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Aleta and Kip

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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Yvette Marie Belec

Yvette Marie Belec: 1943-2018

Yvette Marie Belec Yvette Marie Belec, 75, passed away on November 5, 2018 at her home in Bishop. Yvette was born February 10, 1943 in Timmins, Ontario, Canada, the daughter of Florian and Jeanne St Croix. Yvette moved to Bishop in 1966 with her husband, Pete, and daughter, Annette. She is preceded in death by […]

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Augie Hess

Celebration of Life for Augie Hess this Saturday

August Hess (October 25, 1914 – October 20, 2018)   The time has sadly come to say goodbye to August Hess, Avid skier, baseball player, musician, golfer, historian, friend, family man and who was one of the best. Augie was born, October 25th, 1914, at Mono Mills, He walked, hunted, skied and loved the surrounding […]

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Bianca Cruz (Orozco) Babcock

Bianca Cruz (Orozco) Babcock: 1989-2018

Bianca Cruz (Orozco) Babcock April 14, 1989 – October 28, 2018 Bianca Cruz (Orozco) Babcock was born in Bishop California on April 14th, 1989 to Andres Rivera Orozco and Maureen Mary (Denver) Cardenas. Bianca graduated from Palisade Glacier High School. She worked as a Beverage Server at the Paiute Palace Casino. She enjoyed interacting with […]

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Kathy Sterrett: 1950-2018

Kathy M. Sterrett 1950 – 2018 Kathy Sterrett passed away at home suddenly and unexpectedly in her sleep. Kathy is survived by her husband John Sterrett, 3 children Danny Charles, Tracy Henry , Kelly Davis, 5 grand children and 2 great grand children. Kathy was enjoying retirement after spending over 40 years in the legal […]

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Connie Englehardt passes away at age 73

Constance Marie Engelhardt passed away in Bishop, California on October 15, 2018 at the age of 73 after a many year struggle with lung cancer. She is survived by her husband Claus, her son Christopher and his wife Blake also of Bishop, her sisters Vera Crandall of Fenton, Michigan, Jan Tarter of Fillmore Indiana and […]

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Hans Kliks

Hans J. Kliks: 1934-2018

Hans J Kliks passed away peacefully on October 3, 2018 surrounded by his loved ones. Hans was born July 26, 1934 in Berlin Germany. Hans was a strong, happy man with a passion for family. He had a love for life and put a smile on everyone’s face. He knew his Lord and was not […]

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Jimmy Roberts

Jimmy Lee Roberts: 1949-2018

Jimmy Lee Roberts   3/29/1949 – 8/31/2018 Jimmy Lee Roberts passed peacefully into Heaven on August 31, 2018 in Bishop, California. He rests now after a courageous battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis for the last several years, which he faced with relentless strength and unwavering optimism. He was born 3/29/49 in Glendale, California to Wanda Fortenbury […]

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Barbara Lee

Barbara Lee Crosby: 1927-2018

Barbara Lee Crosby left us on Monday September 24 2018, at the age of 91. We will all miss her positive attitude and big bright smile. She was born in Los Angeles on June 6, 1927 and raised in the Owens Valley by her parents Bob and Inella Cheney. While attending Lone Pine High she […]

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Belva Irene (Smith) Guthrie: 1930-2018

Belva Irene (Smith) Guthrie born March 17, 1930, passed away peacefully at her home, on September 6, 2018. She was born in Kansas, the ninth of 11 children whom have all preceded her in passing. Her family moved to Lancaster, CA. when she was 3 years old. She lived and worked in Lancaster until she […]

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Phyllis Jean Kruger Obituary

Phyllis Jean Kruger was born in Yuma, Colorado on June 24,1924. She passed away at the home of her daughter on September 4, -2018 surrounded by her  family. After spending her early childhood with her grandmother in Nebraska, she moved to  live with her mother in Glendale, California, where she met her husband of 71 […]

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Buck Grace

Buck Grace passes away at age 80

Longtime Lone Pine resident Carlton “Buck” Grace passed away on Aug. 21 at age 80 in Lone Pine. Buck went to the Lord peacefully in his sleep at Southern Inyo Hospital, his son Brian at his side. Buck was born in Long Beach, CA and live and worked in Lone Pine for the past 20 […]

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