Category: Obituaries

Los Banos area Obituaries.

Mary VanderWal: The Rose of Avalon

11/11/1969—2/4/2012 By Ixchelle Jurado Mary Catherine VanderWal was born on November 11, 1969 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Mary became a resident of Los Banos in 2007.  She was a loving mother to her young sons, Seth and Trace, and devoted…

William “Bill” Whitehurst

By Tony Dutra-Publisher Mr. William Whitehurst was born on July 15th, 1922 in Sacramento, but grew up in Los Banos often helping his father as a teenager in the family funeral home business.  We were saddened to hear that Bill…

In Loving Memory of Manuel D. Marques

Manuel D. Marques passed away peacefully on Thursday December 22, 2011 at home in Los Banos.  Manuel was 77. Manuel was born November 28, 1934 in Walnut Grove, California.  His father came to California from Lisbon, Portugal and married his…