Obituaries for June 21, 2004

archive_import

Michael

Wallace Foster

Sept. 30, 1943 - June 10, 2004

Longtime Sonora resident Michael Wallace Foster died June 10 at a Sacramento medical center from injuries suffered in a logging accident. He was 60.

He was born in Fresno and lived in Sonora for 46 years. He worked for Alderman Timber for 23 years, then for Fray Logging.

He was a member of the Sonora Moose Lodge.

His family said he enjoyed listening to karaoke music and spending time at his grandchildren's sporting events.

Mr. Foster is survived by his sons and daughter-in-law, Michael and Annette Foster and David Foster, all of Sonora; his father, Glenn Foster of Fresno; a brother, Glenn Foster of Sutter Creek; a sister; and grandchildren, Valerie, Paul, Jesse, Ryan, Jennifer and Kendall Foster.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Catherine Foster; and a sister, Valerie June Burkett.

A chapel service is scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday at Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home. Burial is scheduled at Mountain Shadow Cemetery.

Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Notices

ATKINSON STEVENS Linda Atkinson Stevens, 51, of Sonora died yesterday at a Sonora hospital. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

MOECKEL Irene Moeckel, 85, of Sonora died this morning at her home. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

RATLIFF Wayne Ratliff, 60, of Jamestown died yesterday at his home. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

VIZZI Peter Michael Vizzi, 82, of Valley Springs died Thursday at a San Andreas hospital. Visitation is scheduled from 9-10:30 a.m. tomorrow at San Andreas Memorial Chapel. A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. tomorrow at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall in San Andreas. San Andreas Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

11542904
The Union Democrat
This image is copyrighted.

Reach all of Sonora, Calaveras County, Tuolumne, Angels Camp, Twain Harte, & Jamestown with your items to sell.

Ads appear Online and in Print

View Classifieds Place an Ad

Connect with The Union Democrat

Union Democrat Newsstand

Friday April 28, 2017

Read digital interactive editions of our publications

Read Today's Edition Take A Tour

More Publications by The Union Democrat

View All Publications
Becky Kelly Gillen

04/24/2017

Becky Kelly Gillen left us on April 13 after a sudden illness. ... more

Death notices for April 25, 2017

04/24/2017

CUTLER — Ellena Serena Cutler, 75, of Sonora, died April 18 at ... more

Death notice for April 26, 2017

04/25/2017

MANNIX — Katherine E. (Ric) Mannix, 80, of Sonora, died Sunday at ... more

Death notices for April 27, 2017

04/26/2017

BROWN — Former Tuolumne County resident Kevin Russell Brown, 62, of Clovis, ... more

Death notices for April 22, 2017

04/21/2017

ORDWEIN — Amelia Jean Ordwein, 96, of Long Barn, died Tuesday at ... more