Death Notices: Nov. 15 to 21
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John G. Vasquez Sr., 85, a trucker and longtime Tracy resident, died Sunday, Nov. 17, at his home. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave., followed by burial in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave. A vigil service will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Contributions in Mr. Vasquez’s name may be sent to St. Bernard’s Catholic Church Building Fund, 163 W. Eaton Ave., Tracy, CA 95376.

Brian Douglas Jojo, 42, a Tracy High School graduate, and his wife, Kristine Jojo, 38, were both killed in a head-on car crash Oct. 30 near Oroville, where they lived. A local memorial service will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at his parents' home, 16261 W. Redondo Drive.

• 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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