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Jim Giguere: 1960-2017

James “Jim” Giguere (56) passed away unexpectedly at his home this past week. Jim was born September 2, 1960 in San Diego CA where he resided until he entered into adulthood. Although he loved the ocean he needed a change of scenery moving to the mountains of Mammoth Lakes CA in the 80’s. Jim was […]

 
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Robert Ford: 1930-2016

Robert W. Ford August 24, 1930 – December 18, 2016 Rancho Bernardo, CA Robert W. Ford went home to the Lord on December 18, 2016 at the age of 86. Cause of death was vascular parkinson’s. He was born August 24, 1930 in Long Beach, CA, and grew up there, and was a Korean War […]

 
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Lenore ‘Lili’ Mora: 1933-2016

Lenore “Lili” Mora 1933-2016 Lili was born on April 11, 1933 in Animas, New Mexico to Ramona and Elias Gomez of Rodeo, New Mexico where she was raised. Lili passed away on December 18, 2016 at home while surrounded with peace and love from family. Lili and her husband Robert Mora of 64 years moved […]

 
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Kathie Beekman: 1943-2016

KATHARINE “KATHIE” ELIZABETH ADAMS BEEKMAN 1943 – 2016 Katharine Elizabeth Adams Beekman, of Sparks, NV returned to her Heavenly Father on December 11, 2016 after putting up a brave fight with cancer. Kathie was born on March 22, 1943 in Los Angeles, CA to John C. Adams and Katharine Adams. At the age of three […]

 
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Terri Schaaf: 1933-2016

Terri Schaaf 1933 – 2016 A funeral mass will be held at 11am Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church for long-time Bishop resident, Teresa “Terri” Marie Vinez Schaaf. Father John Gracey will officiate the service. Inurnment will be at the West Line Street Pioneer Cemetery in Bishop. A rosary […]

 
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‘Bobbi’ Schaefer: 1945-2016

Roberta Claire “Bobbi” Schaefer, age 71 of Gardnerville, passed away in her home on December 8, 2016. She was an only child born to the late Henry Edward Jirak and Gladys McLean Jirak on January 5, 1945 in Southern California. She made her home for many years in the Owens Valley, California; then McCall, Idaho; […]

 
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Richard Leroy Williams: 1945-2016

Richard Leroy Williams 1945-2016 Richard was born in Lee Vining, CA on August 22, 1945 and raised by his grandmother Vina Williams. In 1959, Alice and Art Dumas became his foster parents and moved him to Big Pine, CA where they finished raising him. He attended Big Pine High where he played football, basketball, baseball, […]

 
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Phyllis Joan Myers: 1941-2016

Phyllis Joan Myers, a resident of Bishop CA for 14 years, passed away on December 1, 2016 at home after a long battle with ovarian cancer. Phyllis was the youngest of 3 children and was born in Eglantine Arkansas on April 16, 1941 to John Wirte Hunt and Inez Hunt. In 1959 she married Leroy […]

 
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Tommie lone Longest: 1916-2016

Tommie lone Longest 1916-2016 Tommie lone Longest, age 100, passed away peacefully, at the Bishop Care Center on November 22, 2016. She was born in Kildare, Texas on January 16, 1916 to Thomas and Sarah Porter. As a young child, her family relocated to Los Angeles where she grew up. In 1935, she married the […]

 
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A toast to ‘Gebby’ McMurry: 1919-2016

GERALDINE “GEBBY” VALENTINE AUBREY-MCMURRY 1919-2016 We, the loving family of “Gebby”, would like to “Toast” to the the full and adventurous life of one tough fun-loving lady! Gebby was nearly a life-long “Bishop-ite” of 97 years. She was born in Goldfield, NV. to a pioneer family who left Goldfield in 1926 after the 1923 devastating […]

 
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Blues Traveler, Lonestar to headline 2017 Eastern Sierra Music Festival

Press release Coming off the last weekend’s sold out Harvest Hoedown fundraiser, the Eastern Sierra Music Festival is delighted to announce its 2017 concert lineup. Headlining will be the Grammy-award winning blues band, Blues Traveler, and the chart-topping country band, Lonestar. Opening acts including country duo, SmithField, and singer-songwriter Steve Moakler. The festival is set […]

 
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