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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.
Armando Moreno Gonzalez, 60, Shafter, July 25. Peters Funeral Home, Shafter.
Alton Edwin "Butch" Giggy Jr., 71, Bakersfield, July 27. Greenlawn Mortuary.
Carol Rosalie Sparks, 76, Bakersfield, July 27. Greenlawn Mortuary.
Evelyn Annie Kitchen, 89, Bakersfield, July 27. Greenlawn Mortuary.
Vincent Louis Bianco, 52, Bakersfield, July 27. Mission Family Mortuary.
Barbara Jean Gee, 75, Bakersfield, July 26. Kern River Family Mortuary.
Brenda Juanita Imes, 57, Bakersfield, July 27. Kern River Family Mortuary.
Claude Richardson, 86, Bakersfield, July 24. Kern River Family Mortuary.
Wanda Pearl Brooks, 72, Shafter, July 22 in Bakersfield. Graveside service 10 a.m. July 31, Shafter Memorial Park, Shafter. Kern River Family Mortuary.
Martha Joyce Girard, 86, Bakersfield, July 22. Visitation 9 to 10 a.m. July 30, Hillcrest Mortuary; graveside service 11 a.m., Hillcrest Memorial Park. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.
Gustavo Pena, 42, Bakersfield, July 20. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. with rosary 7 p.m. July 30, Crossroads Church, Bakersfield; funeral Mass 10 a.m. July 31, St. Joseph's Church; graveside service follows at Union Cemetery. Bakersfield Funeral Home.
Mary Luna Cortez, 86, Bakersfield, July 26. Visitation 10 a.m. July 31, Greenlawn Mortuary; graveside service 11 a.m. July 31, Greenlawn Cemetery. Greenlawn Mortuary.