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‘Votie’ Goin: 1926-2017

James (Votie)  Devotie Goin Jr. March 14, 1926 to April 4, 2017 Votie was born in Kansas City Missouri, although his home was in Downey California. As Votie grew up he got into working as a child movie actor. Two of his most recognizable movies were small parts in Mr. Smith Goes to Washington and […]

 
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Traian Morris: 1959-2017

Traian Morris 1959-2017 All funeral services will be held in Bishop CA. The viewing will be held on Friday, May 5th 2017 from 5-7pm at the Brune Mortuary, 325 W. Elm Street. The memorial service will take place on Saturday, May 6th 2017 at 11am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 725 Keough […]

 
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Sam Dean: 1933-2017

SAM DEAN 1933-2017 Sam was born January 19, 1933 in Chilton, Texas at home on the farm, to Ocie and James Dean. He only weighed 2 ¼ lbs. Ocie put him in a shoe box on the wood stove oven door which acted as an incubator. It was that beginning which formed the strong, determined, […]

 
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Lois Gilliland: 1928-2017

Lois Gilliland 1928-2017 Lois M. Gilliland, age 88, of Bishop California, passed away peacefully on March 8, 2017 at the Bishop Care Center. Lois was born in May of 1928 in Stratford, New Jersey to Edwin and Gladys Harris. The first eight years of her life were spent with them in the Belgian Congo where […]

 
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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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