Katherine Whitfield Darnell, 85, Bakersfield, Feb. 21. Viewing 9 a.m. and services 10 a.m. March 3, LDS Church, 851 Monica St., with burial to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Kern River Family Mortuary. 

Richard Paul Herbst, 65, Bakersfield, Feb. 20. Graveside service 12:30 p.m. March 2, Bakersfield National Cemetery, 30338 East Bear Mountain Blvd. Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors. 

Larry W. Massoni, 78, Bakersfield, Feb. 9. Graveside service 1 p.m. Feb. 28, Union Cemetery. Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors. 

Ingrid Zulema Renken, 75, Shafter, Feb. 25. Rosary prayer 7 p.m. Feb. 28, Peters Funeral Home, Wasco; Mass 11 a.m. March 1, St. John's Catholic Church, Wasco, with graveside committal to follow at 12:15 p.m., Shafter Memorial Park. Peters Funeral Home.

Mary Ellen Valladares, 86, Bakersfield, Feb. 18. Visitation 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 27, St. Joseph Catholic Church, with Rosary at 6:30 p.m.; Mass of Christian burial 9:30 a.m. Feb. 28, St. Joseph Catholic Church, with interment to follow at Greenlawn Cemetery. Basham Funeral Care. 


Valerie M. Brazeau, 38, Bakersfield, Feb. 21 in Santa Monica. Kern River Family Mortuary. 

Holly M. Chavez, 68, Bakersfield, Feb. 25. Basham Funeral Care. 

Sharon Collins, 64, Bakersfield, Feb. 22. Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Service.

Gustavo Anthony Di Sieno, 87, Bakersfield, Feb. 23. Greenlawn Funeral Home Northeast.

James Joseph Filiaggi, 67, Bakersfield, Feb. 25. Bakersfield Funeral Home. 

Robert Lee Gallagher, 87, Shafter, Feb. 26. Basham Funeral Care. 

Ramon C. Garcia, 82, Wasco, Feb. 20. Peters Funeral Home, Wasco. 

Linda Hogie, 63, Bakersfield, Feb. 26. Bakersfield Funeral Home. 

Edna May Love, 93, Shafter, Feb. 25. Basham Funeral Care. 

Abraham Martinez, 22, Arvin, Feb. 10. Greenlawn Funeral Home Southwest. 

Anita Ann Sanders, 81, Bakersfield, Feb. 23. Bakersfield Funeral Home. 

William "Bill" Archer Scott, 96, Bakersfield, Feb. 23. Kern River Family Mortuary. 

Mickola Taylor, 58, Bakersfield, Feb. 20. Basham Funeral Care. 

James Thomas, 80, Bakersfield, Feb. 22. Basham Funeral Care. 

Estel VanBrunt, 91, Bakersfield, Feb. 23. Greenlawn Funeral Home Northeast.

Orval Clifford Vance, Jr., 69, Bakersfield, Feb. 22. Greenlawn Funeral Home Southwest.


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