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Lynn D. Ensworth
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Allen Mortuary in Turlock was in charge of private services for Lynn Darrell Ensworth, 76, of Ceres. He died Tuesday, August 5, 2008 at the Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson.

Born December 1931 in Kansas to William and Esther Ensworth, Lynn served in the Navy from 1952 to 1955. In 1971, he settled in Ceres. He worked many years for Granite Construction as a heavy equipment operator. Mr. Ensworth was member of the Masonic Lodge.

He leaves behind his wife Ruth Ensworth of Ceres; five children, Darrell Ensworth of Globe, Ariz., Gail Melton of Citrus Heights, David Thornberry of Waterford, and Donald Thornberry and Robert Thornberry, both of Ceres; his sister, Dolores Sloan of Apache Junction, Ariz.; and 15 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Remembrances may be sent to the Alexander Cohen Hospice House, c/o Community Hospice, 4368 Spyres Way, Modesto, CA 95356-9259. Friends are asked to share their memories of Lynn at

-Ceres (Calif.) Courier /August 13, 2008