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John F. Staab, 94, Bakersfield, Sept. 14. Visitation 4-7 p.m. Sept. 24, Greenlawn Mortuary. Funeral service 2 p.m. Sept. 25, Greenlawn Mortuary. Military graveside honors follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Greenlawn River Boulevard.