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James Tom Letras
April 1952 ~ June 3, 2019
James Tom Letras
James Tom Letras, 1952-2019

James Tom Letras

April 1952 ~ June 15, 2019

A Celebration of Life will be held for James Tom Letras, 67, of Ceres at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 15, at New Life Christian Center 2918 W. Tuolumne Rd., Turlock. He died lost his short battle with cancer on June 3, 2019, passing away peacefully, surrounded by his wife, children, and grandchildren.

Jim Letras was a man who touched the lives and hearts of everyone he met.

Jim is survived by his wife Kathy Letras; his “princess”/daughter Amy (John) LaRosa; three sons Tom Letras (Toni), Josh Letras (Maegan) and Richard (DeAnna) Millentree; his children in love Rebecca Letras and Samuel Beets and many spiritually adopted children; grandchildren, J.T. Letras, Micah Millentree, Avery Beets, Ethan Letras, Brooke Letras, Haidyn Beets, Olivia Millentree, Paige Letras, Gavin LaRosa and Evan Letras; siblings Linda (Ron) Coolidge and Rhonda (Roy) Wells; and father Thomas (Roz) Letras.

He was preceded in death by his mother Lois Harmon.

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