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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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Norma Dorothy McFadden: 1927-2016

Norma Dorothy McFadden 1927-2016 Norma Dorothy McFadden, age 89, resident of Big Pine, CA for 5 years, born in Pittsburgh, PA on April 3, 1927 passed away on November 25, 2016 at the Bishop Care Center. Born in Pittsburgh, Pa, passed on 11/25/2016 at the age of 89 years young with her loving family at […]

 
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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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Raymond ‘Fish’ Milovich: 1923-2016

Raymond Mijo “Fish” Milovich 1923 – 2016 A life this large is hard to put into words. Ray lived a life full of love, laughter and storytelling. His vivid memory of history was astounding and with each telling of each story, the details grew broader, the language more colorful, and the laughs were bigger. He […]

 
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Edith McCann: 1925-2016

Edith Gladys McCann, 91 passed away September 11, 2016 at the Mammoth Lakes Hospital. Born June 13, 1925 Mono Lake, California to Edward and Rosie McCann. Edith lived her whole life in Bridgeport, California and was a member of the Bridgeport Indian Colony. Her parents, 3 sisters and 1 brother preceded her in death. She […]

 
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Richard Bigham: 1930-2016

Richard (Dick) Bigham was born on May 31, 1930 to Clyde Bigham and Delphine Swanson Bigham in New Hampton, IA. He went to be with Jesus on September 8, 2016 at his home in Big Pine, CA where he had resided with his family for the last 5 years. He married Dolores Dawn Price on June […]

 
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Martha Brubaker: 1932-2016

Martha Frey (Garman) Brubaker was born on October 26, 1932. She was the youngest of eight born to Frank and Katie Garman. Martha was raised on a farm in Lancaster County, PA. She learned canning and freezing food at a early age as well as gardening. First grade was in a one-room schoolhouse and 2nd – […]

 
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Barbara Jane Mix: 1938-2016

Barbara Jane Mix 1938-2016 Barbara Jane Mix, born on April 17, 1938 in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Jordan and Ruby Reasonover. When she was a child her family moved to southern California where she met and married the love of her life Loys (Tubby) Mix Jr. Bishop had been one of their favorite destinations, so when […]

 
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Marilyn Kelley: 1930-2016

MARILYN EDITH (SWIGGART) KELLEY Marilyn was born in Montebello, CA on October 3, 1930, and passed peacefully surrounded by family on August 25, 2016, in Bishop, CA. In 1948, Marilyn married Lowell (Gus) Goss and together they had three children; Valerie, Mike, and Kevin. In 1959, Marilyn and Gus moved from Southern California to the […]

 
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Ben Kutzkey: 1930-2016

Benjamin Carol Kutzkey was born on October 31, 1930 and passed August 14, 2016 with his family at his side. Ben was born in Los Angeles to Benjamin and Bertha Kutzkey. He lived his early life in Los Angeles, spending his days playing in the river and getting into trouble with his lifetime friend, Bill […]

 
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Olive Unkrich: 1922-2016

OLIVE (Gray) UNKRICH 1922 – 2016 Olive (Gray) Unkrich passed away peacefully and surrounded by love on August 3, 2016, in Bishop, at the age of 94. She was a resident of Bishop, CA, for the last 12 years of her life. Prior to living in Bishop, she lived in Southern California after entering the […]

 
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