Death Notices

Obituaries for Sunday, Feb. 28

ALVAREZ — Rafael Alvarez, 87, of Fresno died Feb. 20. He was a landscaper. Service: 10 a.m. Feb. 29 at Clovis Funeral Chapel.

ARCHULETA — Addie Juanita Archuleta, 83, of Kerman died Feb. 21. She was a teacher’s aide in translations. Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 29 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Rosary: 7 p.m. Feb. 29 at the church. Mass: 10 a.m. March 1 at the church. Graveside: 11:30 a.m. March 1 at St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery. Arrangements: Palm Memorial Kerman Chapel.

ARZATE — Modesta C. Arzate, 86, of Santa Ana, formerly of Fresno, died Feb. 24. She was a retired secretary for the planning department of the city of Fresno. Visitation: 2 to 8 p.m. Feb. 29 at Jay Chapel in Madera. Rosary: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 29 at the funeral home. Mass: 10:30 a.m. March 1 at St. John’s Cathedral. Remembrance: Ronald McDonald House, 9161 Randall Way, Madera, CA 93636.

CASERTO — Anna May Caserto, 90, of Fresno died Feb. 25. She was a retired grocery clerk. Visitation: 3 to 7 p.m. March 1 at Lisle Funeral Home. Graveside: 11 a.m. March 2 at Mountain View Cemetery.

DAVIS — Morris Lee Davis, 77, of Madera died Feb. 23. He was a minister. Visitation: 1 to 4 p.m. March 2 at Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Chapel. Service: 11 a.m. March 3 at the church. Wake: 6 p.m. March 2 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church.

DELSID — Diana Delsid, 61, of Fresno died Feb. 24. She was a housekeeper for 20 years. Visitation: 4 to 6 p.m. March 3 at Whitehurst, Sullivan, Burns & Blair Funeral Home. Rosary: 6 p.m. March 3 at the funeral home. Graveside: 10:30 a.m. March 4 at Belmont Memorial Park.

ELIZONDO — Ertudio Gallegos Elizondo, 80, of Sanger died Feb. 22. He was a welder. Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 29 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 12050 E. North Ave. Rosary: 6 p.m. Feb. 29 at the church. Mass: 9 a.m. March 1 at the church. Arrangements: Sunset Funeral Services.

FOSTER — Carol Louise Foster, 70, of North Fork died Feb. 14. She was a nurse. Private service. Arrangements: Sterling & Smith Funeral Directors Inc.

GAI — Dennis Z. Gai, 65, of Kingsburg died Feb. 25. He was an owner/operator of a trucking company. Service: 10 a.m. March 2 at Kingsburg Community Church. Arrangements: Creighton Memorial Chapel.

HOWARD — Vergie Mae Howard, 93, of Fresno died Feb. 24. She was a housekeeper. Visitation: 1 to 5 p.m. March 3 at Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Chapel. Service: 10 a.m. March 4 at the chapel.

IKEDA — Kikuye Ikeda, 94, of Clovis died Feb. 18. She was a homemaker. Memorial: 11 a.m. April 9 at United Japanese Christian Church. Arrangements: Lisle Funeral Home.

JENNISON — Alexander Robert Jennison, 22, of Fresno died Feb. 20. He was an animal shelter worker for the SPCA. Memorial: 11 a.m. March 3 at Memorial United Methodist Church of Clovis. Remembrances: SPCA, 103 S. Hughes, Fresno, CA 93706; or Memorial United Methodist Church of Clovis, 1726 Pollasky Ave., Clovis, CA 93612. Arrangements: Whitehurst, Sullivan, Burns & Blair Funeral Home.

JONES — Anthony Leon Jones, 38, of Fresno died Jan. 23. He was a general laborer. Visitation: 2 to 6 p.m. Feb. 29 at Sterling & Smith Funeral Chapel. Celebration of Life: 11 a.m. March 1 at the funeral home.

JORDAN — Dollie Leona Jordan, 90, of McMinnville, Oregon, formerly of Clovis, died Feb. 18. She was a cannery food processor for 30 years. Visitation: 1 to 5 p.m. March 2 at Boice Funeral Home. Service: 11 a.m. March 3 at the funeral home.

KIM — Dexter Harksung Kim, 64, of Visalia died Feb. 21. He was a branch manager of an agricultural rubber & plastic manufacturing company. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Cremation Society of Central California.

MAYER — Gene Riley Mayer, 58, of Fresno died Feb. 23. He was a videographer. Services pending. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

NELSON — Jean Elizabeth Nelson, 86, of Madera died Feb. 25. She was an owner and operator of Frosty Drive-In. Graveside: 1 p.m. March 1 at Arbor Vitae Cemetery. Arrangements: Jay Chapel.

RICHMAN — Vickie Lynn Richman, 66, of Fresno died Feb. 21. She was a homemaker for 39 years. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Wildrose Chapel & Funeral Home.

SAKAGUCHI — Kiyoko Ruby Sakaguchi, 95, of Woodlake died Feb. 24. She was a homemaker. Services to be held at a later date. Remembrance: Kaweah Delta Hospice, 900 W. Oak Ave., Visalia, CA 93291.

SAKAMOTO — Norman Shigeru Sakamoto, 84, of Fresno died Feb. 20. He was an aeronautical engineer. Visitation: 3 to 8 p.m. March 4 at Dopkins Funeral Chapel in Dinuba. Service: 11 a.m. March 5 at the Dinuba chapel. Arrangements: Dopkins Reedley Funeral Chapel.

TAULA — Feauai Taula Jr., 81, of Fresno died Feb. 4. He was a welder. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Reade and Sons Funeral Home.

TONG — Eugene Tong, 80, of Fresno died Feb. 22. He was a retired teacher. Memorial: 2 p.m. March 5 at New Beginnings Community Baptist Church. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

VALENZUELA — Ernestina Garcia Valenzuela, 72, of Mendota died Feb. 24. She was a homemaker. Service: 10 a.m. March 1 at Kerman Covenant Church. Remembrance: Christian Life Tabernacle, P.O. Box 592, Mendota, CA 93640. Arrangements: Stephens & Bean Chapel.

VALENZUELA — Manuel Valenzuela, 99, of Fresno died Feb. 24. He was a farm laborer for 60 years. Visitation: 9 to 10 a.m. March 1 at Chapel of the Light. Service: 10 a.m. March 1 at the chapel.

VALLIANT — Dorothy Jean Valliant, 70, of Fresno died Feb. 6. She was a homemaker. Private service. Arrangements: Reade and Sons Funeral Home.

WINNING — Rodney Clair Winning, 83, of Fresno died Jan. 21. He was a retired purchasing director for Community Regional Medical Center. No services will be held. Remembrances: Cat House on the Kings, www.cathouseonthekings.com, 7120 S. Kings River Road, Parlier, CA 93648; or Valley Animal Center, www.valleyanimal.org, 3834 N. Hayston Ave., Fresno, CA 93726. Arrangements: Wildrose Chapel & Funeral Home.

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