Joseph R Weir1

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Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     Joseph R Weir married Mrs. Bertha L Weir.1

Family

Mrs. Bertha L Weir
Child

Citations

  1. [S2308] Highway Herald, June 2006, John R. "Jack" Weir July 8, 1919 - June 23, 2006
    ... He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph R. and Bertha L. Weir; and baby daughter, Carolyn Louise Weir. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Frances S. Weir; sister, Francie Ammerman and her husband Jerry Ammerman of Sunnyvale; son, Les Weir and wife Ivey Weir of Coulterville; grandchildren, Eric A. Weir of Merced, Leslie Ann Weir of Merced, Chuck Weir of Turlock, and Kandi Wier of Tempe, Arizona; eight great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews....

Mrs. Bertha L Weir1

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Last Edited18 Apr 2014
     Mrs. Bertha L Weir married Joseph R Weir.1

Family

Joseph R Weir
Child

Citations

  1. [S2308] Highway Herald, June 2006, John R. "Jack" Weir July 8, 1919 - June 23, 2006
    ... He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph R. and Bertha L. Weir; and baby daughter, Carolyn Louise Weir. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Frances S. Weir; sister, Francie Ammerman and her husband Jerry Ammerman of Sunnyvale; son, Les Weir and wife Ivey Weir of Coulterville; grandchildren, Eric A. Weir of Merced, Leslie Ann Weir of Merced, Chuck Weir of Turlock, and Kandi Wier of Tempe, Arizona; eight great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews....

Alonzo Varain1

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Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Alonzo Varain married Vida Morton-Varain.2

Family

Vida Morton-Varain
Children

Citations

  1. [S2311] Union Democrat, 01 FEb 2007, Marvin Lester "Barney" Varain March 18, 1922 - Jan 23, 2007
    Former La Grange resident Marvin Lester "Barney" Varain died Jan. 23 at his Modesto home. He was 84. He grew up in La Grange. During his life, his many occupations included being a working cowboy, rodeo cowboy, bronco buster, United Airline machinist, correctional officer at Deuel Vocational Institution in Tracy, and a casino/hotel security officer for the last 25 years at the MGM, Bally and Reno Hilton.
    During the summers, he worked at Kennedy Meadows Pack Station for several years, as well as for different ranchers. He also attained the lieutenant rank as an officer in the U.S. Army Air corps, and was a World War II veteran. He had lived in several western states and had recently returned to California.
    Mr. Varain is survived by his wife, Rose Bell of Modesto; sons, Charles and Randy Varain; a daughter, Karen Taveras; sisters, Gussie Nicols of Citrus Heights and Rosalee Pritchard of Turlock; a brother, Glenn Varain of La Grange; several grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alonzo Varain and Vida Morton-Varain; a sister, Stella Painter; a brother, Stanley Varain; and a stepson, Francois Ledoux.
    Services were heald at La Grange citizens Cemetery. Pallbearers for the services were Anthony Ledoux, Brian Ledoux, Theresa Habit, Angelique Varain, Edward Lombrana and Brandon Baba. Honorary pallbearers were Eva, Christopher, Andrew, Brandy, Casey, Victoria, Kristina Ledoux, Stephanee Hamond, Kristian and Jose Morales, and Nicollette Millward. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Community Hospice, 4368 Spyres Way, Modesto, CA 95356. McHenry Chapel-Franklin & Downs handled arrangements.
    Union Democrat 1 Feb 2007.
  2. [S2311] Union Democrat, 01 FEb 2007, Marvin Lester "Barney" Varain March 18, 1922 - Jan 23, 2007
    ... Mr. Varain is survived by his wife, Rose Bell of Modesto; sons, Charles and Randy Varain; a daughter, Karen Taveras; sisters, Gussie Nicols of Citrus Heights and Rosalee Pritchard of Turlock; a brother, Glenn Varain of La Grange; several grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alonzo Varain and Vida Morton-Varain; a sister, Stella Painter; a brother, Stanley Varain; and a stepson, Francois Ledoux....
  3. [S2352] Union Democrat, 17 Jan 2012, online edition, Glenn A. Varain, Nov. 23, 1920 - Jan. 9, 2012
    Longtime La Grange resident Glenn A. Varain died Jan. 9 at his home. He was 91. Born in La Grange to Vida and Alonzo Varain, he served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He worked as a rancher all his life. He lived in La Grange for about 61 years and in Angels Camp for 30 years. He was a member of the Calaveras Chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and a charter member of the La Grange Rodeo Association and La Grange Museum.
    Mr. Varain is survived by his wife, Betty J. Varain, of La Grange; children, Bob and Norman Varain, both of La Grange; grandchildren, Rick Varain, of San Andreas, and Meggan Leitaker, of La Grange; sister, Eva Nichols, of Citrus Heights; and two great-grandchildren.
    A viewing is scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, at Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home. A graveside service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday in La Grange. Donations can be made to Hospice of the Sierra, 20100 Cedar Road North, Sonora, CA 95370.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Vida Morton-Varain1

