Carolyn Berens, 79, Long Beach, CA, Oct. 31. Viewing 9 a.m. and service 10 a.m. Nov. 10, Hillcrest Cemetery, 9101 Kern Canyon Road, Bakersfield, CA.

Florence Carter, 96, Bakersfield, Nov. 4. Visitation 4-5:30 p.m. Nov. 10, Jesse E. Cooley Chapel. Funeral service 10 a.m. Nov. 11, Cain Memorial AME Church. Interment to follow at Hillcrest. Jesse E. Cooley, Jr. Funeral Service.

James Donald Robinson, 47, Bakersfield, June 6. Memorial service 2 p.m. Nov. 13, Greenlawn Chapel, 3700 River Blvd. Greenlawn Funeral Home Northeast.

Rose Franz Siemens, 94, Shafter, Oct. 23, in Bakersfield. Memorial service 11 a.m. Nov. 11, Shafter Mennonite Brethren Church. Peters Funeral Home.


Mary Ghilarducci, 96, Bakersfield, Nov. 1. Doughty-Calhoun-O’Meara Funeral Directors.

Leo Jenkins, 69, Bakersfield, Nov. 7. Basham Funeral Care.

Howard Wesley Phillips, 67, Bakersfield, Oct. 24. Bakersfield Funeral Home.

Beatriz Rodriguez Salinas, 85, Bakersfield, Nov. 2. Basham Funeral Care.

Rene Laurette Sanabia, 68, Bakersfield, Nov. 5. Greenlawn Funeral Home Northeast.

Manuel Zepeda, 83, Pixley, Nov. 5. Delano Mortuary.


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