Obituaries: May 16, 2024
By Mid Valley Times Staff
5:59 am,
May 16, 2024
Elvia Alvarez 

Elvia Alvarez, of Reedley, died on Wednesday, May 8, 2024. She was 68 years old. Mrs. Alvarez was a parent coordinator. A viewing will take place on Thursday, May 30, 2024, from 4 to 7 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 5:30 p.m. at St. Anthony’s new Church. A funeral Mass will be on Friday, May 31, 2024, at 10 a.m. She is survived by her husband, Carlos Alvarez, one son, two daughters, one sister and four grandchildren. Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

David Eugene Casey 

David Eugene Casey of Hanford, died on Thursday, May 2, 2024. He was 66 years old. Mr. Casey was a construction contractor. A funeral service was held on May 10, 2024, at the Riverdale Assembly of God, followed by a graveside service at Oak Grove Cemetery in Laton. Wallin’s Riverdale Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Carmen Maria Espindola

Carmen Maria Espindola of Dinuba, died on Monday, April 29, 2024. She was 84 years old. Mrs. Espindola was a homemaker. A funeral Mass was held on May 14, 2024, at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Dinuba. Interment was at Smith Mountain Cemetery. She is survived by her spouse, Tobias Espindola, five sons, two daughters, two brothers, three sisters, 24 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Sterling & Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Maria Alicia Hernandez

Maria Alicia Hernandez of Dinuba, died on Sunday, May 4, 2024. She was 75 years old. Mrs. Hernandez was an instructional aide. A funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, May 16, 2024, at 10 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Dinuba. Interment will be at Smith Mountain Cemetery. She is survived by her husband, Jimmy P. Hernandez, one son, two daughters, one brother, two sisters, 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Ronald Ray Molina

Ronald Ray Molina, died on Friday, May 3, 2024. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2024, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. with a funeral service from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the Worship Centre Church in Fowler. Graveside service will be held at the Selma Cemetery District from 1 to 2 p.m. Thomas-Marcom Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Russell Scott Riano 

Russell Scott Riano, of Dinuba, died on Wednesday, April 17, 2024. He was 66 years old. Private interment services will be held. He is survived by his father, Cedric Riano, his daughter, one brother and one sister. Sterling & Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Joshua Robert Salinas

Joshua Robert Salinas, of Orange Cove, died on Wednesday, May 8, 2024. He was 38 years old. Mr. Salinas was an accounting office assistant. A Rosary will be recited at 9:30 a.m. with a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. Dopkins Reedley Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Evangelina M. Torres

Evangelina M. Torres, of Orosi, died on Monday, May 6, 2024. She was 87 years old. Mrs. Torres was a packer. Visitation will be held on Friday, May 17, 2024, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel. A funeral service will be on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at 8 a.m. at Dopkins Funeral Chapel with interment at Smith Mountain Cemetery. Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Tanila Hurtado Villalpando 

Tanila Hurtado Villalpando, died on Wednesday, May 8, 2024. She was 97 years old. Salser & Dillard Creighton Chapel in Kingsburg is in charge of arrangements.

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