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MODESTO BEE, San Joaquin Valley,  California
Serving Stanislaus, San Joaquin, Merced, Mariposa and Tuolumne Counties

Oklahoma-related Obituaries
Contributed by Alice Rickel [email protected]
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STARK - Harmon Co.
April 22, 1943 - May 6, 1999

Glenda Gay Stark, 56, of Jamestown died Thursday at her home.
Mrs Stark was a native of Hollis, Okla. She lived in Jamestown 16 years. She was a bartender for 20 years, including many years at Mountain Springs Country Club.
She is survived by her children, Steven Nelms, Ralenda Nelms and Malissa Rae; mother, Viola Himes of Okla,; brothers, Bud Gregory and Ge Gregory; sisters, Brenda Fay, Okla, and Linda Kay, Okla; and three grandchildren.
A funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday at Christian Heights Assembly of God Church, Sonora. Burial will follow at Mountain Shadow Cemetery, Sonora. No visitation. Heuton Memorial Chapel, Sonora in charge of arrangements.


RICHISON
December 10, 1909 - May 7, 1999

Roy Marvin Richison, 89, of Stockton died Friday at St Joseph's Hospital.
Mr Richison was a native of Oklahoma. He lived in Stockton four years and previously lived in Tracy 50 years. He retired in 1975 after a 28-year career with Holly Sugar. He was a member of Tracy Community Church, Tracy.
He is survived by his children, Naomi , Mildred, Robert, Roy and Shiela; two brothers; 10 half brothers; and 14 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be conducted at 10 a.m. today at Hotchkiss Mortuary, Tracy. Burial will follow at Tracy Public Cemetery, Tracy. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. today at the mortuary.
Remembrances may be made to Tracy Community Church, 1790 Sequoia Blvd, Tracy 95376.


DANIELS - Pittsburg Co.
May 18, 1932 - May 10, 1999

Monroe "M.D." Daniels, 66, of Modesto died Monday at Memorial Medical Center.
Mr Daniels was a native of Carbon, Okla. He lived in Modesto 48 years. He was an employee of E&J Gallo Winery for 41 years. He was an Army veteran, serving from 1954 to 1955; he was in heavy weapons infantry.
He is survived by his wife, Wanda; children, Larry, Oklahoma, Gary and Connie; brothers, Carl Walker, Donald Walker, and Jerry Walker; and five grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Lakewood Funeral Home, Hughson.

SNODGRASS - Oklahoma Co.
August 15, 1947 - May 10, 1999

Jerry Donn Snodgrass, 51, of Turlock died Monday at Dameron Hospital, Stockton.
Mr Snodgrass was a native of Oklahoma City. He lived in Turlock a few months and previously lived in Ceres since 1995. He was a pastor of the Assembly of God Church for 20 years; his last church was Northridge Assembly of God Church, Ceres. Also, he was on the Oklahoma City police force for 6 1/2 years. He was an Air Force veteran, serving from 1965 to 1968.
He is survived by his wife, Shelley ; children, Sara and Joshua; and brothers, George and Wayne Snodgrass, Okla.
A funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at Neighborhood Church, Modesto. Burial will be at Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson. Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. Thursday at Salas Brothers Funeral Chapel, Modesto.


DORMAN - Ottawa Co.
May 19, 1920 - May 16, 1999

Wilburn Lee Dorman, 78, of Ceres died Sunday at his home.
Mr Dorman was a native of Afton, Okla. He lived in Stanislaus County 48 years. He had retired after a career as an auto mechanic for Curt & Bill Hughes and Alfred Matthews. He had been a heavy equipment operator for the Civilian Conservation Corps in Oklahoma & Wyoming, and was a Navy veteran of World War II.
He is survived by his wife, Eula; children, Sondra and Debra; and two grandchildren.
Private services, Eaton Family Funeral & Cremation Service, Modesto, in charge of arrangements.
Remembrances may be made to Community Hospice, 601 McHenry Ave, Suite C, Modesto 95350.

