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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.

Hazel Berger, 74, Bear Valley Springs, Jan. 12 in Bakersfield. Wood Family Funeral Service.

Carmen Gonzalez Escamilla, 82, Bakersfield, Jan. 10. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.

Cecilia P. Frias, 88, Bakersfield, Jan. 11. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.

Alvin Otis Gaddis, 71, Bodfish, Jan. 12. Sierra Valley Mortuary.

Ruth Torres Gonzales, 83, Bakersfield, Jan. 9. Hillcrest Mortuary.

Chester R. Horton, 98, Delano, Jan. 11. Lane Family Funeral Home.

Edward Murphy, 59, Bakersfield, Jan. 11. Mission Family Mortuary.

Brian J. Tansey, 38, Wasco, Jan. 2 in Delano. Neptune Society Cremation.

Keith Leroy Tate Jr., 31, Bakersfield, Jan. 10. Beloved Care Funeral Services.

Paula Wilkinson, 86, Bakersfield, Jan. 11. Mission Family Mortuary.

Services scheduled

Jack Agan, 78, Bakersfield, Jan. 11. Graveside funeral service 2 p.m. Jan. 16 at Union Cemetery. Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors.

Samuel Anthony Robinson, 52, Bakersfield, Jan. 6 in Fort Smith, Ark. Funeral 3 p.m. Jan. 14 at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Bakersfield. Burial 10 a.m. Jan. 15 at Bakersfield National Cemetery. Beloved Care Funeral Services.

Donald Richard Yocum, 84, Bakersfield, Jan. 8. Service 10 a.m. Jan. 14, Hillcrest Memorial Chapel. Hillcrest Mortuary.