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Stanislaus Coroner’s office searching for family of Merced woman

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A coroner investigates deaths of persons dying from criminal violence, accidents, suicide, sudden unexpected deaths (without an attending physician), any suspicious or unusual circumstances, or when the decedent is unidentified. Here's a look.
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A coroner investigates deaths of persons dying from criminal violence, accidents, suicide, sudden unexpected deaths (without an attending physician), any suspicious or unusual circumstances, or when the decedent is unidentified. Here's a look.

The Stanislaus County Coroner’s Office is seeking family members or friends of a Merced woman who died recently.

Joani (Lefevre) Smith, 63, died of natural causes at Emanuel Medical Center on June 8.

Any family members, or people who know of their relatives’ whereabouts, are asked to contact the Stanislaus County Coroner’s Office at 209-567-4480.

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