Death Notices: June 13 to 19
Jun 17, 2014 | 2988 views | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Lucilia B. Avila, 87, a 16-year Tracy resident, died Monday at her home with her family around her. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 24, at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave. Burial will follow in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 1 to 7 p.m. Sunday, June 22, including recitation of a rosary at 5 p.m., at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave. Visitation will also be observed from noon to 5 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. A guest book can be viewed online at www.frymemorialchapel.com.

Leroy Hawkins Jr., 60, a lifelong Tracy resident, died after a long illness Saturday at his home with his family around him. Services will be conducted from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, June 19, at Parkview Cemetery, 3661 French Camp Road, in Manteca.

Alberto Ramos, 92, a Tracy resident since 1980, died June 12 in Manteca. A Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 19, at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 505 E. North St., in Manteca. Visitation will be observed from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, at P.L. Fry & Son’s chapel, 290 N. Union Road, in Manteca, followed immediately by a rosary and celebration of life. Burial will be in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. An online guest book can be signed at www.plfryandson.com.

Albert Cordova, 66, a lifelong Tracy resident and Vietnam veteran, died June 11. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 18, at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave. Visitation begins at 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 17, at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., and a rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. An online guest book can be viewed at www.frymemorialchapel.com.

Bobby Downs, 53, a Tracy native and former Heinz employee, died June 10 in Tracy. A celebration of life will begin at 11:30 a.m. Monday, June 23, at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave. Burial will follow in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed beginning at 9:30 a.m. Monday. To view an online guest book, visit www.frymemorialchapel.com.

Nancy Edna Cabral, 77, of Manteca, mother of Tracy residents Daniel Cabral and Pamela Vaughn, died June 10 at her home from complications of cancer. A memorial will begin 11 a.m. Friday, June 20, at Cornerstone Christian Community Church in Manteca, officiated by Scott Hoag, pastor. Memorial contributions may be sent to the church, 17900 Comconex Road, Manteca, CA 95336 (www.cornerstone-cc.com).

Terrie Lee Woodard, 56, of Madera, a Tracy native, died June 2. She had been dealing with heart problems for some time. The family is planning a celebration of her life at a later date at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 505 E. North St., in Manteca. Memorial contributions may be sent to Smith Manor Grace Chapel, 801 E. Yosemite Ave., Madera, CA 93638 (smithmanorgracechapel.com).

• 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.

Comments
(0)
Comments-icon Post a Comment
No Comments Yet


We encourage readers to share online comments in this forum, but please keep them respectful and constructive. This is not a space for personal attacks, libelous statements, profanity or racist slurs. Comments that stray from the topic of the story or are found to contain abusive language are subject to removal at the Press’ discretion, and the writer responsible will be subject to being blocked from making further comments and have their past comments deleted. Readers may report inappropriate comments by e-mailing the editor at tpnews@tracypress.com.