Death Notices

Obituaries for Wednesday, Aug. 26

ALVAREZ — Gloria Alvarez, 44, of Fresno died Aug. 13. She was a homemaker. Visitation: 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 28 at Yost and Webb Funeral Home. Services pending.

AXT — Daniel Floyd Axt Jr., 27, of Clovis died Aug. 7. He was a skateboarder. Memorial: 2 p.m. Aug. 28 at Enrique Reade Family Funeral Home in Fowler.

BABA — Kathleen Ann Baba, 59, of Merced died Aug. 15. Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 26 at Stratford Evans Merced Funeral Home. Mass: 10 a.m. Aug. 27 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Burial: 1:30 p.m. Aug. 27 at Selma District Cemetery.

BANUELOS — Adele Banuelos, 69, of Fresno died Aug. 22. She was an employee for the IRS for 29 years. Visitation: 9:30 to 10 a.m. Aug. 28 at St. Helen’s Church. Rosary and Mass: 10 a.m. Aug. 28 at the church. Arrangements: Lisle Funeral Home.

BENARD — Webster Benard, 81, of Madera died Aug. 20. He was a retired U.S. postal clerk. Service: 1 p.m. Aug. 28 at Jay Chapel. Remembrance: Westside Christian Fellowship, 160 Dwyer St., Madera, CA 93637.

CAMPBELL — Cheryl Ann Campbell, 51, of Visalia died Aug. 22. She was a registered nurse. Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 28 at Salser and Dillard Funeral Chapel. Rosary: 7 p.m. Aug. 28 at the funeral chapel. Mass: 10 a.m. Aug. 29 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

CHATMAN — Bill Chatman, 84, of Fresno died Aug. 20. He was a construction worker. Graveside: 10 a.m. Aug. 28 at Mountain View Cemetery. Arrangements: Sterling & Smith Funeral Directors.

COOK-NUNAMAKER — Joyce Marie Cook-Nunamaker, 64, of Fresno died Aug. 18. She was a florist. No services will be held. Remembrances: Alzheimer’s Foundation of Central California, P.O. Box 3438, Fresno, CA 93650 or Twilight Haven, 1717 S. Winery Ave., Fresno, CA 93727. Arrangements: Stephens & Bean Chapel.

DANIELS — Willie Earl Daniels, 76, of Fresno died Aug. 18. He was a saw mill worker. Visitation: 3 to 7 p.m. Aug. 27 at Sterling & Smith Funeral Chapel. Celebration of Life: 10 a.m. Aug. 28 at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church.

DUARTE — David Rudolph Duarte, 74, of Visalia died Aug. 19. He was a concrete construction worker. Graveside: 11 a.m. Aug. 31 at Visalia District Cemetery Pavilion. Arrangements: Salser and Dillard Funeral Chapel.

FORRESTER — Mary Catherine Forrester, 89, of Madera died Aug. 24. She was a retired social worker for Madera County Department of Social Services. Private service. Remembrances: Alzheimer’s Foundation of Central California, 3313 N. Hilliard Lane, Fresno, CA 93726 or The American Cancer Society, 2222 W. Shaw Ave., Suite 201, Fresno, CA 93711. Arrangements: Jay Chapel.

GRANT — John G. Grant, 93, of Visalia died Aug. 24. He was a bartender. Private service. Arrangements: Salser and Dillard Funeral Chapel.

HOLMES — Odell Holmes Jr., 70, of Fresno died Aug. 22. He was a retired manufacturing machinist. No services will be held. Arrangements: Sterling & Smith Funeral Directors Inc.

IRWIN — Donald R. Irwin, 96, of Madera died Aug. 21. He was a retired upholsterer. Graveside: 11 a.m. Aug. 27 at Arbor Vitae Cemetery. Arrangements: Jay Chapel.

JOHNSON — Cindy Johnson, 58, of Fresno died Aug. 23. She was a business manager. No services will be held. Arrangements: Serenity Funeral Services.

MACK — Vince Duke Mack, 75, of Clovis died Aug. 14. He was a chemist. No services will be held. Arrangements: Affordable Direct Cremations in Fresno.

MARINO — Richard Lewis Marino, 59, of Fresno died Aug. 22. He was a director of operations for Gem Management Inc. Visitation: 10:45 to 11 a.m. Aug. 28 at St. Anthony of Padua. Mass: 11 a.m. Aug. 28 at the church. Arrangements: Chapel of the Light Funeral Home.

MAYNARD — Patricia Hayes Maynard, 80, of Fresno died Aug. 8. She was a marriage and family therapist. Memorial: 10 a.m. Aug. 27 at Salvation Army Citadel. Remembrance: Salvation Army, 1914 Fulton St., Fresno, CA 93721. Arrangements: Wildrose Chapel & Funeral Home.

NARBAITZ — Jo Ann Narbaitz, 76, of Firebaugh died Aug. 23. She was a school teacher at Firebaugh High for 42 years. Visitation: 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 26 at Fierro Family Funeral Home in Dos Palos. Rosary: 8 p.m. Aug. 26 at the funeral home. Mass: 10 a.m. Aug. 27 at St. Joseph Catholic Church.

PONCE — Rae Michelle Ponce, 47, of Kingsburg died Aug. 24. She was a horticulturist. Visitation: Noon to 6 p.m. Aug. 27 at Creighton Memorial Chapel. Rosary: 7 p.m. Aug. 27 at Holy Family Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Aug. 28 at the church.

RIOS — Andrea Rios, 31, of Clovis died Aug. 18. She was an employee for the state of California. Mass: 10 a.m. Aug. 27 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. Arrangements: Clovis Funeral Chapel.

RIOS — Rogelio E. Rios, 32, of Sacramento, formerly of Fresno, died Aug. 17. He was an employee of Morpho Trust. Mass: 10 a.m. Aug. 27 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. Arrangements: Clovis Funeral Chapel.

RODMAN — Charles Rodman, 86, of Fresno died Aug. 22. He was an insurance broker. No services will be held. Arrangements: Serenity Funeral Services.

SEAY — JoAnne Seay, 78, of Fresno died Aug. 23. She was a retired probate examiner. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

SMITH — Frieda Marie Smith, 84, of Fresno died Aug. 21. She was a supervisor in wholesale clothing. Services to be held at a later date. Remembrances: Central California S.P.C.A. Animal Shelter, 103 S. Hughes Ave., Fresno, CA 93706 or Fresno Rescue Mission, P.O. Box 1422, Fresno, CA 93716. Arrangements: Stephens & Bean Chapel.

SNOW — Harold Dean Snow, 66, of Kingsburg died Aug. 19. He was a self-employed handyman. Graveside: 10 a.m. Aug. 28 at Smith Mountain Cemetery. Remembrances: Kingsburg Cancer Volunteers, P.O. Box 26, Kingsburg, CA 93631 or American Legion Post 19, Vietnam Memorial Wall Fund, c/o Rabo Bank Attention: Laura Quiroz, 130 E. Tulare St., Dinuba, CA 93618. Arrangements: Dopkins Funeral Chapel in Dinuba.

URRABAZO — Rolando Urrabazo, 57, of Placerville, formerly of Fresno, died Aug. 20. He was a computer engineer. Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 26 at Sterling & Smith Funeral Chapel. Rosary: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 26 at the funeral chapel. Mass: 9 a.m. Aug. 27 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church.

VARNER — Granville Junior Varner, 73, of Fresno died Aug. 21. He was a retired switchman for Southern Pacific Railroad. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

WEBB — Lorene Webb, 82, of Oakhurst died Aug. 24. She was an insurance underwriter. Private service. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

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