FOREST
November 7, 1907 - May 16, 1999

Gertrude Forest, 91, of Oakdale died Sunday at Valley View Care Center, Riverbank.
Mrs Forest was a native of Oklahoma. She lived in Oakdale 28 years. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Sierra Baptist Church.
She is survived by her children, Bobbye, Etta and T.J. Newcomb; brothers, Herman Hand and Kenneth Hand; and 18 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Oaklawn Memorial Park, Oakdale. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Oakdale Memorial Chapel.

JUMP - McIntosh Co.
March 31, 1902 - May 16, 1999

Anna K Jump, 97, of Modesto died Sunday at Hy-Lond Convalescent Hospital.
Mrs Jump was a native of Fame, Okla. She lived in Waterford and then Modesto 34 years and was a homemaker.
She is survived by her children, Bessie Woods and William F Knight, Jr.; sisters, Mabel and Helen; and 11 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Ceres Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the McHenry Chapel of Franklin & Downs, Modesto.
Remembrances may be make to Community Hospice, 601 McHenry Ave, Modesto 95350.


REECE - Caddo Co.
July 8, 1921 - May 17, 1999

Elmer R Reece, 77, of Ripon died Monday at Doctors Medical Center, Modesto.
Mr Reece was a native of Hinton, Okla. He lived in Ripon 46 years. He was a contract carrier for the Modesto Bee 27 years. He was a member of the First Congregational Church of Ripon.
He is survived by his wife, Alberta L; children, Randy Reece, Daniel Prater and Robert Prater, Pamela, Larry Prater and Michael H Prater and David Prater; brother, Harold L Reece of Valley Home; and 22 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson, followed by a memorial service at 4 p.m. at First Congregational Church, Ripon. Deegan Ripon Memorial Chapel in charge of arrangements.
Remembrances may be made to First Congregational Church, Memorial Fund, 137 N. Elm Ave, Ripon 95366.


HIETT
October 5, 1904 - June 1, 1999

Orville Leon Hiett, 94, of Waterford died Tuesday at his home.
Mr Hiett was a native of Oklahoma. He lived in Waterford 27 years. He was a foreman with Arrowhead Towel for 25 years.
He is survived by his wife, Nora; children, Franklin, Sandra , Linda and Marilyn; stepson, Robert Haley; brother, Gene Hiett; sister, Geneva Lang; and 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Private services. Lakewood Funeral Home, Hughson, in charge of arrangements.

MAYBERRY - Okfuskee Co.
May 13, 1935 - June 1, 1999

Richard Lee Mayberry, 64, of Oroville died Tuesday.
Mr Mayberry was a native of Okemah, Okla. He lived in Oroville 30 years and previously lived in Delhi where he grew up and attended school. He was a truck driver for 42 years; he last worked for Soper-Wheeler.
He is survived by his wife, Millie; children, Jim , Stan, Leroy and David; sister, Nova Howlett ; and nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
A funeral will be conducted at 10 a.m. today at Scheer Memorial Chapel, Oroville. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, Oroville.


SMITH - Pontotoc Co.
January 11, 1922 - June 2, 1999

Doris Lillian Smith, 77, of Patterson died Wednesday at Turlock Rehabilitation Center.
Mrs Smith was a native of Ada, Okla. She lived in Patterson 15 years. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Nazarene Church of Modesto.
She is survived by her children, David, Bobby, Charlotte and Bonnie; sisters, Betty Wolf , Mae Moll and Inez Crain; and 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hillview Funeral Chapel, Patterson. Burial will be at Patterson District Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Chapel.
Remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society, 350 Alhambra Blvd, Sacramento 95816.


ADKINS - LeFlore Co.
April 118, 1927 - June 7, 1999

Leslie Adkins, 72, of Ceres died Monday at English Oaks Convalescent Hospital, Modesto.
Mr Adkins was a native of Panama, Okla. He lived in Ceres 29 years. He was an employee of Tri Valley Growers; he was a maintenance man. He was a member of the Pentecostal Church.
He is survived by his brother, Damon Adkins; sisters, Beulah Murray, Lucille Cogburn and Ivel Byrum.
A memorial service will begin at 10 a.m. Monday at the Ceres Chapel of Franklin & Downs. A funeral will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the chapel. Burial will follow at Dos Palos Cemetery, Dos Palos. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the chapel.


