Death Notices: Jan. 4 to 10
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Conchita “Kiki” Miller, 6, died Monday, Jan. 7, at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford. A celebration of life for the Poet Christian School first-grader will begin at 10 a.m. Jan. 18 at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave. Burial will follow in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed beginning at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, at the funeral home, with a rosary and vigil service at 7 p.m. A guest book can be found at www.frymemorialchapel.com.

James W. Thompson, 72, a retired Southern Pacific brakeman-conductor, died Monday, Jan. 7, at his Tracy home. Graveside services will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, at Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., is handling arrangements. Contributions in Mr. Thompson’s name may be sent to Hospice of San Joaquin, 3888 Pacific Ave., Stockton, CA 95204.

Eric “Rick” Wendelin Sr., 56, died Sunday, Jan. 6, at his Tracy home. A chapel service will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., followed by burial in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at the funeral home. A guest book can be found at www.frymemorialchapel.com. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mr. Wendelin’s name may be sent to The Lupus Foundation of Northern California, 2365 N. First St., Ste. 211, San Jose, CA 95134-2032.

Mario Anama Jacinto, 56, a United Parcel Service employee, died Sunday, Jan. 6, at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital. Visitation will be observed from noon to 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14, and from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave. Services at Tracy Mausoleum, 8842 W. Schulte Road, will begin at 1 p.m. Tuesday.

• Longtime Tracy resident Richard Franklin Overall Sr., 97, a retired SP engineer, died Saturday, Jan. 5, in Abilene, Texas. A funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., followed by burial alongside his wife and son in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, at the funeral home. An online guest book can be found at www.frymemorialchapel.com.

Angelo Pereat, 80, a 13-year resident of Tracy, died Friday, Jan. 4, at Tracy Convalescent & Rehabilitation Center. Services will begin at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, at Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., followed by burial in Tracy Cemetery, 501 W. Schulte Road. Contributions in Mr. Pereat’s name may be sent to Christ Bible Church, 6900 Valley Trails Drive, Pleasanton, CA 94588 or www.christbiblechurch.org.

• The Rev. Stanford A. Davis, 91, retired pastor of the First Presbyterian Church in Tracy and an advocate for the homeless and poor, died Friday, Jan. 4, at Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson following a short illness. A celebration of life is planned for 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at the First Presbyterian Church, 101 Berverdor Ave. Memorial contributions can be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 101 Berverdor Ave., Tracy, CA 95376, or McHenry House Tracy Family Shelter, 757 A St., Tracy, CA 95376.

Eugene Thomas James, 85, died Jan. 3 at his Tracy home. Services will be private at Sanger-Del Rey Cemetery in Sanger. Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., is handling arrangements. Contributions in Mr. James’ name may be sent to Optimal Hospice, 1101 Sylvan Ave., Ste. 5-10, Modesto, CA 95350.

• Tracy resident Crescencia Javier Fernandez, 92, known as "Lola," died Jan. 1 from complications of congestive heart failure and liver and kidney failure. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at St. Michael Catholic Church, 458 Maple St., in Livermore. Inurnment will follow at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, in St. Michael Cemetery, 3885 East Ave., in Livermore. Arrangements are being handled by Holy Angels Funeral & Cremation Center, Livermore, and more information is available at www.catholicobituaries.org.

Daniel Enriquez Jr., 63, of Tracy, died Dec. 30. A celebration of life will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., preceded by visitation from 3 to 6. Burial will be at noon Friday in Oak Hill Cemetery, 300 Curtner Ave., in San Jose. A guest book can be signed at www.frymemorialchapel.com.

David Ortiz Borbon Sr., who attended Tracy schools, died Dec. 13 following a brief illness. He was 60. Private services will be held at a later date, and burial will be in Prunedale.

D.C. “Bud” Basolo, 89, a rancher who became famous for his hybrid beefalo, died Dec. 7. According to his wishes, no formal services are planned. Family and close friends will gather later this month.

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