Death Notices

Obituaries for Sunday, June 5

BITLER — William David Bitler, 63, of Madera died June 1. He was a cashier for Whirlwind Car Wash-Chevron. Visitation: 1 to 7 p.m. June 8 at Lisle Funeral Home in Fresno. Service: 7 p.m. June 8 at the funeral home.

BITTER — Martha Henrietta Bitter, 95, of Fresno died June 2. She was a homemaker. Visitation: 3 to 7 p.m. June 7 at Lisle Funeral Home. Graveside: 11 a.m. June 8 at Fresno Memorial Gardens.

BROWN — Wanda O. Brown, 78, of Selma died May 30. She was an agricultural grader. Graveside: 10 a.m. June 10 at Exeter Cemetery. Arrangements: Farewell-Page Funeral Chapel.

COLUCCI — Norma Lee Colucci, 88, of Fresno died June 1. She was a vineyard farmer. Services pending. Remembrance: Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central California, 351 W. Cromwell Ave., Fresno, CA 93711. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

CONTRERAS — Moises Vasquez Contreras, 94, of Kingsburg died May 29. He was a farm laborer. Rosary: 7 p.m. June 9 at Holy Family Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. June 10 at the church. Arrangements: Creighton Memorial Chapel.

COURSON — Pamela Jane Courson, 63, of Clovis died May 23. She was a data entry specialist. No services will be held. Arrangements: Edward A. Cooper Cremation Society Inc. in Fresno.

DANIELS — Cecilia I. Daniels, 72, of Sacramento, formerly of Fresno, died May 26. She was a Wells Fargo Bank manager for 35 years. Service: 11 a.m. June 8 at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Sacramento. Arrangements: Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Service Inc.

ELAM — Jerry “Bucky” Elam, 50, of Fowler died June 28. He was a construction worker. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. June 8 at Farewell-Page Funeral Chapel in Selma. No services will be held.

EVERITT — Jackie Mae Everitt, 78, of Kingsburg died May 30. She was a correctional officer. No services will be held. Arrangements: Creighton Memorial Chapel.

FERGUSON — Sheldon Wayne Ferguson, 52, of Fresno died May 31. He was a journeyman carpenter in commercial construction for 30 years. Graveside: noon June 8 at Clovis Cemetery. Memorial: 1 p.m. June 8 at New Hope Community Church in Clovis. Arrangements: Boice Funeral Home in Clovis.

GONZALEZ — Genoveva Gonzalez, 85, of Fresno died May 31. She was a machinist for Champion Auto Parts for 20 years. Visitation: 9 to 10 a.m. June 6 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Rosary: 7 p.m. June 7 at Lisle Funeral Home. Mass: 10 a.m. June 8 at the church.

GUISTO — Velma Jean Guisto, 86, of Clovis died May 31. She was a Twin Gables meeting hall general partner for 38 years. Visitation: 1 to 7 p.m. June 8 at Boice Funeral Home. Mass: 10 a.m. June 9 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Remembrances: Easter Seals Central California, 9010 Soquel Drive, Aptos, CA 95003 or donor’s favorite charity.

HASSLER — Mark Eugene Hassler, 64, of Squaw Valley died May 28. He was an auto parts salesman. Private service. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California in Fresno.

JOHNSON — Willie J. Johnson, 72, of Fresno died May 20. He was a custodian. No services will be held. Arrangements: Edward A. Cooper Cremation Society Inc.

JOHNSTON — Donald William Johnston, 76, of Fresno died May 11. He was a manager at Mini Storage. No services will be held. Arrangements: Cremation Society of Central California.

LEHR — Phyllis Hubbard Lehr, 98, of Merced died May 27. She was a homemaker. Private service. Remembrance: Valley Public Radio at kvpr.org, 2589 Alluvial Ave., Clovis, CA 93611. Arrangements: Boice Funeral Home.

LOPEZ — Jose Angel Lopez, 84, of Parlier died May 19. He was a farm laborer. Visitation: 4 to 8 p.m. June 5 at Thomas Marcom Funeral Home. Rosary: 6 p.m. June 5 at the funeral home. Mass: 9 a.m. June 6 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

MARSH — Quannah Kay Marsh, 62, of Traver died May 31. She was a homemaker. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Hadley-Marcom Funeral Chapel in Visalia.

NUNEZ — Jim P. Nunez, 84, of Kingsburg died May 30. He was a church deacon. Visitation: 5:30 to 7 p.m. June 7 at Holy Family Catholic Church. Rosary: 7 p.m. June 7 at the church. Mass: 10 a.m. June 8 at the church. Arrangements: Creighton Memorial Chapel.

OSTLER — Laura Anne Ostler, 86, of Fresno died June 2. She was a homemaker. Services to be held at a later date. Remembrance: New Covenant Community Church, 1744 E. Nees, Fresno, CA 93720. Arrangements: Stephens & Bean Chapel.

PADILLA — Josephine Padilla, 87, of Sanger died May 31. She was a homemaker. Visitation: 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. June 7 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 828 O St. Rosary: 9:30 a.m. June 7 at the church. Mass: 10 a.m. June 7 at the church. Arrangements: Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel.

POE — Catherine A. Poe, 84, of Kingsburg died May 27. She was an AT&T telephone operator. Memorial: 11 a.m. June 6 at Kingsburg Community Church. Arrangements: Creighton Memorial Chapel.

RODRIGUEZ — Ricardo Lechuga Rodriguez, 74, of Fresno died May 30. He was a retired oil exploration engineer. Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. June 7 at Lisle Funeral Home. Rosary: 7 p.m. June 7 at the funeral home. Mass: 10:30 a.m. June 8 at St. John’s Cathedral.

SANCHEZ — Francisco Alberto Sanchez, 53, of Fresno died May 31. He was a gardener for 20 years. Visitation: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. June 7 at Chapel of the Light Funeral Home. Rosary: 7 p.m. June 7 at the funeral home. Mass: 10 a.m. June 8 at Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe.

TESNEAR — Barbara Annette Tesnear, 57, of Madera died June 2. She was a certified nursing assistant. Graveside: 10 a.m. June 6 at Arbor Vitae Cemetery. Arrangements: Jay Chapel.

VIERRA — Kerry Lynn Vierra, 61, of Fresno died May 28. She was a school bus driver. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Neptune Society of Central California.

WALKER — Larry R. Walker, 68, of Clovis died May 23. He was a general contractor for 20 years. Memorial: 11 a.m. June 9 at Boice Funeral Home. Remembrance: Autism Society of America Central California Chapter, P.O. Box 13213, Fresno, CA 93794.

WILLIAMS-FLORES — Jewel Williams-Flores, 62, of Fresno died May 26. She was an administrator and owner of NIA Healthcare. Services to be held at a later date. Arrangements: Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Service Inc.

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