PATTERSON
March 21, 1921 - June 10, 1999

Loyd "Pat" Patterson, 78, of Tracy died June 10 at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital.
Mr Patterson was a native of Oklahoma. He lived in Tracy 33 years. He was an employee of the California Department of Corrections; he had been superintendent of Deuel Vocational Institution. He was a past president of the Tracy Golf Club. He was a former member of the Rotary Club. He was a Navy veteran of World War II.
He is survived by his wife, Jean Patterson of Tracy; children, Mikel Moore of Sacramento and Gary Harding of West Point; brothers, Dwayne Herndon of Oklahoma and Robert Herndon of Texas; sister, Norma Kiester of Yucaipa; and two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Fry Memorial Chapel in charge of arrangements.

SANDERS
March 2, 1915 - June 10, 1999

Westbrooks Harrison Sanders, 84, of Modesto died Thursday at Scenic Circle Care Center.
Mr Sanders was a native of Pauls Valley, Okla. He lived in Modesto 61 years. He owned a janitorial service.
He is survived by his brother, Raymond Sanders of Modesto.
Private services. Salas Brothers Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.


ALLEN - Cimarron Co.
April 5, 1923 - June 11, 1999

Jesse "Gene" Allen Sr, 76, of Modesto died Friday at Doctors Medical Center.
Mr Allen was a native of Keota, Okla. He lived in Stanislaus County 30 years. He was a clerk at Davis Grocery and also was a general laborer. He was an Army veteran of World War II; he served in Normandy. He was awarded the Silver Star.
He is survived by his wire, Sarah Ann; children Jon, Steven, Van, Dan, Lavinia "Sue", Kathy, Patti and Kimberly; stepchildren, David Burdett, Vicky, Tammy, Deannaand Alice; sister, Ruby, Kan.; and 37 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Tuolumne Garden, Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Lakewood Funeral Home, Hughson.


ANDERSON - Garvin Co.
December 19, 1927 - June 12, 1999

Lorene "Rene" Anderson, 71, of Sonora died Saturday at Sonora Community Hospital.
Mrs Anderson was a native of Lindsay, Okla. She lived in Sonora 30 years. She was a homemaker.
She is survived by her daughter, Judy; stepchildren, Peter Anderson and Iris Anderson and Jo; sisters, Rozelle, Mary and Linda; and 10 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mountain Shadow Cemetery. A gathering will follow at rotary Park. Visitation will be from noon to 6 p.m. today at Terzich & Wilson Funeral Home.

MAXWELL - LeFlore Co.
December 25, 1919 - June 12, 1999

William Henry Maxwell, 79, of Modesto died Sunday at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, Livermore.
Mr Maxwell was a native of Spiro, Okla. He lived in Modesto 31 years. He was a truck driver with Moreno Bros. Trucking for 20 years. He was a member of the Amber Lights citizens band radio club, the Channel Blazers and Bumm Truckers. He was an Army Air Corps veteran.
He is survived by his children, Sallie Ann Wumkes and Claudette Moreno, both of Modesto; brother, Sidney Maxwell of Oklahoma; sisters, Hester Brewer of Oklahoma and Ozella England of Modesto; and six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday a Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Lakewood Funeral Home, Hughson.

LEBOW - Grady Co.
February 3, 1910 - June 12, 1999

Ella Clyde Lebow, 89, of Copperopolis died June 12 at Sonora Community Hospital.
Mrs Lebow was a native of Napels, Okla. She lived in Copperopolis two years.
She had a 30-year career with the government as a museum curator.
Services were held in Rapid City, S.D. Heuton Memorial Chapel, Sonora, in charge of arrangements.


BARNES - Creek Co.
June 15, 1914 - June 13, 1999

Walter E Barnes, 84, of Los Banos died Sunday.
Mr Barnes was a native of Drumright, Okla. He lived in Los Banos 22 years. He was a grocery clerk at Co-Op Food Stores for 30 years. He was a longtime member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows.
He is survived by his wife, Deborah Barnes of Los Banos; son, Randy Barnes of Los Banos; and one grandchild.
A funeral will be conducted at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Whitehurst Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow at Los Banos District Cemetery. No visitation.

