Services scheduled

Melvin P. McDowell, 92, Bakersfield, Dec. 27. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Jan. 2, Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary. Funeral service 2 p.m. Jan. 3, Hillcrest Memorial Chapel. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Robert Anthon Rubash, 80, Bakersfield, Dec. 27. Funeral service 10 a.m. Jan. 2, Hillcrest Memorial Chapel. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Bertie B. Seal, 89, Bakersfield, Dec. 28. Mission Family Mortuary.

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