Jacqulyn Kay (Doran) White died at home in Laton, CA on Feb. 7, after a two-and-a-half year battle with brain cancer. She was 58 years old.
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Family of long-time Corcoran residents James and Martha Whitworth gathered in Visalia Sunday, Jan. 20, to celebrate the couple’s 70th wedding anniversary.
Mass services was held Feb. 9 (Thursday) at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Georgina L. Becerra, 44, who died Jan. 28 in Hanford.
Corcoran Unified School District recently named its top employees for the 2016-2017 school year. The district selects an administrator, a teacher, a classified employee and also selects a volunteer of the year. The winners were selected from a list of nominees. Corcoran’s selections will be submitted to the Kings County Office of Education as consideration for employees of the year for the county. Following are the local winners as submitted by Donnetta Murray:
Graveside service was held Feb. 3 (Friday) at 11 a.m. at Calvary Cemetery for Gary Ortiz Salas, 58, who died Jan. 16 in Fresno.
Graveside services was held Feb. 2 (Thursday) at 1 p.m. at Calvary Cemetery in Hanford for Ernest Souza Sr., 94, who died Jan. 25 in Clovis.
A Memorial Service was held for Mario Martinez Saturday, January 28 at 1 p.m. at the Almaden Hills Methodist Church, 1200 Blossom Hill Rd., San Jose. Mr. Martinez died Jan. 10.
William Crookshanks, 75, of Henderson, NV passed away on January 11, 2017 in Orange County, CA.
Mass services will be held Wednesday, February 1 at 10 a.m. for Nellie Garcia Navarro, 85, who died Jan. 23 in Corcoran.
Maria Luisa “ Mary Lou” Valadez Ybarra, 75-years-old, peacefully passed on Saturday, January 7, 2017, surrounded by friends and family, in Fresno, CA.