Eladia Valencia de Calderon, 62, Lost Hills, July 11, in Bakersfield. Basham and Lara Funeral Care, Shafter.

Verlin James Engel, 75, Tehachapi, July 6, in Lancaster. Wood Family Funeral Service, Inc.

Maxine Althia Hodges, 97, Bakersfield, July 8. Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mortuary.

Cheryl Lynn Massey, 67, Bakersfield, July 11. Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mortuary.

Wilma Jean Shugart, 77, Tehachapi, July 7. Wood Family Funeral Service, Inc.

Kimberly D. Smith, 57, Bakersfield, July 7. Kern River Family Mortuary, Oildale.


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