McMullen was born on 7 January 1945.1 He died on 16 November 2009 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California, at age 64.2

Citations

  1. [S2156] Union Democrat, 20 Nov 2009, John 'Jack' McMullen Jan. 7, 1945 - Nov. 12, 2009
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    16 Nov 2009 - McMullen - John McMullen, 64, of Coulterville, died Nov. 12 at Sonora Regional Medical Center. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
  2. [S2156] Union Democrat, 20 Nov 2009, 16 Nov 2009 - McMullen - John McMullen, 64, of Coulterville, died Nov. 12 at Sonora Regional Medical Center. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
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    John 'Jack' McMullen Jan. 7, 1945 - Nov. 12, 2009
    John "Jack" McMullen, of Coulterville, died Nov. 12 at Sonora Regional Medical Center. He was 64. Mr. McMullen was born in Buffalo, N.Y. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War and was a commercial and residential painter for 30 years. He moved to Coulterville seven years ago, where he was a founding member of the Shindig Committee. He enjoyed playing guitar and fishing.
    Mr. McMullen is survived by his girlfriend, Brenda Perguson, of Groveland; his daughter, Megan H. McMullen, of San Diego; brothers, Paul McMullen, Jan McMullen and Michael McMullen, all of Pennsylvania; his sister, Teresa McMullen, of Pennsylvania; and close friends Peter Venturini, of Coulterville, and J.D. and Cindy Banning, of Oakdale.
    A memorial will be held at a later date. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

Robert Dick

M, b. 1931, d. 25 November 2009
Last Edited28 Mar 2014
     Robert Dick was born in 1931.1 He died on 25 November 2009 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California.1

Citations

  1. [S1933] Union Democrat, 25 Nov 2009, online, Dick - Robert Dick, 78, of Coulterville, died Tuesday at his daughter's residence in Sonora. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Hughlet "Hoot" Harris

M, b. 1919, d. 1 December 2009
Last Edited9 Apr 2014
     Hughlet "Hoot" Harris was born in 1919.1 He died on 1 December 2009 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California.1
     Hughlet "Hoot" Harris also went by the name of Hoot Harris.1 As of 1 December 2009, Hughlet "Hoot" Harris was also known as Hughlet Harris.1

Citations

  1. [S2048] Union Democrat, 01 Dec 2009, online, Harris - Hughlet "Hoot" Harris, 85, of Coulterville, died Nov. 28 at Sonora Regional Medical Center. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

Shawn Dunne

M, b. 1 October 1967, d. 4 December 2009
FatherJoseph Dunne1 d. 1978
Last Edited25 Apr 2017
     Shawn Dunne was born on 1 October 1967 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California.1,2 He was the son of Joseph Dunne.1 Shawn Dunne died on 4 December 2009 at Don Pedro Reservoir, Tuolumne, California, at age 42; Don Pedro Reservoir is in both Tuolumne and Mariposa Counties. It is unclear from available docoument in which county Mr Dunne drowned.1

Citations

  1. [S1942] Union Democrat, 04 Dec 2009, 04 Dec 2009 - Notice: Dunne - Shawn Dunne, 42, of Groveland, died Nov. 28 in a drowning incident at Lake Don Pedro. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
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    7 Dec 2009 - Shawn T. Dunne, Oct. 1, 1967 - Nov. 28, 2009
    Groveland resident Shawn T. Dunne died Nov. 28 at Lake Don Pedro. He was 42. Mr. Dunne was born in San Francisco and worked as a building contractor. He lived in Groveland for 13 years and enjoyed fishing, camping, boating, skiing and basketball.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Dunne, in 1978.
    Mr. Dunne is survived by his wife, Joann Dune, of Groveland; his mother, Janet Curtin, of Groveland; his daughter, Jessica Skinner, of Groveland; his stepdaughter, Sabrina Mally, of Groveland; his grandparents, Ivan and Marie Trapp, of Klamath Falls, Ore.; his brother, Joseph "Jay" Dunne and his wife, Amelia, of Redding; his sister, Susan Vanderschans and her husband, Greg, of Coulterville; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews, including Nichole Vanderschans, Stacy Vanderschans and Alyssa Vanderschans, all of Coulterville, Mika Dunne, of Redding, Joe Dunne, of Tacoma, Wash., and Melissa Dunne, of New York; and his stepfather, Tim Curtin, of Citrus Heights.
    A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
  2. [S1] Unknown compiler.

