By The Bakersfield Californian
TO OUR READERS
The Californian provides free death listings using information supplied by local mortuaries. The in-depth notices that follow are paid obituaries and remembrances. These listings must be purchased by 2 p.m. To place an Obituary or In Loving Memory, call 395-7302. Full obituaries are posted at Bakersfield.com at 9 p.m. on the day before publication.
Gary Michael Johnston, 65, Bakersfield, Oct. 10. Neptune Society Cremation.
Michael Lynn Cotton, 35, Bakersfield, Oct. 15. Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Service.
Dotty K. Gould, 71, Bakersfield, Oct. 16. Basham Funeral Care.
James "Jimbo" Lumsden Jr., 55, Maricopa, Oct. 17 in Bakersfield. Erickson & Brown Funeral Home, Taft.
Billie Jo Orosz, 85, Bakersfield, Oct. 17. Peters Funeral Home, Shafter.
JoAnn Ruiz, 53, Bakersfield, Oct. 16. Basham Funeral Care.
Darleen Wangeman Smith, 95, Bakersfield, Oct. 13. Neptune Society Cremation.
Joshua Nicholas Bencoma, 20, Bakersfield, Oct. 15. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. with chapel service 7 p.m. Oct. 20, Basham Funeral Care Chapel. Basham Funeral Care.
Dale E. Strecker, 78, Bakersfield, Oct. 1. Memorial service 1 p.m. Oct. 20, Kern River Family Chapel. Kern River Family Chapel, Oildale.