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Evelyn M. Thornton

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Evelyn M. Thornton Obituary

Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away on February 12, 2018, at the age of 80. Evelyn was born in October 1937, and raised in East Nicolaus, CA.

In 1956, she married the love of her life, Larry L. Thornton, and spent 61 years sharing their lives together.

She is survived by her husband, Larry Thornton, daughter, Leslie Hill (Ron), son, Michael Thornton, grandchildren, Erica Mills (Branson); Amy Taylor (Eric); Travis Hill (Melissa); great-grandchildren, Tyler; Kaylee; Bode; Cole and Blake, sister, Delores Dier and brother, Timothy Keeney (Laura).

She was preceded in death by her parents, 5 brothers and 1 sister.

Visitation will be Wednesday, February 21, 2018, from 5pm-7pm at Holycross Funeral Home. Graveside service Thursday, 11am at Sutter Cemetery.
Published in Appeal Democrat from Feb. 18 to Feb. 19, 2018
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