Funerals

  • Funeral services for May 31, 2016

    Services pending Ruby Adkisson, 87, Porterville, May 27. Basham Funeral Care. Maria Briseno, 48, Bakersfield, May 28. Basham Funeral Care. Alma Rosa Gomez, 65, Bakersfield, May 25. Greenlawn Mortuary. Pedro Lopez, 83, Bakersfield, May 28. Basham Funeral Care. Linda L. McCarthy, 77, Bakersfield,

  • Funeral services for May 29, 2016

    Services scheduled Gerald “Bob” Robert Johnson, 74, Bakersfield, May 27. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. May 31, Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday, Hillcrest Memorial Chapel. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary. Gorden Roy Kirschenmann, 71, North Fork, Idaho, May 19 in

  • Funeral services for May 28, 2016

    Services pending Wilma Alice Agee, 89, Selma, May 22. Wood Family Funeral Service, Tehachapi. Mary K. Bruszewski, 92, Delano, May 24. Delano Mortuary. Socorro Calderon, 88, Bakersfield, May 26. Basham Funeral Care. Nicolasa Cuellar, 98, Bakersfield, May 26. Greenlawn Funeral Home Southwest.

  • Funeral services for May 27, 2016

    Services pending Lorenzo Contreras, 79, Wasco, May 25 in Bakersfield. Peters Funeral Home, Wasco. Norman Hackleman, 82, Bakersfield, May 25. Basham Funeral Care. Barbara J. Kaufman, 76, Wasco, May 25 in Bakersfield. Bakersfield Funeral Home. Phillip Benjamin Mickelson, 75, Bakersfield, May 26.

  • Funeral services for May 26, 2016

    Services scheduled Alessandro “Alex” Bertolucci, 68, Bakersfield, May 20 in Santa Barbara. Mass of Christian Burial 9 a.m. June 2, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church; military honors, 10:45 a.m. June 2, Bakersfield National Cemetery. Doughty-Calhoun-O’Meara Funeral Directors. Alex Olivarez Jr.,

  • Funeral services for May 25, 2016

    Services scheduled Sherri Jeanine Hawley, 56, Paradise, May 13. Graveside service 9 a.m. May 27, Greenlawn Southwest; Celebration of Life Service 11 a.m. May 27, First Assembly of God Church. Greenlawn Funeral Home Southwest. Kathy Lynn Johnson, 58, Bakersfield, May 16. Celebration of Life

  • Funeral services for May 23, 2016

    Services pending Jeanette Christiansen, 81, Bakersfield, May 21, Basham Funeral Care. Elena Fierro Dallas, 65, Bakersfield, May 21, Basham Funeral Care. Freddie Lee Gott, 91, Wasco, May 21 in Bakersfield, Peters Funeral Home Wasco. Robert Rhoades, 95, Bakersfield, May 21, Doughty-Calhoun-

  • Funeral services for May 22, 2016

    Services scheduled Lisa Ruder Sutton, 54, Bakersfield, May 13. Memorial Mass 2 p.m. Friday, June 3, at St. Francis Church. Bruce V. Winn, 61, Bakersfield, May 15 in Los Angeles. Visitation 10 a.m., funeral 11 a.m. May 23, LDS Church, 5500 Fruitvale Ave. Graveside service May 27, Elysian Gardens,

  • Funeral services for May 21, 2016

    Services scheduled Nicholas “Nick” Kenley, 25, Bakersfield, May 14. Memorial service 10 a.m. May 24, Southwest Christian Center, 3700 Stine Road. Additional info at www.kernriverfamilymortuary.com. Kern River Family Mortuary, Oildale. Services pending Norma Armendariz, 55, Bakersfield, May 20.

  • Funeral services for May 20, 2016

    Services scheduled Jane Vivian (Ingalls) McClain, 98, Bakersfield, May 15. Service 11 a.m. May 21, Shafter Memorial Park. Peters Funeral Home, Shafter.   Services pending Juan Edwin Cruz-Aguilar, 13, Bakersfield, May 17. Rucker’s Mortuary. Betty Jean Brannon, 86, Bakersfield, May 19.

  • Funeral services for May 19, 2016

    Services scheduled Maria Anacleta Lara, 80, Lamont, May 16. Visitation and rosary 5 to 8 p.m. May 23, Basham-Lamont Funeral Care Chapel; Mass 10 a.m. May 24, St. Augustine Catholic Church. Basham-Lamont Funeral Care, 8601 Hall Road, Lamont. John R. Miller, 48, Bakersfield, May 17. Memorial

  • Funeral services for May 18, 2016

    Services scheduled Jesus Hernandez Martinez, 94, Bakersfield, May 16. Visitation and rosary 4 to 8 p.m. May 22, Basham-Hopson Funeral Care Chapel; Mass 10 a.m. May 23, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Basham-Hopson Funeral Care, 620 Oregon St. Christian Eugene Simpson, 18, Bakersfield, May

  • Funeral services for May 17, 2016

    Services scheduled Tony Eugene Povkovich, 83, Bakersfield, May 6. Service 10:45 a.m. May 23, Bakersfield National Cemetery. Bakersfield Funeral Home. Services pending Jessica Alvarez, 32, Bakersfield, May 14. Basham Funeral Care. Bobby Bumgardner, 85, Lake Isabella, May 15 in Bakersfield.

  • Funeral services for May, 16, 2016

    Services pending Richard "Rick" W. Hildebrand Jr., 59, Bakersfield. Greenlawn Funeral Home Southwest. TO OUR READERS: The Californian provides free listings of pending services using information supplied by local mortuaries. Services scheduled and the in-depth notices that follow are

  • Funeral services for May 15, 2016

    Services scheduled Kevin Michael James Brown, 19, Shafter, April 15. Memorial service 3 p.m. May 18, Kern River Family Mortuary. Additional info at www.kernriverfamilymortuary.com. Kern River Family Mortuary, Oildale. Marylou Ihrig, 67, Bakersfield, May 12. Graveside service 10 a.m. May 27, Union

  • Funeral services for May 14, 2016

    Services scheduled Larry Luis Chavez Sr., 58, Bakersfield, May 9. Service 1 p.m. May 16, Basham Funeral Care Chapel. Basham Funeral Care, 3312 Niles St. Aurora Contreras, 82, Bakersfield, May 10. Visitation and rosary 4 to 8 p.m. May 15, Greenlawn Funeral Home Southwest; service 10 a.m. May 16,

  • Funeral services for May 13, 2016

    Services scheduled Robert Albert Hernandez, 59, Bakersfield, May 9. Visitation noon to 4 p.m. May 14, Basham Funeral Care; service 4 p.m. May 14, Basham Funeral Care. Basham Funeral Care, 3312 Niles St. Marian Schamblin, 104, Selma, May 11. Visitation 11 a.m. to noon May 16, Basham Funeral Care;

  • Funeral services for May 12, 2016

    Services scheduled Juan Jacobo Farfan, 27, Bakersfield, May 4 in Mexico. Visitation and rosary 5 to 9 p.m. May 12, Basham-Hopson Funeral Care; Mass 10 a.m. May 13, St. Joseph Catholic Church. Basham Funeral Care, 3312 Niles St. Connie George Henson, 79, Bakersfield, May 4. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m.