Death Notices: March 28 to April 3
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Francisco Alvarez Cruz, 88, of Tracy, died Tuesday at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital. Services will be Monday, beginning with visitation from 9 to 11 a.m. at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., followed immediately by a rosary. A prayer service will begin at noon, and burial will follow in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. An online guest book can be signed at

Richey Herrera, 74, a Tracy resident and Buttonwillow native, died Saturday in Tracy. A memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. Monday at First United Methodist Church of Tracy, 1610 East St. Arrangements will be handled by Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., and an online guest book can be signed at

Kentwood Fuselier Jr., 76, a retired criminal investigator for Fresno County, died Friday at Tracy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A celebration of his life will take place at a later date.

Yukio Sasaki, 92, a Tracy resident, died March 22 in Tracy. At his request, all services will be private. Arrangements will be handled by Cherokee Memorial Park & Funeral Home, and an online guest book can be signed at In lieu of flowers, the family prefers contributions in Mr. Sasaki’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.

• 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 Questions concerning paid obituaries should be directed to the retail advertising department at 830-4260. 


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