Obituaries for February 21, 2003

February 21, 2003 12:00 am

Philip L. Denton

Dec. 19, 1911 — Feb. 16, 2003

Philip L. Denton, 91, of Jamestown died Sunday at a Jamestown care home.

Mr. Denton was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and had lived in Jamestown for the past 12 years.

He served in the Army Air Corps during World War II. After his military service, he worked as a painting contractor for 39 years.

Mr. Denton is survived by a close friend, Floyd Surprise of Jamestown.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Laverne Denton, on Dec. 30, 1998.

No service is planned. Burial will be at Mountain Shadow Cemetery, Sonora. Heuton Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.

Notices

MAHAN — Doris Mahan, 66, of Sonora died yesterday at her home. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

RULE — Former Sonora resident Gertrude Rule, age unknown, died yesterday at a Van Nuys hospital. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.