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The Californian provides free death listings using information supplied by local mortuaries. The in-depth notices that follow are paid obituaries and remembrances. These listings must be purchased by 2 p.m. To place an Obituary or In Loving Memory, call 395-7302. Full obituaries are posted at Bakersfield.com at 9 p.m. on the day before publication.
Ruth Ellen DuPlain, 90, Shafter, Dec. 10 in Bakersfield. Neptune Society Cremation.
Frank Acosta, 75, Bakersfield, Dec. 14. Greenlawn Mortuary.
Kevin Bergman, 58, Shafter, Dec. 14 in San Diego. Peters Funeral Home, Shafter.
Louis Kaufman, 75, Wasco, Dec. 15 in Delano. Peters Funeral Home, Wasco.
Barbara Jean Krafthefer, 90, Bakersfield, Dec. 14. Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors.
Hortencia Lopez, 83, Bakersfield, Dec. 15. Greenlawn Mortuary.
Nelda Machado, 82, Santa Paula, Dec. 14. Basham Funeral Care.
Josefina Barraza, 68, Bakersfield, Dec. 8. Visitation 6 to 10 p.m. with rosary at 7 p.m. Dec. 18, Basham Funeral Care. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Dec. 19 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Burial at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Basham Funeral Care.
Mary Linn Detrick, 80, Kernville, Dec. 12. Graveside service noon Dec. 18, Kern River Valley Cemetery. Sierra Valley Mortuary, Lake Isabella.
Timothy Roach, 86, Bakersfield, Dec. 13. Visitation 4 to 6 p.m. with rosary at 5 p.m. Dec. 18, Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara. Funeral 1:30 p.m. Dec. 19 at St. Philip The Apostle Catholic Church. Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors.
Virgil Paul Smith, 55, Bakersfield, Dec. 10. Funeral 10:45 a.m. Dec. 17 at Bakersfield National Cemetery. Mish Funeral Home.
John Steven Yankovich, 49, Bakersfield, Dec. 12. Memorial 4 p.m. Dec. 28 at Peters Funeral Home, Wasco. Peters Funeral Home, Wasco.