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Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Vida Morton-Varain married Alonzo Varain.1

Family

Alonzo Varain
Children

Citations

  1. [S2311] Union Democrat, 01 FEb 2007, Marvin Lester "Barney" Varain March 18, 1922 - Jan 23, 2007
    ... Mr. Varain is survived by his wife, Rose Bell of Modesto; sons, Charles and Randy Varain; a daughter, Karen Taveras; sisters, Gussie Nicols of Citrus Heights and Rosalee Pritchard of Turlock; a brother, Glenn Varain of La Grange; several grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alonzo Varain and Vida Morton-Varain; a sister, Stella Painter; a brother, Stanley Varain; and a stepson, Francois Ledoux....
  2. [S2352] Union Democrat, 17 Jan 2012, online edition, Glenn A. Varain, Nov. 23, 1920 - Jan. 9, 2012
    Longtime La Grange resident Glenn A. Varain died Jan. 9 at his home. He was 91. Born in La Grange to Vida and Alonzo Varain, he served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He worked as a rancher all his life. He lived in La Grange for about 61 years and in Angels Camp for 30 years. He was a member of the Calaveras Chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and a charter member of the La Grange Rodeo Association and La Grange Museum.
    Mr. Varain is survived by his wife, Betty J. Varain, of La Grange; children, Bob and Norman Varain, both of La Grange; grandchildren, Rick Varain, of San Andreas, and Meggan Leitaker, of La Grange; sister, Eva Nichols, of Citrus Heights; and two great-grandchildren.
    A viewing is scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, at Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home. A graveside service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday in La Grange. Donations can be made to Hospice of the Sierra, 20100 Cedar Road North, Sonora, CA 95370.
    Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

John Mitchell1

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Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     John Mitchell married Mrs. Virginia Mitchell.1

Family

Mrs. Virginia Mitchell
Child

Citations

  1. [S2315] Union Democrat, 30 Mar 2005, Phyllis Florence Timko March 17, 1942 - March 27, 2005
    ... She is survived by her husband of nearly nine years, Bill Timko of Groveland; a son and daughter-in-law, Darren and Linda Callahan of Ukiah, Mendocino County; a daughter and son-in-law, Erin and Ruben Rameriz of Eugene, Ore.; a sister and brother-in-law, Janice and Jim White of Modesto; and three grandchildren. She was preceded in death by children, Dana Callahan and Kim Callahan; a sister, Diane Muckel; and parents, John and virginia Mitchell....

Mrs. Virginia Mitchell1

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Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Mrs. Virginia Mitchell married John Mitchell.1

Family

John Mitchell
Child

Citations

  1. [S2315] Union Democrat, 30 Mar 2005, Phyllis Florence Timko March 17, 1942 - March 27, 2005
    ... She is survived by her husband of nearly nine years, Bill Timko of Groveland; a son and daughter-in-law, Darren and Linda Callahan of Ukiah, Mendocino County; a daughter and son-in-law, Erin and Ruben Rameriz of Eugene, Ore.; a sister and brother-in-law, Janice and Jim White of Modesto; and three grandchildren. She was preceded in death by children, Dana Callahan and Kim Callahan; a sister, Diane Muckel; and parents, John and virginia Mitchell....

