Obituaries: March 21, 2024
By Mid Valley Times Staff
5:28 am,
March 21, 2024
Jean Clark 

Jean Clark, of Clovis, died on Thursday, March 14, 2024. She was 94 years old. A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, April 7, 2024, at 1 p.m. at Quail Lake Clubhouse in Clovis, Calif. Dopkins Reedley Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

M. Glen Clark

M. Glen Clark, of Fresno/Caruthers, died on Saturday, March 9, 2024. He was 83 years old. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2024, at 10 a.m. at the Church of the Redeemer in Selma, Calif. 

Felix Esqueda 

Felix Esqueda of Sanger, died on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024. He was 82 years old. Mr. Esqueda was a retired teacher from the United States Navy. Services were held on Tuesday, March 12, 2024, at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church in Sanger. Wallin’s Sanger Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 

Judith Estrada 

Judith Estrada, of Dinuba, died on Tuesday, March 5, 2024. She was 59 years old. She is survived by her two daughters, one son, one brother, two sisters and three grandchildren. A funeral Mass was held on Wednesday, March 20, 2024, at St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church with interment at Smith Mountain Cemetery. Dopkins Dinuba funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements. 

Raquel Garcia 

Raquel Garcia of Sanger, died on Friday, March 8, 2024. She was 90 years old. Mrs. Garcia was a homemaker. A funeral Mass was held on Tuesday, March 19, 2024, at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church. Wallin’s Sanger Funeral was in charge of arrangements.

Christopher Garner 

Christopher R. Garner, of Fresno, died on Thursday, March 7, 2024. He was 35 years old. Dopkins Reedley Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Michelle Starr Garzelli

Michelle Starr Garzelli of Fowler, died on Thursday, March 7, 2024. She was 56 years old. Mrs. Garzelli was a business analyst. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2024, at Presbyterian Church in Fowler at 10 a.m. Wallin’s Fowler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Alice Jensen 

Mary Alice Jensen of Fresno, died on Sunday, March 10, 2024. She was 92 years old. Mrs. Jensen was a retail clerk. A graveside service will be held on Friday, March 22, 2024, at Fowler Cemetery at 11 a.m. Wallin’s Fowler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Elizabeth Lopez

Mary Elizabeth Almond Lopez, age 65, was born on March 23, 1958. She left this world on March 6, 2024. She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Ralph R. Lopez, her three sons, Matthew C. Lopez, Nathan A. Lopez and Ralph J. Lopez. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. 

She was a registered nurse for 40 years and started her career at Sierra Kings Hospital and ended it at Community Hospital. She will be dearly missed. She loved her pets also. A private viewing was held at Dopkins Funeral Chapel on March 13, 2024. The family will announce a memorial service at a later date. 

Jose Ines Hernandez Manzo 

Jose Ines Hernandez Manzo, of Orosi, died on Thursday, March 7, 2024. He was 58 years old. A funeral Mass was held on March 16, 2024, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Cutler. Dopkins Dinuba funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.

Mabel C. Matsunaga 

Mabel C. Matsunaga, of Clovis, died on Friday, March 1, 2024. She was 92 years old. Mrs. Matsunaga was a secretary. A service will be held to honor Mabel’s life and legacy on Saturday, April 6, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. at the United Japanese Christian Church in Clovis, Calif. Wallins Sanger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements..

Gary Mimura 

Gary Mimura, of Reedley, died on Tuesday, March 5, 2024. He was 78 years old. Dopkins Reedley Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements. 

Maria Teresa Rubalcaba 

Maria Teresa Rubalcaba, of Orange Cove, died on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2024. She was 68 years old. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Rubalcaba. She is survived by her brothers and sisters. A funeral Mass was held on Wednesday, March 13, 2024, at St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church in Dinuba with interment at Smith Mountain Cemetery. Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.

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