Florentino P. Chavez, 94, Bakersfield, Nov. 4. Visitation 9-11 a.m. Nov. 9, Peters Funeral Home, Shafter. Graveside service to follow at noon, Union Cemetery, 730 Potomac Ave. Peters Funeral Home, Shafter.
Ronald Cleveland Mercer Jr., 48, Oct. 31, in Bakersfield. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Nov. 13, Basham Funeral Care. Funeral service 10 a.m. Nov. 14, Basham Funeral Care; internment to follow at 1:15 p.m., Bakersfield National Cemetery. bashamfuneralcare.com.
Norma Sanchez, 86, Nov. 3, in Bakersfield. Rosary 9 a.m. with Mass at 9:30 a.m. Nov. 12, St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church. bashamfuneralcare.com.
George O. Luther, 84, Bakersfield, Nov. 7. Kern River Family Mortuary, Oildale.
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