Dana Callahan1

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MotherPhyllis Florence Timko1 b. 27 Mar 1942, d. 27 Mar 2005
Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Dana Callahan was the daughter of Phyllis Florence Timko.1 Dana Callahan died before 2005.1

Citations

  1. [S2315] Union Democrat, 30 Mar 2005, Phyllis Florence Timko March 17, 1942 - March 27, 2005
    ... She is survived by her husband of nearly nine years, Bill Timko of Groveland; a son and daughter-in-law, Darren and Linda Callahan of Ukiah, Mendocino County; a daughter and son-in-law, Erin and Ruben Rameriz of Eugene, Ore.; a sister and brother-in-law, Janice and Jim White of Modesto; and three grandchildren. She was preceded in death by children, Dana Callahan and Kim Callahan; a sister, Diane Muckel; and parents, John and virginia Mitchell....

Kim Callahan1

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MotherPhyllis Florence Timko1 b. 27 Mar 1942, d. 27 Mar 2005
Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Kim Callahan was the daughter of Phyllis Florence Timko.1 Kim Callahan died before 2005.1

Citations

  1. [S2315] Union Democrat, 30 Mar 2005, Phyllis Florence Timko March 17, 1942 - March 27, 2005
    ... She is survived by her husband of nearly nine years, Bill Timko of Groveland; a son and daughter-in-law, Darren and Linda Callahan of Ukiah, Mendocino County; a daughter and son-in-law, Erin and Ruben Rameriz of Eugene, Ore.; a sister and brother-in-law, Janice and Jim White of Modesto; and three grandchildren. She was preceded in death by children, Dana Callahan and Kim Callahan; a sister, Diane Muckel; and parents, John and virginia Mitchell....

Ezra Milhous1

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Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Ezra Milhous married Mrs. Lima Milhous.1

Family

Mrs. Lima Milhous
Child

Citations

  1. [S2316] Union Democrat, 20 Mar 2009, Hannah "Lee" Thomas Nov. 20, 1928 - March 15, 2009
    Former Groveland resident Hannah Elizabeth "Lee" (Milhous) Thomas died March 15 at a Lodi care home. She was 80. Mrs. Thomas was born to Ezra and Lima Milhous in Brawley, Imperial County. ...

Mrs. Lima Milhous1

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Last Edited19 Apr 2014
     Mrs. Lima Milhous married Ezra Milhous.1

Family

Ezra Milhous
Child

Citations

  1. [S2316] Union Democrat, 20 Mar 2009, Hannah "Lee" Thomas Nov. 20, 1928 - March 15, 2009
    Former Groveland resident Hannah Elizabeth "Lee" (Milhous) Thomas died March 15 at a Lodi care home. She was 80. Mrs. Thomas was born to Ezra and Lima Milhous in Brawley, Imperial County. ...

Truman Reeves1

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Last Edited27 Sep 2017
     Truman Reeves married Hannah "Lee" (Milhous) Reeves Thomas, daughter of Ezra Milhous and Mrs. Lima Milhous, on 24 October 1947 at Lindsay, Tulare Co., Caliafornia.1 Truman Reeves died in 1993; Guesstimate.2

Family

Hannah "Lee" (Milhous) Reeves Thomas b. 20 Nov 1928, d. 15 Mar 2009

Citations

  1. [S2316] Union Democrat, 20 Mar 2009, Hannah "Lee" Thomas Nov. 20, 1928 - March 15, 2009
    .... She married Truman Reeves on Oct 24, 1947 in Lindsay, Tulare County, and they had three children. She later married Lloyd Everett Thomas on Nov. 22, 1976 in Zephyr Cove, Nev....
  2. [S335] Unknown compiler.

