Obituaries for March 13, 2014

By Union Democrat staff March 13, 2014 04:00 pm

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Lloyd E. Titchenal

June 1, 1930 — July 7, 2013

Longtime resident Lloyd E. Titchenal passed away on July 7, 2013 at his home. 

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was the past commander of the Korean War Veterans Post 3154 in Sonora.  Lloyd was the owner/operator of Titchenal Trucking in the Bay Area for over 20 years. He was a carrier for The Union Democrat and worked security detail for Chicken Ranch Casino. 

Mr. Titchenal was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Titchenal, on Feb. 3, 2007. 

He is survived by his children, John Titchenal, of Brentwood, and Trisha Kelley, of Jamestown; grandchild, Jennifer Titchenal-Setting, of El Cajon; and three great-grandchildren, Caitlyn, Gabriella and Caleb Setting, all of El Cajon. 

A memorial service for both Lloyd and his wife Betty will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 15, at Dambacher Mountain Memorial Cemetery in Sonora. 

Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

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CHRISTENSON — Paul Christenson, 63, of Jamestown, died Tuesday at his home. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements. 

CONNICK — Marie Connick, 93, of Groveland, died Wednesday at Avalon Care Center in Sonora. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements. 

GARRIS — George Garris, 87, of Sonora, died Wednesday at his home. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

HUMRICH — Dee Gale Humrich, 79, of Sonora, died Saturday at his home. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements. 

MOODY — Kenneth L. Moody, 82, of Valley Springs, died March 2 at Dameron Hospital in Stockton. A private inurnment will be held in Clarinda, Iowa. San Andreas Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements. 

THOMAS — Eleanor “Ellie” A. Thomas, 86, of Arnold, died March 7 at Mark Twain Convalescent Hospital in San Andreas. A graveside service was held Wednesday at Buena Vista Cemetery in Murphys. Angels Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.