Services scheduled

Marcelina Lugo, 94, Bakersfield, Dec. 26. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. with rosary 7 p.m. Jan. 7, Basham Funeral Care, 3312 Niles St.; Mass 10 a.m. Jan. 8, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church; interment to follow at Union Cemetery. Basham Funeral Care, 872-8200.

Malynn Susan Stapleton, 59, Bakersfield, Dec. 21. Funeral service 3 p.m. Jan. 4, Fruitvale Norris Park, Hall, 6221 Norris Road. Additional info. at:

Services pending

Herbert H. Dodd, 83, Bakersfield, Jan. 1. Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Director.

Debra Lee Gourley, 58, Bakersfield, Jan. 2. Mission Family Mortuary.

Gladys Merk Kearns, 92, Bakersfield, Dec. 30. Mish Funeral Home.

Gerald Lewis, 72, Bakersfield, Jan. 1. Mish Funeral Home.

Frances Hardee Mitchel, 94, Bakersfield, Dec. 28. Neptune Society Cremation.

Daniel Torres Padilla, 72, Bakersfield, Dec. 29. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Marvin Cornelius Payne, 67, Bakersfield, Jan. 1. Basham Funeral Care.

Robert Reynolds, 54, Bakersfield, Jan. 2. Basham Funeral Care.

Ruth Saenz, 73, Bakersfield, Jan. 2. Mission Family Mortuary.

Patricia Lorraine Thomas, 87, Bakersfield, Dec. 30. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Helga Randell Young, 88, Bakersfield, Dec. 23. Mish Funeral Home.

Edwina Denise Williams, 52, Bakersfield, Jan. 1. Rucker's Mortuary.


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