BAILEY - Muskogee Co.
October 23, 1912 - June 15, 1999

Lucille Bailey, 86, or Modesto died Tuesday at San Luis Convalescent Hospital, Newman.
Mrs Bailey was a native of Porum, Okla. She lived in Newman two months and previously in Modesto 21 years. She was a secretary in the banking industry.
She is survived by her son, Buddy Howerton.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St Stanislaus Catholic Cemetery. Cunningham's Affordable Burial & Cremation Centers in charge of arrangements.


ASHER
August 20, 1936 - June 14, 1999

Corean Asher , 62, of Merced died Monday at her home.
Mrs Asher was a native of Oklahoma. She lived in Merced 19 years. She was a 27-year employee of the Bank of America; she was a loan officer. She was a volunteer for Hinds Hospice and the Merced County Area Agency on Aging. She was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church. She was a Bible study teacher with the Merced Rescue Mission.
She is survived by her children, Karen Asher of Merced, Frank Asher of Washington, D.C., and Steve Asher of Fresno; sisters, Helen Johnson of Oklahoma and Laverna Flowers of Lumberton, Miss; and four grandchildren.
A funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at the Merced Chapel of Ivers & Alcorn. Burial will follow at Merced District Cemetery. No visitation.


IKENBERRY - Okfuskee Co.
September 20, 1926 - June 15, 1999

Christine Ikenberry, 72, of Modesto died Tuesday at Memorial Medical Center.
Mrs Ikenberry was a native of Weleetka, Okla. She lived in Modesto 58 years. She was a homemaker. Also, she was an employee of Tillie Lewis Foods and assisted at Loomis Modesto Floral. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Oakdale.
She is survived by her husband, Edwin Ikenberry of Modesto; children, Ron Ikenberry of Modesto and Sharon Ikenberry of Salida; and two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Colonial Chapel of Franklin & Downs. Burial will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today at the chapel.


LOWRY - Caddo Co.
September 27, 1915 - June 17, 1999

Virgil Wayne Lowry, 83, of Modesto died Thursday at Memorial Medical Center.
Mr Lowry was a native of Anadarko, Okla. He lived in Modesto 35 years. He built and owned various motels; the Apex Lodge in Modesto was the last one he built. He belonged to Calvary Baptist Church and the Modesto Progressive Bridge Club.
He is survived by his sisters, Thelma Moore and Mary Jane Pierce of Okla.;
A funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Calvary Baptist Church.
Burial will be at Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Salas Brothers Funeral Chapel.
Remembrances may be made to the Modesto Gospel Mission, 1400 Yosemite Blvd, Modesto 95355.


WEST - Okla. Co.
May 18, 1955 - June 18, 1999

Allen L West, 44, of Riverbank died Friday at the University of California Medical Center, San Francisco.
Mr West was a native of Oklahoma City. He lived in Riverbank nine years. He was a trust manager for National Family Service. He was a member of Liberty Baptist Church. He was an Army veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Jo Ellen West of Riverbank; children, Jason West and Leslie West, both of Modesto; parents, Adrian West of Riverbank Joan Whitlock of Eureka; and brothers, Mike Meyer of Modesto, and Randall West and Rick Meyer, both of Riverbank.
Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery, Oklahoma City. Deegan Funeral Chapel, Escalon, in charge of arrangements.
Remembrances may be made to the American Liver Foundation of Northern California, 870 Market St, Suite 1048, San Francisco 94102.


CAMPBELL - Wagoner Co.
Feb. 19, 1922 - June 19, 1999

Cecil Eugene Campbell, 77, of Delhi died Saturday at Brandel Manor Convalescent Hospital, Turlock.
Mr Campbell was a native of Stonebluff, Okla. He lived in Delhi 27 years. He was a member of Free Pentecostal Church, Delhi.
He is survived by his wife, Sylvia; children, Cecilia, Judy, Karen, and Cecil ; brothers, Harvey Campbell, Paul Campbell and Herman Campbell; sisters, Virginia, Opal, Clarion and Lola; and seven grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday at Turlock Memorial Park, Turlock. Allen Mortuary, Turlock in charge of arrangements.

