Death Notices

Johnny R. Allen, 63, of Mountain Ranch, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 22, at his home. Arrangements are entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Elizabeth J. Stephens, 64, of Copperopolis, passed away at Sonora Senior Living on Saturday, September 4, 2021. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Wayne R. Gray, 71, of Copperopolis, passed away on Monday, Sept. 6, 2021, at Adventist Health Sonora. Arrangements are entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Betty J. Miller, 81, of Copperopolis, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021, at her home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com.

Zachary Luchetti, 47, of Murphys, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021, at his home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com.

Lois J. Will, 87, of Copperopolis, passed away on July 30, 2021. Her celebration of life is on August 21 at 2 p.m. in San Ramon. Contact Louise Lee at leefamilyof4@gmail.com for questions.

Sofia Dominguez, 99, of Angels Camp, passed away on July 27, 2021, at her home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com.

Judith K. McNeil, 78, of Copperopolis, passed away on July 20, 2021, at Adventist Health Sonora. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service. www.sierracremationservice.com.

Jesse Alvarez, 70, of Avery, passed away on July 20, 2021, at his home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com.

Eleanor Lawrence Peterson, 93, of Mokelumne Hill, passed away on July 5, 2021. A celebration of life memorial will be held at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in San Andreas.

George Allen, 80, of West Point, passed away on July 10, 2021, at his home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com.

Daniel Rau, 70, of Mountain Ranch, passed away on July 2, 2021, at Amador Residential Care in Jackson. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com.

Patricia Joan Mantei, of Camp Connell, went to be with her Lord on May 12, 2021. Celebration of Life June 19, 2021, 10 a.m., Chapel in the Pines, Arnold. (209) 795-1064. Full obituary and details about Pat’s memorial services at: sunsetlawn.chapelofthechimes.com/obituaries/Patricia-Mantei

Claire H. Milne, 94, of Stockton, passed away on June 5, 2021, in Copperopolis. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Ross Highland, 54, of Arnold, passed away on May 15, 2021, at his home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Charles Moler, 69, of Valley Springs, passed away on May 5, 2021, at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Stockton. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Susan Robinson, 66, of Arnold, passed away on May 3, 2021, at her home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Joseph F. Frankina, 81, of Camp Connell, passed away on Wed., April 7, 2021, at his home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service – Calaveras.

Bill Burton, 95, of San Andreas, passed away on March 19, 2021. Celebration of Life: Monday, March 29, 2021, at 3 p.m., Pickle Patch, San Andreas.

Terry Mendes, 71, of Copperopolis, passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2021, at her home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service – Calaveras.

Gennifer Sloniker, 49, of Pioneer, passed away on Monday, March 1, 2021, at her home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service – Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Roger Coale, 65, of Murphys, passed away on Friday, March 5, 2021, at his home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service – Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Nicholas E. Smith, 75, of Angels Camp, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, at his home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service – Calaveras. www.sierracremationservice.com

Lois J. Moler, 79, of Valley Springs, passed away on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021, at Kaiser Foundation Hospital in Modesto. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service – Calaveras.

Kevin M. Von Aspern, 71, of Murphys, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, at Mark Twain Medical Center in San Andreas. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service – Calaveras.

William “Jack” Kuhn, 71, of Arnold, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, at his home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service. www.sierracbs.com

James “Jimmy” Jones, 54, of Murphys, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021 at his home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service - Calaveras.

Annette Von Aspern, 77, of San Andreas, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021 at Avalon Health Care. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service. www.sierracbs.com

Margaret Ann Fuente passed away at the age of 79. She was a resident of Calaveras County since 1972. She is survived by daughters, Ranae Sisto, Michelle Erbeck and Annette S. No memorial service is planned at this time.

Richard A. Hebard, 91, of Copperopolis, passed away on Dec. 22, 2020, at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service. www.sierracbs.com

Lynda S. Mihlinich-McMath, 59, of Murphys, passed away on Dec. 26, 2020, at her residence. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service. www.sierracbs.com

Melinda A. Carter Cox, 46, of Angels Camp, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, at her home. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation & Burial Service.

Johnnie D. Deskins, 81 of Copperopolis, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020 at his residence. Arrangements entrusted to Sierra Cremation and Burial Service.

Joseph Frederick Romano, passed away at 66 on Aug. 29, 2020. He is survived by his kids, Whitney and Tara Romano. A memorial service will be held on Dec. 21, 2020 in The Fruit Yard in Modesto.

Faith Lorraine Roberts passed away at 94 years old on June 9, 2020. She was a resident of Murphys. She is survived by her son Joe Roberts and her daughter, Marguerite Wobschall.

Gary Odell Parks from Valley Springs passed away at 60 on June 8. He was born on April 12, 1960. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Parks, sons, Gary and Brandon Parks, and siblings, Angie Clevenger, Bill Parks, and Joann Parks.

Marlynn Mae Blake, “Bill” or “Bo,” passed away at 87. She was a resident of Hathaway Pines for 67 years. She is survived by her husband, William; and four sons, William Randal, John DeWitt, Don Aaron and Thomas Andrew. An Eastern Star Memorial will be planned at a later date in Murphys.

Service will be held Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at 1 p.m., at Ebbetts Pass Fire District Station 1, 1037 Blagen Road in Arnold. Please RSVP to epfd@epfd.org.

Death Notices/Life Tributes Policy

Death Notices

Death notices are published in the Enterprise for current and recent residents of Calaveras County, at no charge to families. 

Life Tributes

For families who wish to print expanded tributes to loved ones using their own words, The Enterprise offers Life Tributes. These are paid articles and photos. 

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