Fresno Obituaries

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  • Friday Jan 23 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Gardening: Ita s time to prune big-leaf hydrangeas

    The common recommendation for pruning mophead and lacecap hydrangeas growing in warm climates is to prune them after bloom. But in our climate with short, mild winters, there may not be much of an "after bloom" time.

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  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Obituaries for Thursday, Jan. 22

    Daniel James Allen, 62, of Fresno died Jan. 4. He was a truck driver. Private service.

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  • Thursday Jan 15 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Wounded Fresno girl fought for life after gang shooting

    Services for Marina Talamantez, the 16-year-old girl mortally wounded in her home Nov. 30 by a shot fired from outside by a gang member. Marina died Jan. 2. "Mom, I want to help you get us out of the 'hood," she would tell her mother, Renee Talamantez, at the home they shared with seven siblings on College Avenue near Belmont Avenue, a gritty neighborhood in central Fresno with a high crime rate and a strong gang presence.

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  • Thursday Jan 15 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Wounded Fresno girl fought for life after gang shooting

    Services for Marina Talamantez, the 16-year-old girl mortally wounded in her home Nov. 30 by a shot fired from outside by a gang member. Marina died Jan. 2. "Mom, I want to help you get us out of the 'hood," she would tell her mother, Renee Talamantez, at the home they shared with seven siblings on College Avenue near Belmont Avenue, a gritty neighborhood in central Fresno with a high crime rate and a strong gang presence.

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  • Thursday Jan 15 | via The Fresno Bee 

    New rape charges point to controversial trial for Fr...

    The Fresno County District Attorney's Office moved forward Thursday with its plan to try Eddie Ricky Neal on rape charges from a 2001 case - though he already faces a death sentence for the 1985 rape and killing of a Fresno girl. The trial, scheduled for March 9 in Superior Court, will pose problems, lawyers said, because Nealy's conviction in 2013 for raping and killing 14-year-old Jody Lynn Wolfe was highly publicized.

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  • Tuesday Jan 13 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Obituaries for Wednesday, Jan. 14

    Helen Hedwig Blais, 95, of Fresno died Jan. 10. She was a homemaker. Memorial: 1 p.m. Jan. 15 at Whitehurst, Sullivan, Burns & Blair Funeral Home.

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  • Saturday Jan 10 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Former Fresno Council member Les Kimber has died

    Les Kimber was one of the main speakers during the March Program of the 28th annual Fresno Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration 2012.

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  • Friday Jan 9 | via Herald-Citizen 

    Leon DeLozier

    Leon Thomas DeLozier died on New Year's Day 2015, at the age of 94. He and his wife of 64 years had recently moved to Fresno, Calif., to live close to their children and grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, Mary Jean DeLozier, now of Fresno, Calif., and his children, Thomas Montgomery DeLozier and wife Jane of Sebastopol, Calif., and Celia Dawn DeLozier of Fresno, Calif.; as well as his five grandchildren, Elizabeth, Sandy; Justine, Serge and Raphael; his brother's children, Martin DeLozier and Valerie Maner and their families of East Tennessee.

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  • Thursday Jan 8 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Obituaries for Friday, Jan. 9

    Mario Paul Amicarelli, 87, of Clovis died Jan. 6. He was a floor supervisor for pallet construction. Visitation: 1 to 5 p.m. Jan. 11 at Boice Funeral Home.

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  • Tuesday Jan 6 | via Visalia Times-Delta 

    Dressel, Ethel

    Ethel Dressel Ethel Robson Dressel was born in Bridgewater, Vermont on November 29, 1920 to John and Lucy Thorburn. She moved to California in 1963 and settled in Visalia in 1973.

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  • Tuesday Jan 6 | via Florida Today 

    Vernon Gregory

    Mr. Gregory was born in Fresno, California, was a resident of Brevard County for 28 years and worked as an Aerospace Quality Engineer.

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  • Monday Jan 5 | via Visalia Times-Delta 

    Rasico, Jaxston Anderson

    Jaxston Anderson Rasico Our sweet baby boy Jaxston was born on December 14, 2014 in Fresno, California and was taken from us just 12 days later on December 26, 2014. We had the privilege to fall in love with him and watch him return to our Heavenly Father.

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  • Monday Jan 5 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Obituaries for Tuesday, Jan. 6

    Trinidad "Triny" Barboza, 95, of Mendota died Jan. 2. He was a business owner. Rosary: 6 p.m. Jan. 9 at Whitehurst, Sullivan, Burns & Blair Funeral Home.

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  • Sunday Jan 4 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Obituaries for Monday, Jan. 5

    James Stewart McHugh, 70, of Exeter died Dec. 21. He was a welder. Memorial: 2 p.m. Jan. 8 at Exeter District Cemetery.

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  • Wednesday Dec 31 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Obituaries for Thursday, Jan. 1

    Visitation: 2 to 6 p.m. Jan. 2 at Cherished Memories Memorial Chapel. Service: 1 p.m. Jan. 3 at Pearly Grove Baptist Church.

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  • Tuesday Dec 30 | via Copper Basin News 

    Mike 'Viejo' T. Arriola

    Mike "Viejo" T. Arriola, 76, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, in Mesa, Ariz. Mike was born in Bisbee, Ariz., to father, Epitacio Arriola and mother, Dolores Tarrori Arriola.

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  • Monday Dec 29 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Corcoran teen, Fresno woman IDa d as victims killed ...

    An Amtrak train passenger took this photo of the aftermath of an incident in which a woman walking along tracks in northwest Fresno was struck by the train Sunday, Dec. 28 A 17-year-old Corcoran girl was identified by the Kings County Coroner as being one of the two people killed by Amtrak trains Sunday. The second death, involving a Fresno woman, was ruled a suicide.

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  • Sunday Dec 28 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Amtrak trains kill women in Fresno, Corcoran

    One accident happened in northwest Fresno around 11:40 a.m. Train 712 operating from Oakland to Bakersfield hit and killed a woman walking along the railroad tracks Fresno police Sgt. Clayton Smith said the woman, who has not been identified, was around 25-35 years old and suspected to be homeless or transient.

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  • Sunday Dec 28 | via KMPH-TV Fresno 

    Officials: Death not tied to truck crash into home

    Authorities say a 93-year-old hospice patient who died after a pickup truck crashed through a Philadelphia-area home near the bed where she was lying succumbed from natural causes. Authorities say a 93-year-old hospice patient who died after a pickup truck crashed through a Philadelphia-area home near the bed where she was lying succumbed from natural causes.

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  • Saturday Dec 27 | via KMPH-TV Fresno 

    Arizona police officer, suspect killed in shootout

    Thousands of people were expected to attend the funeral of a New York City police officer shot to death along with his partner one week ago in a brazen daylight ambush that shook the city and put an end to... Thousands of police officers from across the nation packed a church and spilled onto streets Saturday to honor Officer Rafael Ramos as a devoted family man, aspiring chaplain and hero, though an air of unrest surrounding... A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of vandalizing the Islamic Cultural Center of Fresno on Christmas day, causing investigators at first to suspect a hate crime, police said Saturday.

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