Obituaries for Sunday, June 29

FresnoJune 28, 2014 

AGUAYO — Alex Aguayo, 52, of Clovis died June 21. He was a janitor. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Monday at Clovis Funeral Chapel.

BATTISTE — Joey Lemar Battiste, 30, of Fresno died June 22. Visitation: 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Service Inc. Chapel. Service: 1 p.m. Thursday at the chapel.

BENDER — Tanya B. Bender, 70, of Fresno died Wednesday. She was a homemaker. Service: 1 p.m. Wednesday at Boice Funeral Home in Clovis.

BROWN — Patricia Louise Brown, 72, of Riverdale died Tuesday. She was a beautician. Visitation: 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Wallin's Riverdale Funeral Home. Graveside: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Fresno Memorial Gardens in Fresno.

CERVANTES — Maria Cervantes, 69, of Clovis died Wednesday. She was a cook. Visitation: 1 to 4 p.m. today at Clovis Funeral Chapel. Service: 10 a.m. Monday at the chapel.

CHRISTENSEN — Laura Marie Christensen, 88, of Fresno died Thursday. She was a homemaker. Visitation: 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Wildrose Chapel & Funeral Home. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Thursday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3375 W. Sierra Ave. in Fresno.

COOKS — Titus Stephen Lee Cooks, infant, of Fresno died June 22. He was the son of Tiffany Sellers and Dion Cooks. Service: 11 a.m. Monday at Providence Baptist Church. Arrangements: Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Service Inc.

CORKERY — Kathe Maria Corkery, 89, of Clovis died Friday. She was an accountant at Bekins Moving & Storage. No services will be held. Remembrance: Hinds Hospice, 2490 W. Shaw Ave., Suite 101, Fresno, CA 93711. Arrangements: Yost & Webb Funeral Home in Fresno.

DeHARO — Paula DeHaro, 67, of Fresno died June 22. She was a homemaker. Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Chapel of the Light Funeral Home. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

DELGADILLO — Gloria Delgadillo, 63, of Fresno died Thursday. She was an agricultural worker. No services will be held. Arrangements: Affordable Direct Cremations Clovis.

DHILLON — Trisha Marie Dhillon, 83, of Sanger died June 22. She was a nurse. Graveside: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Sanger District Cemetery. Remembrance: Calvary Fellowship Church Building Fund, 737 Church Ave., Sanger, CA 93657. Arrangements: Tinkler Funeral Chapel & Crematory in Fresno.

EMLER — Richard Emler, 91, of Fresno died Wednesday. He was an insurance broker. Memorial: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Veterans Memorial Building in Clovis. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

FELLOWS — Patty Jane Fellows, 78, of Clovis died Monday. She was a registered nurse. Visitation: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at Stephens & Bean Chapel in Fresno. Service: 10 a.m. Monday at the chapel. Remembrance: United Way of Fresno County — Foster Care Children, 4949 E. Kings Canyon Road, Fresno, CA 93727.

FIELDS — Ardena Mae Fields, 72, of Fresno died Friday. She was a homemaker. Graveside: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Fresno Memorial Gardens. Arrangements: Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Service Inc.

GIPSON — Dixie Lee Gipson, 83, of Fresno died Wednesday. She was a nursing assistant. No services will be held. Arrangements: Yost & Webb Funeral Home.

HANCOCK — Jeremy Ray Hancock, 31, of Clovis died June 20. He was a flooring installer for Magic Carpets. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. July 8 at New Covenant Community Church. Arrangements: Farewell Funeral Service-Fresno.

HERNANDEZ — Carmen Cabrera Hernandez, 89, of Mendota died Thursday. She was a homemaker. Visitation: 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Chapel of the Light Funeral Home in Fresno. Rosary and Funeral Liturgy: 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

HIGGINBOTHAM — Ruth Maureen Higginbotham, 80, of Clovis died Monday. She was a marketing representative for Oregon Mutual Insurance Co. Memorial: 11 a.m. Thursday at Bufe Karraker Chapel at Northwest Church. Remembrance: Northwest Church, 5415 N. West Ave., Fresno, CA 93711. Arrangements: Farewell Funeral Service-Fresno.

HOLLAND — Harold Keith Holland, 62, of Fresno died Tuesday. He was a delivery driver for UPS for 30 years. Memorial: 5 p.m. July 12 at Wildwood Park. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

HUDSON — Hazel Hudson, 97, of Clovis died Wednesday. She was a homemaker. Visitation: 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Boice Funeral Home. Service: 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Remembrance: Donor's favorite charity.

JOHNSON — Kathy Mae Johnson, 59, of Hanford died June 15. She was a secretary. Visitation: 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Service Inc. Chapel. Service: 11 a.m. Thursday at Calvary Christian Center.

KELLY — Charles Odell Kelly, 81, of Madera died June 22. He was a retired railroad engineer for Southern Pacific Railroad. Visitation: 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Jay Chapel. Service: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church in Madera. Graveside: 9 a.m. Thursday at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Gustine. Remembrance: The American Cancer Society, 2222 W. Shaw Ave., Suite 201, Fresno, CA 93711.

MARTINEZ — Clementina Martinez, 54, of Madera died June 18. She was a cook. Visitation: 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Smith Manor Grace Chapel. Rosary: 7 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Joachim's Catholic Church.

MENDOZA — Lupe R. Mendoza, 78, of Kingsburg died Thursday. She was a fruit sorter for Del Monte Corp. Visitation: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Creighton Memorial Chapel. Service: 1 p.m. Thursday at the chapel.

MOORE — Larry Maxwell Moore, 70, of Fresno died June 11. He was a truck driver. Graveside: 12:30 p.m. July 11 at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery. Arrangements: Chapel of the Light Funeral Home.

MURRAY — Frank Murray, 68, of Fresno died Wednesday. He was a U.S. Navy retiree. Graveside: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery. Arrangements: Stephens & Bean Chapel.

NASCIMENTO — Leonard Albert Nascimento, 86, of Madera died June 21. He was a mechanic. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California in Fresno.

PRESTON — Keith A. Preston, 58, of Fresno died Tuesday. He was a sign technician. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

SMITH — Paul Lawrence Smith, 65, of Fresno died June 20. He was a truck driver for the Salvation Army. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Cremation Society of Central California.

STAGE — Sandra Lea Stage, 72, of Visalia died Tuesday. She was a bookkeeper. Private service. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California in Fresno.

SUE — Dick Sue, 96, of Fresno died Tuesday. He was a parks and recreation worker for the city of Fresno. Private service. Remembrance: Oasis Adult Day Center, 3845 N. Clark St., Suite 201, Fresno, CA 93726. Arrangements: Stephens & Bean Chapel.

 

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