HOLLY - Harmon Co.
April 24, 1907 - June 19, 1999

Clyde H Holly, 92, of Manteca died Saturday at Doctors Hospital.
Mr Holly was a native of Hollis, Okla. He lived in Manteca 29 years. He was active in North Side Church of Christ.
He is survived by his wife, Nodie; children, Max and LaVonna; sister, Hazel; and seven grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 14 great-great-grandchildren.
Burial will be at Park View Cemetery. P.L. Fry & Son Chapel in charge of arrangements.


LYON - Carter Co.
August 10, 1956 - June 20, 1999

Sondra Lee Lyon, 42, of Los Banos died Sunday at Memorial Hospital.
Mrs Lyon was a native of Ardmore, Okla. She lived in Los Banos a year. She was a teacher for 20 years, she taught at Miano Elementary School for a year.
She is survived by her husband, Timothy K; children, Sarah, and Rebecca and Derek; parents, Harold and Nelda Sollars; and sisters, Anna, Sharon and Carol.
A funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at St Michael's United Methodist Church, Lake Havasu City. Burial will follow at Lake Havasu Memorial Gardens, Lake Havasu City. No visitation. Whitehurst Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.


EVANS
Dec. 27, 1935 - June 21, 1999

Louise Evans, 63, of Turlock died Monday at Brandel Manor Convalescent Hospital.
Mrs. Evans was a native of Oklahoma. She lived in Turlock 46 years. She was a homemaker.
She is survived by her children, Hattie and Cathy.
Mc Henry Chapel of Franklin & Downs, Modesto, in charge of arrangements.

FLACK
April 14, 1925 - June 21, 1999

Barbara Mae Flack, 74, of Modesto died Monday at Doctors Medical Center.
Mrs Flack was a native of Oklahoma. She lived in Modesto seven years. She was a homemaker.
She is survived by her children, Violet, Claudia, Della, Frances, and Eddie ; and seven grandchildren.
Evins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.


VANCE - Wagoner Co.
May 3, 1932 - June 22, 1999

John Ellis Vance, 67, of Modesto died Tuesday at home.
Mr Vance was a native of Calera, Okla. He lived in Modesto 61 years. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War.
He is survived by his wife, Elaine; children, John, Johnny Lee, John, Jack, Tula, Tim, Brenda, Tina and Patricia; brothers, Donald Vance, Carol, Tom, Locklin, and Kenneth; sisters, Beaulah and Zenita, and Betty; and 20 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday at Ceres Memorial Park, Ceres. Eaton Family Funeral & Cremation Service in charge of arrangements.

COCKRUM - Craig Co.
Nov. 27, 1938 - June 22, 1999

Eula Mae Cockrum, 60, of Turlock died Tuesday at Emanuel Medical Center.
Mrs Cockrum was a native of Vinta, Okla. She lived in Turlock 48 years. She was a homemaker. She belonged to the Cherokee of Northern California Club. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church, Hilmar.
She is survived by her husband, Robert; children, Eric, Mike and Stacy; brothers, Delbert and J.D.MARTAIN; sisters, Juanita and Linda; and seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Allen Mortuary of Turlock in charge of arrangements.


GRAHAM
March 10, 1920 - June 23, 1999

Eugene M Graham, 79, of Modesto died Wednesday at Sunrise Elm Haven Care Facility, Stockton.
Mr Graham was a native of Oklahoma. He lived in Modesto 12 years. He had a 38-year career as a plumber. He was an Army veteran, serving from 1941-45 in the Army Air Forces. He received the American Defense Service Medal,
European - African Medal, Middle Eastern Campaign Medal and the Distinguished Unit Badge. He had a 50-year membership in a military service organization.
He is survived by his son, Doug; and sisters, Lorene and Louise.
Private services, Lakewood Funeral Home, Hughson, in charge of arrangements.


