Death Notices

Obituaries for Wednesday, March 2

AGUILAR — Kenneth Aguilar, 33, of Selma died Feb. 20. He was a laborer. Visitation: 4 to 8 p.m. March 2 at Thomas Robinson Funeral Home. Rosary: 6 p.m. March 2 at the funeral home. Mass: 9 a.m. March 3 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

CAGE — Aramentha Massey Cage, 90, of Fresno died Feb. 26. She was a hairdresser. Visitation: 2 to 6 p.m. March 3 at Sterling & Smith Funeral Chapel. Graveside: 2 p.m. March 4 at Mt. View Cemetery.

CARDENAS — Raymundo Molgado Cardenas, 79, of Sanger died Feb. 25. He was a building and construction foreman. Mass: 1 p.m. March 4 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 828 O St. Arrangements: Chapel of the Light Funeral Home.

CHAMBERLAIN — Charles Donald Chamberlain, 95, of Laton died Feb. 29. He was a farmer for 75 years. Graveside: 1 p.m. March 4 at Oak Grove Cemetery. Remembrance: Valley Christian Home, 511 E. Malone St., Hanford, CA 93230. Arrangements: Farewell Funeral Service.

CHURNING — Robert Ray Churning, 85, of Fresno died Feb. 12. He was a retired truck driver for 28 years. Memorial: 10 a.m. March 9 at Lisle Funeral Home.

COMER — Clayton Kermit Comer, 91, of Fresno died Feb. 29. He was the founder of Courtesy Moving Company. Visitation: 2 to 7 p.m. March 8 at Stephens and Bean Funeral Chapel. Service: 10 a.m. March 9 at the funeral home. Remembrance: St. Agnes Medical Center, 1303 E. Herndon Ave., Fresno, CA 93720.

DIAZ — Mario R. Diaz, 64, of Fresno died Feb. 22. He was a security guard. Visitation: 10 a.m. to noon March 3 at Sterling & Smith Funeral Chapel. Celebration of Life: noon March 3 at the funeral home. Graveside: 11:30 a.m. March 4 at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Santa Nella.

FAM — Farid H. Fam, 79, of Fresno died Jan. 29. He was a medical doctor for 30 years. Memorial: 11 a.m. March 4 at Northwest Church. Remembrances: Hinds Hospice, 2490 W. Shaw Ave., Suite 101, Fresno, CA 93711 or Valley Teen Ranch, 2610 W. Shaw Lane, Suite 105, Fresno, CA 93711.

FUJIOKA — Glenn Takeo Fujioka, 74, of Reedley died Feb. 18. He was an employee in heavy duty truck and trailer parts sales. Private service. Arrangements: Cairns Funeral Home.

GARCIA — Joe Henry Garcia, 76, of Fresno died Feb. 20. He was a plasterer for 55 years. Rosary and Mass of Christian Burial: 11 a.m. March 4 at St. Anthony of Padua, Guadalupe Chapel. Arrangements: Farewell Funeral Service.

GARCIA — Zurylisa Rene Garcia, 8, of Fresno died Feb. 27. She was a student at Roeding Elementary School and the daughter of Jessica Garcia. Celebration of Life: 11 a.m. March 3 at Blackbeard’s Family Fun Center. Remembrance: UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital, c/o Pediatric Oncology Department, P.O. Box 45339, San Francisco, CA 94145. Arrangements: Chapel of the Light Funeral Home.

GILLIO — Eldora A. Gillio, 88, of Hanford died Feb. 24. She was a business owner. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

HARDY — Janiah Jai’Yell Hardy, infant, of Fresno died Feb. 24. She was the daughter of Ronyell and Jeremiah Hardy. Service: 10 a.m. March 5 at Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Chapel.

HUEBERT — James B. Huebert, 80, of Fresno died Feb. 17. He was a box maker. Memorial: 11 a.m. March 4 at Grace Community Church in Sanger. Arrangements: Wallin’s Sanger Funeral Home.

KIRKEGAARD — Patricia Ann Kirkegaard, 88, of Fresno died Feb. 19. She was an artist. Graveside: 1:30 p.m. Feb. 6 at Belmont Memorial Park. Remembrance: Fresno Art Museum, 2233 N. First St., Fresno, CA 93703. Arrangements: Stephens & Bean Chapel.

KOUNDAKJIAN — Rosine Koundakjian, 83, of Fresno died Feb. 23. She was a teacher. Service: 10:30 a.m. March 4 at Holy Trinity Armenian Apostolic Church. Arrangements: Yost and Webb Funeral Home.

LONGACRE — Lorraine Alethe Longacre, 96, of Visalia died Feb. 24. She was a retired sales clerk for JC Penney. Services were held. Arrangements: Lisle Funeral Home.

MacLEAN — Archibald MacLean, 89, of Fresno died Feb. 29. He was a vice president of a packing company. Services pending. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

MEHRTEN — William R. Mehrten, 68, of Exeter died Feb. 12. He was a vice president of Ag Loans. Celebration of Life: noon March 19 at Exeter Historical Museum. Arrangements: Smith Family Chapel.

NELSON — Clyde Lee Nelson, 71, of Chowchilla died Feb. 23. He was a retired transport driver. Visitation: 9 to 11 a.m. March 4 at Jay Chapel. Service: 11 a.m. March 4 at the funeral home.

ORTIZ — Hugo Octavio Ortiz, 43, of Sanger died Feb. 26. He was an assistant manager. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. March 3 at Farewell-Page Funeral Chapel in Selma. Service: Noon March 4 at Valley Life Community Church in Selma.

SCHUMANN — Lois R. Schumann, 96, of Visalia died Feb. 21. She was a school teacher. Memorial: 1 p.m. March 5 at Evans Miller Guinn Exeter Chapel.

SPRAY — Ron Jay Spray, 60, of Reedley died Feb. 13. He was a mechanic. Graveside: 2 p.m. March 3 at Smith Mountain Cemetery. Arrangements: Dopkins Chapel.

STEELE — Robert Joseph Steele, 93, of Clovis died Feb. 28. He worked in the human resources office at Pacific Gas & Electric Co. for 40 years. Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. March 3 at Whitehurst, Sullivan, Burns & Blair Funeral Home. Rosary: 11 a.m. March 4 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Mass: 11:30 a.m. March 4 at the church. Remembrances: Hinds Hospice, 2490 W. Shaw Ave., Suite 101, Fresno, CA 93711 or Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School, 929 Harvard Ave., Clovis, CA 93612.

TAYLOR — David James Taylor, 38, of Fresno died Feb. 17. He was a customer service representative. Services were held. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

YASUHIRA — Setsu Sue Yasuhira, 92, of Fresno died Feb. 10. She was a retired bookkeeper for a paper company for 10 years. Memorial: 11 a.m. March 5 at Lisle Funeral Home.

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