Obituaries

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    Cheryl Ann Knauber Wingereid

    Friday, Aug 01 2014 02:00 AM

    Mom was born and raised in Bakersfield, California by her proud parents, Aneta Thelma and Kenneth Alexander Knauber. She was eagerly welcomed as she was the first girl in a household full of boys. Though she loved "girly" things, she was able to "hold her own" with her brothers. As a young adult she started a family and produced two girls, Monica Tessa and Jennifer Nichole. She was gifted mechanically, providing for her family by repairing appliances and working in a transistor radio factory. Later she worked for the US Postal Service for several years. During this time she met the love of her life, Lars Erling Wingereid. He brought such joy, laughter, and wholeness into her world. He tenderly cared for her, Monica, and Jennifer. Shortly...

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    Sandra Lee McFadden

    Sandie was born in Richmond, California to Jim and Jeri McCoy. She later was joined by her sister, Kathy Mills, and later, Jim Junior. She graduated from North High School in 1958, and met Jim Smith, and they married in 1960. In 1981 they...

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    Hattie Mae Porter

    Visitation will be held today, August 1st 3:00 ~ 8:00 P.M. at Jesse E. Cooley, Jr Chapel for Hattie Mae Porter, 65 who died July 18th. Services are scheduled for Saturday, August 2nd 9:00 A.M. at 519 Mt. Vernon Avenue. Interment will be at...

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    Bill Blake

    Bill was born in Porum, Oklahoma. One of nine children, his parents brought the family west to California during the Great Depression. Times were hard and they found a temporary home at the Sunset Camp between Arvin and Lamont. Bill was an...

  5. Mary Frances (Argeson) Garner

    Mary Frances (Argeson) Garner was born in Denver, Colorado, on April 15, 1925, to Samuel and Amanda Argeson. She left this earth to be with our Lord on July 27, 2014, in Bakersfield, California. She is preceded in death by her parents, a...

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    Marjorie Marie Hill

    Marjorie Marie Hill was born January 12, 1925, in Lexington, OK, and went to be with the Lord July 28, 2014. Marjorie passed away peacefully with her family by her side. Marjorie moved to Bakersfield with her husband, Kenneth, and her three...

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    Roy Carter

    Roy Carter, 62, was born on December 15, 1951, and was raised in Bakersfield, CA. He passed away peacefully on July 27, 2014, surrounded by his family during our weekly Sunday dinner. Through their 42 years of marriage, Roy and Linda shared...

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    Ollie Mae (Savage) Ingram

    Come help us celebrate the well lived life of our mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother, 11:00AM, Monday August 4th, at the Mausoleum, Hillcrest Memorial Park.

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    Betty Ann Miklos

    Betty Ann was born on November 24, 1926 in Bakersfield, CA to Grace and David Kimble. She was the 7th of 8 siblings; Lewis, Vee, Margaret, David Jr, Fred, Jack, and Doris. She graduated from East Bakersfield High School in 1945 with...

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    Jean Ann Kress

    Jean Ann Kress passed away peacefully and contently at home on July 26, 2014 surrounded by her family. Hers was a long life, well lived, devoted to her family and her home. She was a kind and generous woman, a hard worker, who enjoyed a...

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    Lydia J. Santa Cruz

    Lydia passed away peacefully at home on July 21, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was 87 years old. Lydia was born on August 3, 1926, in Bakersfield, where she lived as a housewife for 70 years. Lydia was preceded in death by her sons,...

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    Emma Posadas-Espinoza

    Emma Posadas- Espinoza, 58, of Lompoc, CA, passed away on July 21, 2014. Emma was born in Weslaco, TX on November 22, 1955 and moved to Lamont, CA 2 years later with her younger sister, mother, and father where she was raised. Her humble...

  13. Terry Lamar Vinson, Sr.

    Viewing will start on Friday, August 1st, in the Chapel of Rucker's Mortuary, from 4:00pm to 7:00pm with a meditation from 7:00pm to 8:00pm for Terry Lamar Vinson, Sr. who passed away July 17, 2014. Funeral Service will be held, at 10:00am...

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