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Tsuyoe Reinhardt: 1924-2016

Tsuyoe Reinhardt 1924-2016 Tsuyoe (Tsu) passed away June 16, 2016 at the age of 92. She was born in Aomori-ken, Japan. She married Adolph (Dutch) Reinhardt in Yokohama, Japan on Nov. 25, 1958. They moved to the United States in 1967. Tsuyoe loved her roses and cared for them until the day before her death. […]

 
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Dorothy Jackson Frome:1933-2016

Dorothy Jackson Frome 1933-2016 Dorothy Jackson Frome, age 83, resident of Bishop, CA for the past 8 years, born in Glendale, California on February 15, 1933 passed away June 9, 2016 peacefully surrounded by family. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband Don Jackson, son Duane Jackson and second husband Robert Frome. She is […]

 
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Katherine Little: 1946-2016

Katherine Little, of Bishop, passed away peacefully on June 10, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on February 3, 1946 in Rockville Centre, New York, to Richard and Doris Little. Left behind is her beloved dog, Sadie, her constant hiking companion. She is survived by her step-daughter, Eden Tipton, and grand […]

 
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Celebration of Life for Ralph Connor

The family of Ralph Connor invites his many friends and relatives to his celebration of life BBQ on Saturday, June 18, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at Mendenhall Park in Big Pine. Upon retirement from United Air Lines, he moved to Big Pine where he lived for 34 years during that time he served with […]

 
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Beatrice Steiskal Gerhart: 1935-2016

Beatrice Steiskal Gerhart – a former resident of Bishop, CA, died in Huntington Beach, CA at Beachside Hospital after a brief illness. Born in 1935 in Bellevue, PA, she loved Pennsylvania and always retained a fondness for the community in which she was born and lived. She moved to Southern California in 1964 and remained […]

 
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‘Pepper’ Van Valkenburgh: 1938-2016

Pepper” AKA Betty Irene Van Valkenburgh, born in Dar Fork, Kentucky on July 28, 1938, passed away on May 8, 2016 in Canon City, Colorado. Pepper worked for many years in food service and food retail sales, working at both Vons and Safeway in Bishop. She enjoyed traveling and cooking. She is preceded in death […]

 
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Ernie Blunt: 1931-2016

Ernest “Ernie” Albert Blunt, a resident of Bishop for 60 years, passed away on May 22rd at the age of 84. Ernie Blunt was born on November 2, 1931 in Lone Pine, California.  Ernie split his high school years between Owens Valley High School where he lettered in baseball, Glenns Ferry High School in Idaho, […]

 
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Jim Whitlock: 1942-2016

James I Whitlock July 15, 1942-May 25, 2016 Jim passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at Renown Hospital in Reno, NV. Jim was 73 yrs. old. Jim resided in Owens valley for over 35 years. The past 32 years with his wife Marilee. Jim is preceded in death by his brother Larry Whitlock. Jim […]

 
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George Stoffel passes away at 80

George D Stoffel passed away at his home in Walker, Ca on May 11, 2016. He was 80 years of age years of age. Born in Denver, Co., raised in Lomita, CA and lived many years in Torrance, CA before retiring to Walker Ca. He is survived by his wife Marilyn, daughers Cynthia Ochsner (Rick […]

 
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Margo Kinerson: 1956-2016

Heaven became a little brighter when it welcomed Margaret Elizabeth Kinerson in the late hours of May 14, 2016. Born in Bishop, CA on March 10, 1956 to the parents Diego and Joni Huarte, her kind heart and contagious smile blessed many. Margo is survived by her husband JR Kinerson; step-children Leon Kinerson and Shelley […]

 
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Shirley Fendon: 1933-2016

Shirley Rae Whorff Fendon passed-on peacefully, Thursday, April 28th, 2016. She was at home surrounded by her family as they sang her favorite hymns, prayed her favorite prayers and sent her on her way wrapped in love to the next stage of her journey in eternal life. Shirley Rae Whorff was born to Mazie and […]

 
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Luella Thompson: 1936-2016

Luella went to be with the Angels on May 1, 2016. Luella was born on August 21,1936 to Fred Thompson and Nellie Kennedy Thompson in Sharp Nv. Luella spent her younger years prospecting with her Grandfather Robert Thompson, she had some very interesting stories from that period of her life. She started school in Ely […]

 
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