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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.
Edward Carroll Duckworth, 75, Fresno, Oct. 3 in Bakersfield. Basham Funeral Care.
Deborah Lynn Hawkins, 54, Bakersfield, Oct. 2. Basham Funeral Care.
Amelia Medina Bautista, 87, Delano, Oct. 7. Lane Family Funeral Home, Delano.
George J. Borkovich, 91, Bakersfield, Oct. 8 in Pomona. Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors.
Norma Lee Ely, 85, Bakersfield, Oct. 8 in Tulare. Basham Funeral Care.
Jason Sean Franklin, 43, Delano, Oct. 4. Lane Family Funeral Home, Delano.
Lupe Esther Gomez, 58, Bakersfield, Oct. 8. Basham Funeral Care.
Lawrence Robert Leon, 73, Los Angeles, Oct. 6. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.
Paulo James Wyatt Pergis, 29, Wasco, Oct. 6 in Delano. Bakersfield Funeral Home.
Laura Mae Young, 82, Bakersfield, Oct. 8. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.
Richard Allen Factor, 29, Bakersfield, Sept. 30. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 11, Basham Funeral Care Chapel; chapel service 10:30 a.m. Oct. 12, Basham Funeral Care Chapel; interment at Historic Union Cemetery. Basham Funeral Care.
Atanasia Escalona Pastrana, 92, Delano, Oct. 5. Visitation 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 13, Delano Mortuary Chapel; Mass 11 a.m. Oct. 14, St. Mary's Catholic Church. Delano Mortuary.
Sylvia B. Ramirez, 53, Bakersfield, Oct. 6. Visitation 5 to 10 p.m. with rosary 7 p.m. Oct. 10, Basham Funeral Care Chapel; Mass 10 a.m. Oct. 11, St. Joseph Catholic Church; interment at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Basham Funeral Care.