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Obituaries Sep 24, 2021

Peggy Hernandez

Memorial Mass services will be held Friday, September 24 at 5 p.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Peggy Hernandez, 92.Peggy was born September 21, 1928 and died October 24, 2020. She was a life-long resident of...

Obituaries Sep 7, 2021

Thomas Soliz

Our beloved Tom went to be with the Lord on August 25, 2021 at the age of 57. Tom was born on January 15, 1964 in Hanford California to Mike Sr. and Lucy Soliz.  He was raised in Corcoran, California and attended the local schools.  He enlisted in the...

Obituaries Sep 1, 2021

James Francis Doan “Jimmy”

James Francis Doan "Jimmy" was born June 13, 1944 and passed away peacefully at home with his wife of 54 years, Glenda by his side. He is survived by his daughters Jayme and Megan, His son in law Todd, his grandsons Koa and Dax and his sister Dana. Jimmy was a...

Obituaries Sep 1, 2021

Jeffrey “Jeff” DeVaney

Jeffrey (Jeff) DeVaney of Santee California, peacefully passed away on July 7, 2021, in La Mesa, California. Born on June 10, 1954, to Marjorie and Ken DeVaney in Corcoran, California. He married Julie Zimmerman on September 5, 2015, who survives him.  Jeff...

Obituaries Sep 1, 2021

Arnuel “Arnie” Lofton

Graveside services have been held at Corcoran District Cemetery for Arnuel “Arnie” Lofton, who died July 10. Arnie was born October 23, 1949 to parents, Hank and Ivanelle Lofton. He moved to Corcoran with his parents in 1951. Arnie attended Corcoran schools and...

Obituaries Sep 1, 2021

Nanny Joellen Lemay Thomas

Joellen LeMay Thomas was born in Kiowa, Oklahoma, on August 1, 1935, and left us on July 14, 2021. Joellen’s greatest love was her family and she was very proud to be called Nanny. Joellen was employed by the J.G. Boswell Company as a cook, and later manager of the...

Obituaries Sep 1, 2021

Alexander V. Medina

Combined Rosary and Mass services were held Friday, July 30 at 9 a.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Alexander V. Medina, 58, who died July 10. Mr. Medina, also known as Big Jando was born in Hanford, California on March 20, 1963. He worked at J.G....

Obituaries Sep 1, 2021

Paul Solis

Mass services were held Tuesday, July 27 at 9 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Paul Gonzalez Solis, 67, who died July 12 in Corcoran. Paul was born in California on June 13, 1954. He was a forklift driver for an ice cream company for 17 years....

Obituaries Sep 1, 2021

David Cortez

Memorial services were held Saturday, July 31 at 10 a.m. at Corcoran Free Will Baptist Church for David Cortez, 64, who died July 16. David was born May 5, 1957. He graduated from CHS in 1976 and worked as a truck driver for Hansen Ranches and then for Apple...

Obituaries Sep 1, 2021

Peter Navarro

Services were held for Peter Navarro of Corcoran, who died August 6. Peter was born March 17, 1967 in Corcoran to Pedro Navarro and Rafaela Molano Navarro. Survivors include his mother; and three brothers, Hector, Dagoberto and Reynaldo. Peter was preceded in death...

Obituaries

Peggy Hernandez

Memorial Mass services will be held Friday, September 24 at 5 p.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Peggy Hernandez, 92.Peggy was born September 21, 1928 and died October 24, 2020. She was a life-long resident of...

|Sep 24, 2021|0

Obituaries

Thomas Soliz

Our beloved Tom went to be with the Lord on August 25, 2021 at the age of 57. Tom was born on January 15, 1964 in Hanford California to Mike Sr. and Lucy Soliz.  He was raised in Corcoran, California and attended the local schools.  He enlisted in the...

|Sep 7, 2021|0

Obituaries

James Francis Doan “Jimmy”

James Francis Doan "Jimmy" was born June 13, 1944 and passed away peacefully at home with his wife of 54 years, Glenda by his side. He is survived by his daughters Jayme and Megan, His son in law Todd, his grandsons Koa and Dax and his sister Dana. Jimmy was a...

|Sep 1, 2021|0

Obituaries

Jeffrey “Jeff” DeVaney

Jeffrey (Jeff) DeVaney of Santee California, peacefully passed away on July 7, 2021, in La Mesa, California. Born on June 10, 1954, to Marjorie and Ken DeVaney in Corcoran, California. He married Julie Zimmerman on September 5, 2015, who survives him.  Jeff...

|Sep 1, 2021|0

Obituaries

Arnuel “Arnie” Lofton

Graveside services have been held at Corcoran District Cemetery for Arnuel “Arnie” Lofton, who died July 10. Arnie was born October 23, 1949 to parents, Hank and Ivanelle Lofton. He moved to Corcoran with his parents in 1951. Arnie attended Corcoran schools and...

|Sep 1, 2021|0

Obituaries

Nanny Joellen Lemay Thomas

Joellen LeMay Thomas was born in Kiowa, Oklahoma, on August 1, 1935, and left us on July 14, 2021. Joellen’s greatest love was her family and she was very proud to be called Nanny. Joellen was employed by the J.G. Boswell Company as a cook, and later manager of the...

|Sep 1, 2021|0

Obituaries

Alexander V. Medina

Combined Rosary and Mass services were held Friday, July 30 at 9 a.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Alexander V. Medina, 58, who died July 10. Mr. Medina, also known as Big Jando was born in Hanford, California on March 20, 1963. He worked at J.G....

|Sep 1, 2021|0

Obituaries

Paul Solis

Mass services were held Tuesday, July 27 at 9 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Paul Gonzalez Solis, 67, who died July 12 in Corcoran. Paul was born in California on June 13, 1954. He was a forklift driver for an ice cream company for 17 years....

|Sep 1, 2021|0

Obituaries

David Cortez

Memorial services were held Saturday, July 31 at 10 a.m. at Corcoran Free Will Baptist Church for David Cortez, 64, who died July 16. David was born May 5, 1957. He graduated from CHS in 1976 and worked as a truck driver for Hansen Ranches and then for Apple...

|Sep 1, 2021|0

Obituaries

Peter Navarro

Services were held for Peter Navarro of Corcoran, who died August 6. Peter was born March 17, 1967 in Corcoran to Pedro Navarro and Rafaela Molano Navarro. Survivors include his mother; and three brothers, Hector, Dagoberto and Reynaldo. Peter was preceded in death...

|Sep 1, 2021|0

Nominations sought

The Corcoran Chamber of Commerce is in search of Corcoran’s finest for 2018. The chamber is looking for nominees for Man, Woman, Jr. Citizen and Organization of the Year.

Chamber honors

The annual Corcoran Chamber of Commerce banquet is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 28. The event will be held at the RAC gymnasium and will honor this year’s winners who include Man of the Year Jim Razor, Woman of the Year Linda Sharp, Jr. Citizen of the Year Jana Rowe and Organization of the Year the Corcoran 4-H Club.