Lloyd Everett Thomas1

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Last Edited27 Sep 2017
     Lloyd Everett Thomas was born in 1929 at ILL.2 He married Hannah "Lee" (Milhous) Reeves Thomas, daughter of Ezra Milhous and Mrs. Lima Milhous, on 22 November 1976 at Zephyr Cove, Nevada.1 Lloyd Everett Thomas died in 2013 at Lodi, CA.2

Family

Hannah "Lee" (Milhous) Reeves Thomas b. 20 Nov 1928, d. 15 Mar 2009

Citations

  1. [S2316] Union Democrat, 20 Mar 2009, Hannah "Lee" Thomas Nov. 20, 1928 - March 15, 2009
    .... She married Truman Reeves on Oct 24, 1947 in Lindsay, Tulare County, and they had three children. She later married Lloyd Everett Thomas on Nov. 22, 1976 in Zephyr Cove, Nev....
  2. [S505] Unknown author, Article - Misc newspapers.

Frena (Thomas) Stepp1

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Last Edited13 Mar 2017
     Frena (Thomas) Stepp was born circa 1927; Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957

Name:     Elbert Stepp
Gender:     Male
Age:     21
Birth Year:     abt 1925
Residence:     Forrest City, St Francis, Arkansas
Spouse's Name:     Frena Thomas
Spouse's Gender:     Female
Spouse's Age:     19
Spouse's Residence:     Forrest City, Saint Francis, Arkansas
Marriage Date:     2 Aug 1946
Marriage License Date:     25 Jul 1946
Marriage County:     St Francis
Event Type:     Marriage
FHL Film Number:     2404067. She married Elbert Junior Stepp, son of Robert Lee Stepp and Martha Jan (Rambo) Stepp, in 1946 at ARK; Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957

Name:     Elbert Stepp
Gender:     Male
Age:     21
Birth Year:     abt 1925
Residence:     Forrest City, St Francis, Arkansas
Spouse's Name:     Frena Thomas
Spouse's Gender:     Female
Spouse's Age:     19
Spouse's Residence:     Forrest City, Saint Francis, Arkansas
Marriage Date:     2 Aug 1946
Marriage License Date:     25 Jul 1946
Marriage County:     St Francis
Event Type:     Marriage
FHL Film Number:     2404067.2 Frena (Thomas) Stepp was buried in 2013 at Divide Cemetery, Groveland, Tuolumne Co., CA.3 She died in 2013 at Sonora, Tuolumne Co., CA; Death Notice: Union Democrat

STEPP - Frena Stepp, 86, of Big Oak Flat, died Thursday at Avalon Care Center of Sonora. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.3

Family

Elbert Junior Stepp b. 17 Jun 1925, d. 11 May 2006
Child

Citations

  1. [S2317] Union Democrat, 18 May 2006, Elbert Junior Stepp June 17, 1925 - May 11, 2006
    ... He met Frena Thomas at a restaurant where she worked as a waitress. They were married in 1946 and moved with their four small children to California in 1951 and lived in a small home in Lancaster, Los Angeles County....
  2. [S2317] Union Democrat, 18 May 2006, Elbert Junior Stepp June 17, 1925 - May 11, 2006
    ... He met Frena Thomas at a restaurant where she worked as a waitress. They were married in 1946 and moved with their four small children to California in 1951 and lived in a small home in Lancaster, Los Angeles County.... He and his wife celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 1996.... Mr. Stepp is survived by his wife, Frena Stepp; sons, Newman Stepp, of Lancaster, and Dalton Stepp, of Coarsegold; daughters, Barbara Macdonald, of Big Oak Flat, and Carolyn Vocelka, of Greeley Hill; brothers, James, of Batesville, Ark., and Edward, of Visalia; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
  3. [S669] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com.
  4. [S2317] Union Democrat, 18 May 2006, ... Mr. Stepp is survived by his wife, Frena Stepp; sons, Newman Stepp, of Lancaster, and Dalton Stepp, of Coarsegold; daughters, Barbara Macdonald, of Big Oak Flat, and Carolyn Vocelka, of Greeley Hill; brothers, James, of Batesville, Ark., and Edward, of Visalia; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.