Earnest L. Aldridge, 87, Bakersfield, Oct. 14. Visitation 4-6 p.m. Oct. 23, Doughty-Calhoun-O’Meara Chapel. Funeral service 9 a.m. Oct. 24, Doughty-Calhoun-O’Meara Chapel. Doughty-Calhoun-O’Meara.

Mary Alvarado, 72, Bakersfield, Oct. 16. Memorial service 1 p.m. Oct. 21, Basham Funeral Care Chapel. Basham Funeral Care.

Beatriz Barreraz, 72, Bakersfield, Oct. 15. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Oct. 20, Greenlawn Funeral Home Northeast. Greenlawn Funeral Home River Blvd.

Joel L. Donati, 65, Bakersfield, Oct. 16. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Oct. 20, Hillcrest Mortuary. Funeral service 10 a.m. Oct. 21, Hillcrest Memorial Park. Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mortuary.

Kenneth Randal Shinn, Sr., 57, Bakersfield, Oct. 15. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Oct. 20, New Beginnings Church. Funeral service 10 a.m. Oct. 21, New Beginnings Church. Basham Funeral Care.


Lucy H. Brown, 91, Bakersfield, Oct. 17. Mish Funeral Home.

Grover Cordell Donaldson, 77, Bakersfield, Oct. 15. Greenlawn Funeral Home.

Cristina Maria Garza, 17, Wasco, Oct. 12, in Madera. Peters Funeral Home Wasco.

George Rodney Johnston, 88, Bakersfield, Oct. 17. Bakersfield Funeral Home.


Margaret A. Dickerson, 86, Bakersfield, Oct. 17. Kern River Family Mortuary.


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