Donald P. Coughran, 85, Ridgecrest, Sept. 12. Graveside service 12:30 p.m. Oct. 19, Bakersfield National Cemetery, 30338 E. Bear Mountain Blvd. Arvin. Alma Funeral Home and Crematory. 

Kenneth Steven Ratliff, 66, Bakersfield, Oct. 6. Celebration of Life service 2 p.m. Oct. 15, Valley Bible Fellowship, 2300 E. Brundage Lane. 


Nora F. Brunner, 80, Bakersfield, Oct. 12. Basham Funeral Care. 

Louise Dozhier, 88, Shafter, Oct. 12. Peters Funeral Home, Shafter. 

Joseph "Joe" William Fine, 78, Bakersfield, Oct. 7. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary. 

Edward Guess, Jr., 67, Bakersfield, Oct. 11. Greenlawn Funeral Home Northeast. 

Danny Joshua Ledesma, 36, Bakersfield, Oct. 10. Basham Funeral Care. 

Demetrio Bernardo Rufino, Jr., 51, Delano, Oct. 12. Delano Mortuary. 

Catalina Alice Salcido, 69, Bakersfield, Oct. 6. Greenlawn Funeral Home Southwest. 

David Neal Verrell, 57, Bakersfield, Oct. 9. Neptune Society Cremation. 


Deborah Ann Grina, 61, California City, Oct. 12. Neptune Society Cremation.

Joyce Nadine Janzen, 90, Bakersfield, Oct. 7. Mish Funeral Home. 

Eldon Farrel Thomas, 94, Tehachapi, Oct. 8. Mish Funeral Home.


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