Obituaries

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    Hector F. Rodriguez

    October 16, 1930 — February 1, 2016 Hector passed peacefully at home with his family. He is survived by his sister Alicia R. Ortega, son Hector Rodriguez Jr., (Enriqueta, (2) daughters Norma Subia (Jimmy), Elsa R. Rocha (John) 8 grandchildren: Jennifer, Ruben, Orlando, Jeanette, Juan Jr., Amanda,

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    Michael Anthony Wankum

    February 9, 1945 — February 8, 2016 Michael Anthony Wankum was born on February 9, 1945 to Norbert and Jessie (Rounthwaite) Wankum in Delano, CA. He passed away on February 8, 2016 in Visalia, CA at the age of 70. He married the former Linda Charlene Jones in 1963. Mike was a school bus driver in

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    Beverly Ann Jerri

    November 26, 1933 — January 31, 2016 Beverly Ann Jerri, of Bakersfield, Ca. age 82, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2016 and entered Heaven's gates. She was born in Detroit, Michigan to the late Alfred Cerini and Mafalda C. Cerini. Beverly moved from Detroit to San Pedro in 1954 for a

  • Richard Lee Qualls

    March 13, 1939 — January 5, 2016 Beloved husband, father, and brother, Richard Lee Qualls passed away on Friday, February 5, 2016. He was born in Auburn, CA and lived in Benicia, CA and also Herlong, CA. He spent most of his life in Bakersfield. Richard was a Navy veteran and retired from the Kern

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    Paul Garcilazo Cruz

    September 13, 1939 — February 4, 2016 Paul Cruz was born September 13, 1939 in Bakersfield, CA. He passed away February 4, 2016 surrounded by his family. He resided in Bakersfield, CA for his entire life. He attended Arvin High School, where he excelled in football, basketball and track. He worked

In Loving Memory

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    Sheila Sheila Marjoria Morison

    — Mom another year has gone by. Eight Thanksgivings, Christmas' and New Years; just a couple of your favorites. Now we start all over again to see what this year brings us. All of your kids, grandkids and great grandkids are all doing pretty well. Considering our industry is so bad but I was

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    Robert Bryan 'Bobby' Garcia

    — The angels came and took you away 3 years ago, you are missed by all, you may be gone, but never forgotten and still and forever be in our hearts and on our minds. Till we meet again. Mom, Dad, Dustin, Kimberli and the kids

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    Burrow Jennifer Rose

    — Time heals nothing, anger replaces pain. Will I ever see you again? We Love You Princess. Love Your Family

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    Webber Doug

    — 1 year ago today we lost our beloved son, brother, uncle and dad. Our lives will never be the same. You have been loved and missed every hour of every day. Best Guardian Angel ever. JOB WELL DONE Love, Mom and Your Family

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    Schafer Micaela

    — Happy Birthday Little Red/Noonie We would be celebrating your 25th today, if the river hadn't taken you from us 18 years ago, with your daddy Brett Schafer and cousin Joshua Patton. Everyone was celebrating Superbowl, we were celebrating your birth. We love and miss your smile and

Funerals

  • Funeral services for Feb. 12, 2016

    Services pending Floyd Bean Jr., 73, Bakersfield, Feb. 8. Rucker’s Mortuary. John Johnston, 80, Inyokern, Jan. 9. Neptune Society Cremation. Dorothy Earlene LaRue, 89, Bakersfield, Feb. 10. Mission Family Mortuary. Wayne Lewis, 79, Bakersfield, Feb. 10. Basham Funeral Care. Darlene Joyce

  • Funeral services for Feb. 11, 2016

    Services pending Mary Barstow, 89, Bakersfield, Feb. 5. Bakersfield Funeral Home. Gregory Paul Cossel, 56, Bakersfield, Feb. 7 in Loma Linda. Mission Family Mortuary. John Johnston, 80, Inyokern, Jan. 9. Neptune Society Cremation. Clara Moon, 82, Bakersfield, Feb. 9. Basham Funeral Care, 3312

  • Funeral services for Feb. 10, 2016

    Services scheduled Paul Cruz, 76, Bakersfield, Feb. 4. Visitation 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 10, Hillcrest Mortuary; service 2 p.m. Feb. 11, Hillcrest Memorial Chapel. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary. Curtis G. Nelson, 79, Bakersfield, Feb. 8. Visitation 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 12, Hillcrest

  • Funeral services for Feb. 9, 2016

    Services scheduled Elvina Cummings, 87, Bakersfield, Feb. 7. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. Feb. 10, Peters Funeral Home — Shafter; Service 10 a.m. Feb. 11, Peters Funeral Home — Shafter. Peters Funeral Home, Shafter. Services pending Margaret “Maggie” Brown, 96, Bakersfield. Feb. 5. Erickson &

  • Funeral services for Feb. 7, 2016

    Services pending Judy Anne Chabot-Royal, 70, Bakersfield, Feb. 2. Greenlawn Funeral Home. Joyce Ann Elkins, 61, Bakersfield, Feb. 5, Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors. Joy M. Lopez, 87, Bakersfield, Feb. 4. Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mortuary. Jill Ann Robinson, 62, Bakersfield,