Death Notices: March 14 to 20
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Lezlie A. Brown, 62, of Tracy, retired food services director for Jefferson Elementary School District, died Monday from complications of cancer. Services will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. A private reception will follow. Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., is handling arrangements, and an online guest book can be viewed at www.frymemorialchapel.com. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mrs. Brown’s name may be sent to the cancer department at UCSF Medical Center, https://makeagift.ucsf.edu.

Arturo “Art” Cabral, 55, of Tracy, died Saturday in a Walnut Creek hospital. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave. Burial will be private. Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., is handling arrangements. Contributions in Mr. Cabral’s name may be sent to St. Bernard’s Ministry for the Sick & Homebound, 163 W. Eaton Ave., Tracy, CA 95376; or to UCSF Foundation, Connie Frank Transplant Center, P.O. Box 45339, San Francisco, CA 94145.

Egidio Lopes Martins, 77, a Tracy resident who had worked 20 years in the dairy industry, died Friday at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Thursday at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave., with burial to follow in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., followed immediately by a vigil. Contributions in Mr. Martins’ name may be sent to St. Bernard’s Catholic Church Building Fund, 163 W. Eaton Ave, Tracy, CA 95376.

Beatriz Iluminada Sanchez, a former Tracy resident, died March 12 in Santa Clara. She was 55. Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., is handling arrangements. An online guest book can be viewed at www.frymemorialchapel.com.

Josephine M. “Jay” Correia, 89, a 38-year Tracy resident, died March 7 at New Hope care center. Memorial services will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave. Burial will follow in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road.

• Death Notices briefly announces recent deaths of past and present Tracy residents, as well as people with local ties. Individual notices for people who lived or worked in Tracy or Mountain House, including photographs and lists of survivors, are published in the Tracy Press print edition and posted online each Friday as a courtesy to readers. This page is updated throughout the week as information is received. For information, call the Tracy Press copy desk at 835-3030 or email tpourtown@tracypress.com. Questions concerning paid obituaries should be directed to the retail advertising department at 830-4260. 

 
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