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Virginia Ruth MacLeod: 1943-2019

VIRGINIA RUTH MACLEOD 1943 – 2018 Virginia Ruth MacLeod was born on November 12, 1943 in San Rafael , CA and passed away on February 2, 2018 from rare neurological disease. Virginia is survived by her husband Joe; brother Roome Paget and sister in law Vickie; daughter Ychelle Arbuckle and husband Clifton; daughter Sue Dishion […]

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James “Jim” Tatum: 1958-2019

James “Jim” Tatum, age 60, passed away on January 27th. He was surrounded by family at his home in Bishop as he concluded his courageous battle with cancer. Jim, a lifetime Bishop resident, was an incredible husband, father, brother, and community contributor. His love of the local community was evident in all of his professional […]

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Rosemarie Martha Thornton: 1931-2019

Rosemarie Martha Thornton 1931-2019 Rosemarie Martha Thornton 87, of Big Pine passed on January 3, 2019 of a massive stroke. Rose as her friends knew her was born to Joseph J. and Catherine Mayer on January 21, 1931 in Los Angeles Ca. She was married to Charles ( Chuck ) Thornton on February 4, 1949 […]

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Primavera Fejfar

Primavera Fejfar: 1930 – 2019

Primavera Fejfar, 1930 – 2019 Primavera Fejfar, born on March 23,1930 in Salerno, Italy to Vincenzo and Grazia Rolleri, passed away peacefully in her sleep on January 3, 2019. Primavera immigrated by ship from Italy to Canada in 1950 with her daughter, Anna Carey, to join her husband, Peter Karl Fejfar.  Primavera learned to speak […]

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Thomas Ross: 1930-2018

Thomas Ross 1930-2018 Tom Ross, a resident of Bishop and a former resident of Independence, Inyo County, died on December 2, 2018, peacefully in his sleep after a long illness. The son of Scottish immigrants, Fernie and Helene Ross, was a few months shy of his 89th birthday. A noted mountaineer, Tom made over 3,500 […]

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Dennis Robert Jahn: 1946 -2018

DENNIS ROBERT JAHN 1946 -2018 Dennis Robert Jahn, 72, peacefully passed from this world to his heavenly home on November 20, 2018 while surrounded by all his loved ones at his home in Bishop. Dennis was born in March 1946 in Los Angeles, Ca., the son of Arnold and Lynn Jahn. Shortly after graduating from […]

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Conrad Morris

Conrad Neil Morris: 1925-2018

Conrad Neil Morris, born on March 29, 1925 passed away peacefully in his home on December 8, 2018. Conrad Morris – better known as “Connie” – was the only son of Ralph “Chick” and Bernice “Bea” Morris of Big Pine CA.  Connie was born in Long Beach then moved with is folks to Big Pine […]

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Andrew Charles Pucio: 1939-2018

ANDREW CHARLES PUCIO 1939 – 2018 Born 12/12/1939 Los Angeles, CA –  Died 11/25/2018 Renown Hospital, Reno, NV Andy lived a productive and faithful life in peaceful, quiet dignity.  Feeling a need to serve at an early age, he joined the Boy Scouts in Los Angeles where he learned to cherish nature and honor his […]

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Jerry Ross

Jerry Bob Ross Jr.: 1972-2018

It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Jerry Bob Ross Jr. He passed away on Friday November 30th, 2018 after a two-year long battle with cancer, he passed peacefully surrounded by his family in his Lone Pine home, he was 45. Jerry was born on December 22, 1972 in Great […]

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Ella Scott Calkins: 1919 – 2018

Ella Scott Calkins 1919 – 2018 Ella “Bobbie” Calkins, 99, born April 29, 1919 in New Zealand and passed away in Bishop, CA on November 27, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband; Don Calkins, and she is survived by her daughter; Gail Arcularius and her husband Will of Cedar City, Utah, and […]

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Sonia Truelson: 1938-2018

Sonia Truelsen 1938-2018 Sonia was born in Hollywood, California to George Harlan and Alma Foote and was raised in the San Fernando Valley. Sonia loved animals and raised pigs, goats and sheep while volunteering with her children’s 4H activities. She was talented at knitting and sewing, even raising her own flock of black sheep and […]

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Aleta Friend London: 1945-2018

Aleta Friend London was born to Elmer and Florence Friend on the first day of spring in 1945 and passed on November 7th due to sudden onset respiratory failure. She leaves behind her family in Ojai Including son Robert Kittredge (Charlotte), sister Anne Thacher (Tony), nephew George Thacher (Marcia), niece Emily Ayala (Tony). She was […]

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