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Jack Thornhill
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A graveside service was held Friday at Burwood Cemetery for Jack Thornhill, 58, of Modesto. He died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2006 at his home.

Eaton Family Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Born Feb. 18, 1947, Mr. Thornhill was a native of Escalon and lived in Modesto for 40 years. He worked in a cannery for 10 years. Mr. Thornhill enjoyed working on cars, hunting, fishing and camping.

He leaves behind his wife, Gertie Thornhill of Modesto; children, Jack Thornhill Jr., Angel Padilla, Roseanne Thornhill and Julie Thornhill, all of Modesto; brothers, Dave Thornhill, Gary Thornhill and Tom Thornhill, all of Ceres; sisters, Patty Lee of Ceres, Jean Phillips of Idaho and Joyce Holderbee of Oklahoma; and four grandchildren.

-Ceres (Calif.) Courier / January 25, 2006