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Mona Joyce Ellison, 72, Bakersfield, April 18. Neptune Society Cremation.

Services pending

Charles W. Barnes, 65, Bakersfield, April 21. Basham Funeral Care.

Josephine Cecelia Bartlett, 88, Bodfish, April 20. Sierra Valley Mortuary, Lake Isabella.

Earl Eugene Bishop IV, 40, Bakersfield, April 20 in Ventura County. Kern River Family Mortuary, Oildale.

David L. Borunda, 75, Lamont, April 19. Mission Family Mortuary.

Arthur Charles Clark, 80, Lake Isabella, April 19. Lake Isabella Valley Mortuary.

Frances Cortez, 89, Bakersfield, April 21. Basham Funeral Care.

Kenneth E. Cottrill, 70, Bakersfield, April 20. Basham Funeral Care.

Tony Knnak, 88, Bakersfield, April 20 in Ventura. Mission Family Mortuary.

Hector Madrid, 53, Bakersfield, April 20. Basham Funeral Care.

Guadalupe Martinez Olivarez, 77, Bakersfield, April 20. Mish Funeral Home.

Ruth Lorene Plaskett, 91, Kernville, April 20. Lake Isabella Valley Mortuary.

Georgia Rice, 65, Bakersfield, April 22. Jesse E. Cooley Funeral Service.

Leroy Sanders, 61, Bakersfield, April 22. Jesse E. Cooley Funeral Service.

Rosalee N. Spray, 93, Bakersfield, April 20. Greenlawn Mortuary.

Gordon B. Stringer, 90, Bakersfield, April 18. Greenlawn Mortuary.

Weldon H. Thone, 70, Bakersfield, April 22. Basham Funeral Care.

Angelita Valeria Zavala, infant, Bakersfield, April 17. Basham Funeral Care.

Services scheduled

Julia Simas Hayes, 95, Bakersfield, April 18. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. with rosary 5 p.m. April 24, Mish Funeral Home; service 10 a.m. April 25, Christ the King Catholic Church; interment at Greenlawn Cemetery. Mish Funeral Home.

Morris Clarence Mahlmann, 87, Bakersfield, April 18. Service 11 a.m. April 24, Hillcrest Memorial Chapel. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Maria Aurora Gutierrez Marquez, 60, Sun Valley, April 16 in Chula Vista. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. with rosary 6 p.m. April 23, Hillcrest Memorial Chapel; service 10 a.m. April 24, St. Joseph's Catholic Church; interment 10 a.m. April 25, Hillcrest Memorial Park. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Andrew Rangel, 82, Delano, April 17. Visitation 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with rosary and Mass 2 p.m. April 23, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Delano; burial to follow at North Kern District Cemetery. Lane Family Funeral Home, Delano.

Joshua Serrano, 83, Delano, April 20 in Bakersfield. Visitation 9 a.m. with service 10 a.m. April 26, Delano Mortuary Chapel. Delano Mortuary.

Nickolas Lee Smith, 6, Palmdale, April 7. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. April 24, Halley-Olsen-Murphy Funeral, Lancaster; service 10 a.m. April 25, The Highlands Church, Palmdale; burial 11 a.m. April 26, Greenlawn Southwest Cemetery, Bakersfield. Greenlawn Mortuary.