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Sonny Lindsey: 1943-2016

Willie “Sonny” Lindsey passed away Sunday, December 18th, 2016 after a lengthy battle with ALS. Sonny was born February 1st, 1943 in Winona, Arkansas to Wille and Majorie Lindsey. After graduating high school, he served in the Army from 1964 to 1966. After returning from Korea he moved to Bakersfield, CA where he met his […]

 
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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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Charlotte Walecke: 1918-2016

Charlotte Walecke was born October 28th 1918 in northern Ontario, Canada in the area of Monteith Iroquois Falls to Parents Dominic & Alice McAndrew – whose occupation was running the Family Farm which consisted of mostly sheep and other domestics wool – shipped out by train and spare time was knitting plus other the other working […]

 
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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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