• William H. Burnett

    December 7, 1945 — William Burnett, beloved father and uncle, passed away on February 27th, 2014. He is survived by his daughter and son, Kathryn and Christian Burnett, along with a host of friends. His family would especially like to thank Ron for all his help and support. Bill would want all

  • Teri Lynn Neff

    March 31, 1965 — Teri was born on March 31, 1965 to Ronald and Winnie Neff and passed away suddenly on February 24, 2014. Teri was born and raised in Bakersfield, CA. Teri had a love for animals; growing up she was involved in 4H and showed her livestock at the Kern County Fair. She loved dogs

  • Everett Horace Barnett

    October 9, 1922 — On February 16, Everett passed away peacefully at 91 after injury from a fall, having run his own business to the last day. He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank & Cora (Owen) Barnett; beloved wife of 49 years, Mary; and stepson, Mike. Everett is survived by his


    November 12, 1976 — Lorenz Antonio Acosta, age 37, entered eternal life on Saturday, February 22, 2014. He was 37 years old. He resided in Bakersfield, California with his wife Yvette Sánchez and their three children, daughters Citlali and Ixtaccíhuatl, and son Yaxkin. He was a

  • Ellen Louise Miller

    May 12, 1934 — Born May 12, 1934 in Clarmore Rogers, OK; took her final breath March 1, 2014 in Bakersfield, CA. Survived by sons and their wives: Dewayne & Carolyn, Larry & Ronda, Gary & Dawn; along with eight grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. Proceeded in death by her

  • Armando Lopez Corella

    January 9, 1921 — Armando went home to be with his Lord on February 28, 2014. He passed away surrounded by his family. Armando was born on January 9,1921 to Ygnacio and Julia Corella in Good Year, Arizona. Armando at age 17, September 6, 1938 Labor Day in Phoenix, Arizona, ran the 12th Annual

  • William David Chipp

    July 30, 1947 — David was born July 30, 1947 in Kansas City, Missouri and passed peacefully in his sleep on February 20, 2014. He graduated from New Palestine High School, Indiana in 1965 and then enlisted in the U.S. Navy. David was proud to have served his country in Vietnam earning the National

  • Linda K. Butler

    December 16, 1941 — Linda K. Butler (Dargitz), 72, born December 16th, 1941 in Bakersfield, CA, died February 2nd, 2014. Survived by her loving children; sons, Charles of Ojai and David of Bakersfield; and daughter Sarah of Bakersfield. Also survived by seven grandchildren, Chad, Brandon, Erin,

  • Rae Downey (Boo) Loader

    March 1, 1938 — Mrs. Loader was born in Joliet, IL on 3-1-38. Attended St. Raymond's Grade School, Joliet Township High School, Joliet Junior College and Bry ant Business College in Chicago, IL. Mrs. Loader was a committee member for the California State University Bakersfield

  • Ralph Fimbres Jr.

    — Today marks one of the saddest days in our lives, the day the Lord called our son home. We know he is rejoicing in Heaven. We thank God for the time we had with Ralphie. The faith we shared and the memories of him give us peace. He is always in our hearts. We miss and love him so much. Mom

  • Michael Keesling

    — Michael Keesling's life was tragically cut short and he was called home to be with the Lord. Mike was born in Merced, CA and graduated from Bakersfield High School in 1973. He was hired by the BNSF Railway on December 1st, 1973 and was employed there up until his death. Mike was married to

  • Alice Lopez Melendez

    July 9, 1931 — Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 3, 2014 at the Historic Union Cemetery . Alice was 82 years old. She was the daughter of Julia L. Melendez and sister to eight brothers: Cleto, Pete, Julio, Ray, Victor, Robert, Rene, Genero, and one sister Lydia Hernandez.

  • Walter Granville Jones

    October 9, 1943 — Walt was born in Brookline, MA to parents Irvin L. Jones and Priscilla M. Egan. The family moved to Bakersfield in 1953. He graduated from South High School and Bakersfield College. He served in the U. S. Air Force from 1964 - 1968, stationed in Japan for two years. Walt retired

  • Henry Walrond

    October 14, 1923 — Henry Walrond was born October 14, 1923 in Fresno, California to Henry E. and Imogene Walrond. Henry attended school in Fresno and at Fresno High he excelled in swimming and diving, which were activities he enjoyed throughout his life. Henry began college at Fresno State, but

  • Amber N. Garcia

    — Today is your day, it's your 11th Birthday already! It's so crazy how time flies by in a blink of an eye. Just to thing you would be getting into my things, and getting into moms purse, spraying her perfume, wearing her jewelry. And dad, just making him mad, hiding things from him. Oh,

  • Jerry Lee Kidwell

    November 10, 1954 — Born on November 11th, 1954, to his parents James and Velma, and left this world on February 16th, 2014. Jerry served in the United States Navy and loved the open sea. Jerry is survived by his wife of 37 years, Linda, son Patrick, daughter Cheryl, grandson Wyatt, as well as

  • Reuben Bunn Sr.

    November 29, 1932 — Mr. Reuben Bunn Sr. passed away on February 18, 2014 in Bakersfield, CA at the age of 81. Reuben was the owner of Reuben Bunn Realty of Hawthorne, CA for many years before retiring to Bakersfield. Reuben's parents, all of his siblings, and his only child, Reuben