Mr. Early was born April 19, 1950, in Crescent City and had been a Tracy resident since 1999.
Survivors include five siblings, Norma Early of Tracy, Susan Early of Medford, Ore., Michael Early of Ashland, Ore., Ava Early of Redding and Lorne Early of Reno; and numerous nephews and a niece.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Robert and Anna Early, in 1970 and 1998; and a brother, Charles Early, in 1971.
Services were conducted Thursday in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave., handled arrangements.
Contributions in Mr. Early’s name may be sent to Hospice of San Joaquin, 3888 Pacific Ave., Stockton, CA 95207.
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