Death Notices: Feb. 7 to 13
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Ruben Duran, 78, a longtime San Joaquin County resident, died Sunday at Manteca Care and Rehabilitation Center in Manteca. Services will begin at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave. Visitation will be observed from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. that same day at the mortuary. Burial will be private.

John Keith Lienhart, 79, of Mason, Nev., a former Tracy resident, died Feb. 6 in Mason. Services are pending.

Ervinette Aldridge, 77, of Tracy, died Feb. 6 at Tracy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Services will be announced at a later date. Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., is handling arrangements.

Michael Weeks Sr., 47, a Tracy resident who had been diagnosed with cancer, died Feb. 5 at his home. A memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave. Burial will be private. Contributions in Mr. Weeks’ name may be sent to the American Cancer Society, San Joaquin-Calaveras Chapter, 207 E. Alpine Ave., Stockton, CA 95204.

Gloria Dalton, 67, a lifelong Tracy resident, died Feb. 5. A celebration of her life will begin at 11 a.m. Feb. 20 at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave. Burial will be in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. An online guest book can be viewed at

Timothy T. Heskett, 60, a Manteca resident who had worked 20 years as a Tracy Police Department officer, died Feb. 3. A celebration of his life will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at his home; for details, contact his son Jarett Heskett at Arrangements will be handled by P.L. Fry & Son Funeral Home, 290 N. Union Road, in Manteca. The family prefers contributions in Mr. Heskett's name to Hospice of San Joaquin, 3888 Pacific Ave., Stockton, CA 95204, or a charity of the donor's choice.

• Death Notices briefly announces recent deaths of past and present Tracy residents, as well as people with local ties. Individual notices for people who lived or worked in Tracy or Mountain House, including photographs and lists of survivors, are published in the Tracy Press print edition and posted online each Friday as a courtesy to readers. This page is updated throughout the week as information is received. For information, call the Tracy Press copy desk at 835-3030 or email Questions concerning paid obituaries should be directed to the retail advertising department at 830-4260.

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