Obituaries: Aug. 10, 2023
By Mid Valley Times Staff
5:42 am,
August 10, 2023
Arthur R. Becerra

Arthur R. Becerra of Visalia, died on July 29, 2023. He was 70 years old. Mr. Becerra was a trucking owner. Visitation will be held on Monday, Aug. 14, 2023 from 3 to 7 p.m. at Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel. A funeral Mass will be on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2023 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church. He is survived by his seven sons, two daughters, 22 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, two sisters and three brothers. Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Vera Flores

Vera Flores of Fowler, died on July 30, 2023. She was 94 years old. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2023 at 9 a.m. Wallin’s Fowler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Lynda Doreen Hutchison

Lynda Doreen Hutchison of Reedley, died on July 17, 2023. She was 66 years old. Mrs. Hutchison was a caregiver. She is survived by her husband, Daniel Hutchison, three daughters and five grandchildren. Dopkins Reedley Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements. 

Abraham Ibarra

Abraham Ibarra of Parlier, died on Aug. 2, 2023. He was 40 years old. A funeral Mass was held on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2023 at Our Lady of Sorrows in Parlier. Wallin’s Parlier Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 

William Kent James

William Kent James of Visalia, died on July 29, 2023. He was 70 years old. Mr. James was a heavy equipment operator. A graveside service will be held on Aug. 18, 2023 at 10 a.m. at Smith Mountain Cemetery in Dinuba. He is survived by his two daughters, two sons, one grandson, one brother and one sister. Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Margaret E. Mauricio

Margaret E. Mauricio of Cutler, died on July 31, 2023. She was 87 years old. Mrs. Mauricio was a farm laborer. Visitation will be on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2023 from 9 to 9:30 a.m., a Rosary said at 9:30 a.m. and a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Dinuba. She is survived by three sisters and many nieces and nephews. Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Alfredo H. Morales

Alfredo H. Morales of Sanger, died on July 26, 2023. He was 79 years old. A funeral service was held on Monday, Aug. 7, 2023 at the Annadale Baptist Church. Wallin’s Sanger Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Rebecca Osborne

Rebecca Osborne of Reedley, died on July 24, 2023. She was 87 years old. Mrs. Osborne was a caregiver. Interment will take place at Dunlap Native American Cemetery. She is survived by her two sons, one daughter, 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Dopkins Reedley Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Alma Marie Robledo

Alma Marie Robledo of Reedley, died on July 26, 2023. She was 56 years old. Mrs. Robledo was a packer. A Rosary will be said on Friday, Aug. 18, 2023 at 9:30 a.m. at the Old St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Reedley. A funeral Mass will follow at 10 a.m. She is survived by her daughter, her mother, three brothers, five sisters and one grandchild. Dopkins Reedley Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Arlene Ann Rodriguez

Arlene Ann Rodriguez of Sanger, died on July 21, 2023. She was 58 years old. Mrs. Rodriguez was a hair stylist. Visitation will be on Friday, Aug. 25, 2023 at 11 a.m. at Dinuba Seventh-Day Adventist Church with interment at Sanger Cemetery. She is survived by her spouse, Jesus Rodriguez, three sons, three daughters, two brothers, two sisters and seven grandchildren. Dopkins Reedley Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements. 

Mirthala Pruneda Vela

Mirthala Pruneda Vela of Dinuba, died on July 23, 2023. She was 81 years old. Mrs. Vela was a saleswoman. A funeral service was held on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2023 at Sterling & Smith Funeral Home in Dinuba. She is survived by her two sons, one daughter, three brothers, three sisters and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Sterling & Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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