Robert Patrick Casey

M, b. 19 October 1946, d. 6 December 2009
Last Edited25 Mar 2014
     Robert Patrick Casey was born on 19 October 1946; Is he the Robert Patrick Casey born 19 Oct 1946 in Alameda Co, mother's maiden name Rutledge? [source CA Birth Index at Ancestry.com]1,2 He died on 6 December 2009 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California, at age 63.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1903] Union Democrat, 31 Dec 20009, online, NOTICE: - Robert Patrick Casey, 63, of Groveland, died Dec. 6 at Sonora Regional Medical Center. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements. [Union Democrat, 09 Dec 2009]
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    Casey - A memorial service for Robert "Bob" Casey, 63 of Groveland, is scheduled for 3 p.m. Jan. 15 at Union Hill Inn, 21645 Parrotts Ferry Road, Sonora. He died Dec. 6 at Sonora Regional Medical Center. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements. [31 Dec 2009, Union Democrat]
  2. [S8] SSDI, ROBERT PATRICK CASEY, last known residence Groveland CA 95321. Born 19 Oct 1946, died 6 Dec 2009. SSN iised 1963 in California.

Mrs. Kathleen Brown

F, b. 21 January 1918, d. 14 December 2009
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Last Edited17 Dec 2012
     Mrs. Kathleen Brown married Harold Brown.1 Mrs. Kathleen Brown was born on 21 January 1918 at Schenectady, New York.2 She died on 14 December 2009 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California, at age 91.1

Family

Harold Brown d. 2002

Citations

  1. [S1620] Union Democrat, 16 Dec 2009, online, DUD 14 Dec 2009
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    DUD 16 Dec 2009 Kathleen Mary Brown Jan. 21, 1918 - Dec. 10, 2009
    Kathleen Mary "Kay" "Nan" (Giello) Brown, of Groveland, died Dec. 10 at Sonora Regional Medical Center. She was 91.
    Mrs. Brown was born in Schenectady, N.Y., where she met and married her husband of 51 years, Harold.
    They moved to San Jose in 1970 and from there moved to Pine Mountain Lake 11 years ago. He preceded her in death in 2002.
    Mrs. Brown was a homemaker. Her family said she enjoyed crafts and reading. She was also a member of American Legion Auxiliary Post 791 of San Jose.
    She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Barbie and Joe Olivera, of Groveland; her son, Richard Brown, of San Jose; a granddaughter, Jennifer Olivera, of Livermore; a brother, John Brusa, of New York; Joanne Quirt, whom Mrs. Brown regarded as her daughter, of Redwood City; and numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family members.
    A memorial will be announced at a later date. Inurnment will at Oak Grove Cemetery in Groveland. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home handled arrangements.
  2. [S1620] Union Democrat, 16 Dec 2009, online, DUD 14 Dec 2009
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    DUD 16 Dec 2009 Kathleen Mary Brown Jan. 21, 1918 - Dec. 10, 2009
    Kathleen Mary "Kay" "Nan" (Giello) Brown, of Groveland, died Dec. 10 at Sonora Regional Medical Center. She was 91.
    Mrs. Brown was born in Schenectady, N.Y., where she met and married her husband of 51 years, Harold....

James Coutchavlis

M, b. 26 July 1927, d. 12 December 2009
Last Edited3 Dec 2012
     James Coutchavlis was born on 26 July 1927 at Nashua, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire.1 He died on 12 December 2009 at Groveland, Tuolumne, California, at age 82.1
     He was better known iin the community as Jim Coutchavlis.

Citations

  1. [S1534] Union Democrat, 15 Dec 2009, online, 16 Dec 2009 James "Jim" Coutchavlis, July 26, 1927 - Dec. 2, 2009
    Groveland resident James "Jim" Coutchavlis died Dec. 12 at his home. He was 82.
    Mr. Coutchavlis was born in Nashua, N.H.; and was raised in Boston. He attended Boston Latin School, founded in 1635, the first public school in the U.S., and graduated from Boston University. Mr. Coutchavlis was a salesman for Dennison Manufacturing in Framingham, Mass. He married his wife, Marjorie "Margie" and they moved to Half Moon Bay in 1972, and raised their six children and became Realtors. They moved to Groveland in 1987 and opened the main street business "Critter Corner".
    For the past 10 years, Mr. Coutchavlis worked at the Pine Mountain Lake Marina. He was active in the American Legion and was a U.S. Army World War II veteran.
    Mr. Coutchavlis is survived by his wife, Marjorie Coutchavlis, of Groveland; children James george Coutchavlis II otherwise known as James St. James, Donna Lee Wong, of Manteca, Cynthia Coutchavlis, of San Jose, Jean Suzanne Lea, of Mountain View, Jay Lee Coburn, of Las Vegas and J. Curtis Coutchavlis, of New Smyrna Beach, Fla.; and four grandchildren.
    In lieu of flowers, a donation in his name may be made to the American Cancer Society, 800-ACS-2345.
    A memorial service is being planned for a future date.
    Terzich and Wilson funeral Home is handling arrangements.

