Rex Leon Wells
M, b. 14 November 1933, d. 4 November 2014
|Last Edited||5 Jul 2015|
Rex Leon Wells was born on 14 November 1933 at Maitland, MO.1 He died on 4 November 2014 at Bakersfield, California, at age 80.1
- [S2789] Union Democrat, 14 Nov 2014.
Barbara Ann (Bolin) Melchor
F, b. 29 October 1944, d. 14 March 2015
|Last Edited||15 Aug 2017|
Barbara Ann (Bolin) Melchor was born on 29 October 1944 at Modesto, Stanislaus Co., California.1 She died on 14 March 2015 at Modesto, Stanislaus Co., California, at age 70.1 She was buried after 14 March 2015 at Oak Grove Cemetery, Groveland, Tuolumne Co., California.1
- [S2791] Union Democrat, 19 March 2015.
Patricia (Parkos) Hall
F, b. 16 July 1956, d. 3 January 2014
|Last Edited||21 Aug 2017|
Patricia (Parkos) Hall was born on 16 July 1956 at Merced, California.1 She died on 3 January 2014 at Modesto, Stanislaus Co, California, at age 57.1
- [S2793] The Union Democrat, 9 Jan 2014, Patricia (Parkos) Hall
July 16, 1956 — Jan. 3, 2014
Groveland resident Patricia (Parkos) Hall died Jan. 3 at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto. She was 57.
Mrs. Hall was born in Merced, the daughter of Laura Helen (Jensen) and John Dale Parkos.
She was a homemaker and settled in Groveland six years ago. She enjoyed sewing and antiquing.
Mrs. Hall was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her children, Lili Powell, of Groveland, Kara Izzo, of Anchorage, Alaska, and Emalee McCoy, of Jamestown; her siblings, John Parkos, of Florida, Chantil Davis and Kathleen Miles, both of Valdosta, Ga.; her grandchildren, Joshua Baker, of Anchorage, and Addison McCoy and Avery McCoy, both of Columbia.
A funeral was planned for noon today at Heuton Memorial Chapel, 400 S. Stewart St., Sonora.
Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
John J. Winkler Jr.
M, b. 7 May 1961, d. 26 February 2014
|Mother||Viola (Gaskill) Winkler b. 28 Mar 1941, d. 23 Nov 2006|
|Last Edited||10 Jul 2015|
John J. Winkler Jr. was born on 7 May 1961 at Fontana, San Bernardino Co., California.1,2 He was the son of Viola (Gaskill) Winkler. John J. Winkler Jr. died on 26 February 2014 at Modesto, Stanislaus Co., California, at age 52.2
He served in the US Army between 1979 and 1983.2
He served in the US Army between 1979 and 1983.2
- [S1] Unknown compiler.
- [S2794] Union Democrat, 14 March 2014, online, John Jay Winkler Jr.
May 7, 1961 — February 26, 2014
John Jay Winkler Jr., 52, of Groveland, passed away on Feb. 26 in Modesto.
Born on May 7, 1961 in Fontana, John was a masonry artisan and the owner of Winkler Masonry. He served in the U.S. Army from 1979 to 1983, and won awards for the “MacGyver-like” skills that he was well known for. John’s great sense of humor will be missed by all who knew him.
John had many interests, among those, hunting, fishing, NASCAR racing, tinkering with all things mechanical, his weekly Bible study, and most of all being surrounded by family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his first wife his parents and his brother.
He is survived by his wife, Regina M. Winkler; and his seven children and stepchildren, John J. Winkler III, Clint Christensen, Sheena A. Winkler, Christen A. Sanchez, Melissa S. Mecredy, Michelle T. Mecredy, Sara J. Mecredy; his 13 beloved grandchildren; his brother, David W. Winkler; cousin, Samuel J. Winkler; his uncle, Jay Gaskill and family; and all his good friends and their loving families.
A celebration of life and potluck will be held noon Saturday at The First Baptist Church on Wards Ferry Road, in Big Oak Flat.
Eaton Family Funeral Home handled the arrangements.
Robert Lawrence Johnson III
M, b. 20 March 1963, d. 11 April 2014
|Last Edited||6 Dec 2017|
- [S2795] Union Democrat, 14 March 2014, online, Robert Lawrence Johnson III
March 20, 1963 — April 11, 2014
My beloved husband went home to his loving Abba’s arms. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Johnson of Groveland; his children, Chaz Murdoch of Sonora, Robert Johnson III of Alamagorda, New Mexico, Randy Johnson and his wife Kaite and their son Robert of Joshua Tree, California and Brandy Johnson of Sonora. Good to us all and a true friend to many. We love you baby. R.I.P. Amen.
Mrs. Mary M. Huff
F, b. 26 November 1923, d. 10 March 2014
|Last Edited||23 Dec 2017|
- [S2796] Union Democrat, 20 March 2014, online, Mary M. Huff
Nov. 26, 1923 — March 10, 2014
Resident of San Jose and former resident of Pine Mountain Lake.
Retired from Memorex/Unisys Corporation. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends fishing and camping at New Melones and Don Pedro Lakes, golfing at Pine Mountain Lake and Twain Harte golf courses, dancing, playing bingo and bowling at Sonora Bowl.
She was preceded in death by Harry Huff Sr.
She is survived by children, Frank Tobias, of Toone, Tenn., Peg Geringer, of San Jose, Sandy (Ken) Steele, of Sonora, Chuck (Mary) Huff, of Brentwood, and Harry (Candi) Huff, of Jamestown.
Mary always had a smile on her face and was greatly loved by 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 22, at Oak Hill Memorial Park, Chapel of the Roses in San Jose.