Death Notices: Jan. 11 to 17
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• Longtime Tracy resident Edith Gertrude Boyle,, who worked 10 years in distribution at the Tracy Press, died Sunday, Jan. 13, at Tracy Convalescent & Rehabilitation Center. She was 89. Graveside services will begin at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, at Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave.

Dr. Henry W. Mohr, 86, a retired optometrist and longtime Mason, died Friday, Jan. 11, at his Tracy home following a brief illness. A funeral service will begin at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Mount Oso Masonic Lodge, 1601 Tracy Blvd. Burial will follow in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 9 to 11 a.m. that same day at Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave. Contributions in Dr. Mohr’s name may be sent to Shriners Hospital for Children, 2425 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95817 or

• Tracy native Sharon Aileen (Sisson) Silveira, 52, of Pryor, Okla., died Jan. 7 in Oklahoma City, Okla. No services are planned. Arrangements for cremation will be handled by Key Funeral Home, 10 S. Rowe St., in Pryor, Okla.

• Death Notices is a column that briefly announces deaths of past and present Tracy residents, as well as people with local ties. Individual notices for people who have lived or worked in Tracy or Mountain House, including photographs and lists of survivors, are published in the Tracy Press print edition and posted to this website each Friday as a courtesy to readers. This column is updated throughout the week as information is received. For information, call the Tracy Press copy desk at 830-4280 or email Questions concerning paid obituaries should be directed to the retail advertising department at 830-4260.

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