    30 Dec 2009.

Doris W. Rogers

F, b. 1931, d. 29 December 2009
Last Edited30 Mar 2014
     Doris W. Rogers was born in 1931.1 She died on 29 December 2009 at Sonora, Tuolumne, California.1

Citations

  1. [S1971] Union Democrat, 29 Dec 2009, online, Rogers -- Doris S. Rogers, 78, of Coulterville, died Sunday at Sonora Regional Medical Center, Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Geraldine (Locke) Lapham Cunningham1,2

F, b. 1924, d. 2016
Last Edited21 Jan 2018
     Geraldine (Locke) Lapham Cunningham was born in 1924.3 She married Ralph B. Cunningham in 1956 at San Mateo Co., CA.1,2 Geraldine (Locke) Lapham Cunningham died in 2016 at Groveland, Tuolumne Co., CA.3

Family

Ralph B. Cunningham b. 7 Mar 1922, d. 2 May 2003

Citations

  1. [S589] Union Democrat, 06 Nov 2003, online edition, Ralph B. Cunningham March 7, 1922 - May 2, 2003
    Ralph B. Cunningham, 81, of Groveland died Friday at an Oakdale hospital.
    Mr. Cunningham was a native of Iowa and had lived in Groveland for the past 10 years.
    He was an automobile mechanic for 30 years in the Bay Area, mostly in San Carlos. After retiring from this career, he owned and operated a grocery store for 15 years in Boulder Creek, Santa Cruz County.
    He belonged to the Independent Order of Foresters.
    Mr. cunningham is survived by his wife, Geraldine Cunningham of Groveland; four children, Sandy Meeks of Tracy, Linda McGowan of Placerville, Tamra Dunn of Groveland, and Richard Cunningham of Washington; three stepchildren, Barry Lapham of San Jose, Thomas Lapham of Washington and Clodie Butterworth of Apple Valley, San Bernardino County; 19 grandchildren; and 13 great,.
  2. [S286] Unknown compiler.
  3. [S1754] The Union Democrat, 26 Jan 2012.

Richard Amorde1

M, d. August 2016
Last Edited30 Jan 2018
     Richard Amorde married Virginia (Renegar) Amorde, daughter of Calvin Renegar and Veolea (Bry) Renegar, circa 1945; Guesstimate.2 Richard Amorde died in August 2016 at San Diego Co., CA.3

Family

Virginia (Renegar) Amorde b. 22 Oct 1924, d. 15 Jan 2002

Citations

  1. [S1547] The Union Democrate, 18 Jun 2002, 2A, ...Mrs. Amorde is survived by her husband, Richard Amorde of Groveland; a daughter and son-in-law, Michele and Cliff Nannini of Sebastapol; three sons and daughters-in-law, Bret and Gail Amorde of West Babylon, N.Y., Todd and Susan Amorde of Los Angeles and Eric and Vicki Amorde of Somerset; and five grandchildren....
  2. [S1547] The Union Democrate, 18 Jun 2002, 2A, Virginia Amorde Oct. 22, 1924 - June 15, 2002
    ,,, Mrs. Amorde is survived by her husband, Richard Amorde of Groveland; a daughter and son-in-law, Michele and Cliff Nannini of Sebastapol; three sons and daughters-in-law, Bret and Gail Amorde of West Babylon, N.Y., Todd and Susan Amorde of Los Angeles and Eric and Vicki Amorde of Somerset; and five grandchildren.
    Visitation will be Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Sierra bible Church. A funeral service will held Thursday at Sierra bible Church, Terzich and Wilson funeral Home is handling arrangements.
    donations may be made to Sierra Bible Church MOPS Program, 15171 Tuolumne Road, Sonora, 95370.
    DUD.
  3. [S1754] The Union Democrat, 26 Jan 2012.