Russell Holmes - Tulsa Co.
Sept. 9, 1926 - June 24, 1999

Russell Holmes, 72, of Modesto died Thursday at Memorial Medical Center.
Mr Holmes was a native of Broken Arrow, Okla. He lived in Modesto 16 years. He was a carpenter.
He is survived by his wife, Dora; children, Sandra, Sandra, Gary, Michael, Jackson, Carolyn, Peggy, Allen and Maryann; stepchildren, Joe and Jeanette; brothers, J.D. and Bill; sisters, Jeanette and Peggy; and many grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.
Colonial Chapel of Franklin & Downs in charge of arrangements.
Remembrances may be made to the American Heart Association, 1765 Challenge Way, Suite 115, Sacramento, 95815.

JOHNSON
July 13, 1910 - June 24, 1999

Bertie Martin Johnson, 88, of Bakersfield died Thursday at San Joaquin Community Hospital.
Mrs Johnson was a native of Oklahoma. She had lived in Bakersfield since 1991 and previously lived in Los Banos 54 years. She was a homemaker. Also, se had worked as a waitress and vocational nurse.
She is survived by her children, Leon, James, Richard, Wanda, LaVada and Genevieve; brother, C.L. Farrar; and 18 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.
Burial will be at Los Banos District Cemetery, Los Banos. Whitehurst Funeral Cahpel, Los Banos, in charge of arrangements.


YOUNG
August 24, 1916 – June 9, 1999
Albanette C. Young, 82, of Ceres died June 9 at Crestwood Manor, Modesto. Mrs Young was a native of Prague, Okla. She lived in Ceres 48 years. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the western Bohemian Fraternal Association. She was a 50 year member of Order of the Eastern Star. She was a member of the United Methodist Church. She was also a veteran of the Women’s Arm Corps, serving in 1943. She is survived by her son, Vernon; brother, George Cerny; and two grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A graveside service will be conducted Tuesday at Fresno Memorial Gardens, Fresno. Salas Brothers Funeral Chapel, Modesto, in charge of arrangements.


LUMLEY
May 12, 1922 – June 25, 1999
Roy E Lumley, 77, of Modesto died Friday at his home. Mr. Lumley was a native of Oklahoma. He lived in Modesto 18 years. He was a maintenance mechanic for 35 years. He belonged to the Teamsters Union. He was a veteran of World War II. He is survived by his wife, Dolores and sister Lucille. A vigil will be conducted today at Machado’s Hillside Chapel, Hayward. A funeral will be conducted Thursday at the chapel. Burial will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Hayward. Remembrances may be made to Community Hospice, 601 McHenry, Modesto, 95350.

MUNOZ
April 14, 1930 – June 25, 1999
Francisco Pete Munoz Sr., 69, of Riverbank died Friday at Memorial Medical Center, Modesto. Mr Munoz was a native of Ridgeway, Okla. He lived in Riverbank 2 years and in Escalon 20 years. He was a cannery worker for 5 years. He had also worked in railroad construction for 14 years; he belonged to the railroad union, Washington. He is survived by his children; Frank, Eddie, Maria, Barbara, Cynthia, Patsey and Betty; brother Frank; sisters, Maria, Anatolia, Francisco and Josefina; 24 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. A vigil will be conducted Wednesday. A Mass will be said Thursday at St. Frances of Rome Catholic Church. Burial will follow at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Escalon.


WOMACK
January 22, 1917 – June 27, 1999
Dapheton Ira "Dick" Womack, 82, of Modesto died Sunday at Doctors Medical Center, Modesto. Mr Womack was a native of Oklahoma. He lived in Modesto 64 years. He formerly owned Modesto Auto Brokers. He is survived by his children, Ray Fred, Shirley and Larry; sister, Joyce and 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Private services were conducted. Cunningham’s Affordable Burial & Cremation Centers in charge of arrangements.


CHANDLER
October 29, 1924 – June 30, 1999
Willadeen C Chandler, 74, of Turlock died Wednesday at Doctors Medical Center, Modesto. Mrs Chandler was a native of McAlester, Okla. She lived in Stanislaus County 50 years. She was a clerk at Doctors Medical Center, Modesto, for 17 years. She is survived by her husband, Percy E; children Robert R, Robin J, Lori and Corwin C; stepchildren David and Gwynne; and 11 grandchildren. A funeral will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Lakewood Funeral Home, Hughson. Burial will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson. Remembrances may be made to Community Hospice, 601 McHenry Ave., Modesto, CA 95350.


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