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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.
Tom Mix Childress, 88, California Valley, May 27 in Bakersfield. Neptune Society Cremation.
Betty Lou Laboa, 81, Shafter, May 29. Peters Funeral Home, Shafter.
Ann Berdine Barnett, 76, Bakersfield, May 30. Mish Funeral Home.
Rainey Lee Barrentine Jr., 93, Tehachapi, May 31. Wood Family Funeral Service.
Estanislad Contreras, 83, Bakersfield, May 31. Sierra Valley Mortuary.
Bobby Embry, 74, Bakersfield, May 29. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.
Julie Landeros Gonzales, 62, Bakersfield, May 31. Greenlawn Southwest.
Kuldeep Kaur, 76, Bakersfield, May 30. Greenlawn Southwest.
Ronnie Lee Mashburn, 49, Bakersfield, May 27. Mission Family Mortuary.
Rodney Joe Stone, 70, Bakersfield, May 26. Mish Funeral Home.
Margaret Theresa Struska, 80, Weldon, May 28. Sierra Valley Mortuary.
Kay Bell, 75, Bakersfield, May 30. Service 10 a.m. June 3, Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.
Margarita Bautista De Gaytan, 59, McFarland, May 26 in Delano. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. June 6, Delano Mortuary Chapel; Mass 9 a.m. June 7, Our Lady of Guadalupe, Delano. Delano Mortuary.
Teresita De Los Santos, 81, Delano, May 27. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. June 11, Delano Mortuary; Mass 10 a.m. June 12, Our Lady of Guadalupe, Delano. Delano Mortuary.
Jose Luis Hiracheta, 56, Bakersfield, May 24. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. June 3, Liberty Christian Center; service 11 a.m. June 4, Liberty Christian Center; interment to follow at Wasco Cemetery. Sierra Valley Mortuary.
Welma Irene Hulsey, 85, Bakersfield, May 27. Graveside service 2 p.m. June 3, Greenlawn Memorial Park. Greenlawn Mortuary.
Miguel Murillo, 59, Delano, May 29 in Fresno. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. June 10, Delano Mortuary; Mass 9 a.m. June 11, St. Mary's Catholic Church, Delano. Delano Mortuary.
Frank Placencio Jr., 66, Odessa, Texas, May 26. Visitation 1 to 8 p.m. June 2, Hillcrest Mortuary; graveside service 10 a.m. June 3, Hillcrest Memorial Park. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.
Jerrel Dea Reaves, 68, Bakersfield, May 29. Graveside service 9 a.m. June 1, Shafter Cemetery. Basham Funeral Care.
Edith Marie Reid, 82, Fresno, May 24. 11 a.m. June 10, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Fresno. Yost & Webb Funeral Home.
Rafael D. Ruiz, 82, Bakersfield, May 29. Vigil 4 p.m. June 2 to 6 a.m. June 3, with rosary 8 p.m. June 2, Cecil Martin Family Funeral Care; Mass 10 a.m. June 3, St. Joseph Catholic Church; interment to follow at Greenlawn Southwest Cemetery. Cecil Martin Family Funeral Care.
Donald Joseph Vettel, 67, Bakersfield, May 14. Memorial service 2 p.m. June 2, West High School. Neptune Society Cremation.