TO OUR READERS
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.
David A. Diepen, 60, Bakersfield, June 10. Kern River Family Mortuary, Oildale.
Julia Coulter Nichols, 89, Bakersfield, June 13. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.
Daniel Padilla Jr., 45, Bakersfield, June 13. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.
William H. Simpkinson, 87, Bakersfield, June 13. Greenlawn Mortuary.
John Delfino Romero, 80, Bakersfield, June 11. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. June 19, Basham Funeral Care Chapel; graveside service 1:15 p.m. June 20, Bakersfield National Cemetery. Basham Funeral Care.
Lywaine Sliter, 72, Bakersfield, June 12. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. with rosary 6 p.m. June 17, Greenlawn Southwest Celebration of Life Center; service 9 a.m. June 18, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.
John F. Valov, 87, Tulare, June 10. Service 10 a.m. June 15, Shafter Molokan Church; interment at Shafter Cemetery. Mission Family Mortuary.