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Sandy Reed: 1931-2019

Sandy Reed 1931 – 2019 Sandy passed away at his home in Bishop, CA on February 1, 2019, at the age of 87. Sandy was born in Bishop and raised in Benton. He spent his entire life in the Owens Valley. Sandy was a jack of all trades, and could make or fix anything. He […]

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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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Patricia A. Broward: 1930-2019

After a long illness, Patricia Adele Broward passed away at her home on January 29, 2019. Pat was born in an isolated farmhouse in Alden, Kansas on August 22, 1930. She was delivered by the country doctor and not expected to live, yet her grandmother and her Aunt Lacassa revived her by plunging her into […]

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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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Aerial Arts

Aerial Arts community blooming in Bishop

Press release An aerial arts community is blossoming in Bishop CA. Wakeful Ascent Aerial Arts, founded and run by Santa Cruz transplant Sara Kaiser, took off from within the Sierra Shanti yoga studio in June 2018. After drilling four anchors into the roof infrastructure and rigging fabric—aerial silks—from ceiling to floor, the yoga studio, run […]

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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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