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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.
June Oleta Koch, 86, Bakersfield, April 20. Neptune Society Cremation.
Lillian Charletle Ames, 86, Lake Isabella, April 24. Lake Isabella Cremation & Funeral Society.
Arle Lackey, 91, Bakersfield, April 23. Greenlawn Mortuary.
Howard Bryant Prather, 90, Bakersfield, April 24. Mish Funeral Home.
Darren Neal Raines, 51, Bakersfield, April 18. Mish Funeral Home.
Dennis Lynn Stubblefield, 57, Bakersfield, April 14. Lake Isabella Valley Mortuary.
Eva J. Valenti, 55, Bakersfield, April 24. Kern River Family Mortuary, Oildale.
Sue Lynne Apple, 71, Piqua, Ohio, April 22 in Bakersfield. Private services. Basham Funeral Care.
Eugene Claire Jewett, 91, Bakersfield, April 23. Visitation 4 to 6 p.m. April 30, Hillcrest Mortuary; service 10:45 a.m. May 1, Bakersfield National Cemetery. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.
Arthur Charles Clark, 80, Lake Isabella, April 19. Memorial service 11 a.m. May 11, Weldon Southern Baptist Church, Weldon. Lake Isabella Valley Mortuary.
Ramon Duran, 51, Bakersfield, April 23. Visitation 5 to 10 p.m. with rosary at 7 p.m. April 28 at residence, 419 Yampa St.; service 10 a.m. April 29, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church; interment to follow, Greenlawn Memorial Park. Alma Funeral Home & Crematory.
Richard Matthew Michael, 51, Bakersfield, April 23. Memorial Mass 9:30 a.m. May 3, St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church. Basham Funeral Care.
Elizabeth Ramirez, 77, Bakersfield, April 20. Visitation 4 to 7 p.m. April 29, Greenlawn Mortuary; service 10 a.m. April 30 Greenlawn Mortuary; interment at Greenlawn Memorial Park. Greenlawn Mortuary.
Eva Sutton, 91, Checotah, Okla., April 19 in Eufala, Okla. Visitation noon to 4 p.m. April 28, Peter's Funeral Home, Wasco; second visitation 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 29, Peter's Funeral Home, Wasco; graveside service 2 p.m. April 29, Wasco Memorial Park. Peters Funeral Home, Wasco.
Bobby Gene Vess, Jr., 69, Lake Isabella, April 16 in Bakersfield. Memorial service 3 p.m. April 27, Kern River Family Mortuary Chapel, Oildale. Kern River Family Mortuary, Oildale.