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  • Thursday, Jul 17 2014 04:14 PM

    Ines Duenas 1933 – 2014

    Ines Duenas
    1933 – 2014
     
    Ines Duenas was born on April 20, 1933, in La Junta, Colo. At the time of his passing, he was a resident of Tehachapi. He went home to God on July 14, 2014, at the age of 81.
     
    Ines honorably served his country in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War from 1951 to 1954. He was in the 1st Division, 3rd Battalion, 5th Regiment.
     
    He is survived by his loving wife, Vicki; two sons; three daughters; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three brothers; and three sisters.
     
    Ines was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
     
    Graveside services with military honors are scheduled for Monday, July 21, 2014, at 10 a.m., at Bakersfield National Cemetery, located at 30338 Bear Mountain Boulevard, Arvin, California 93203.
     
    Funeral arrangements are being handled by Wood Family Funeral Service, Inc. For condolences please visit woodmortuary.net.
     

  • Thursday, Jul 17 2014 01:32 PM

    Wesley "Wes" W. Kizer, 1934 – 2014

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    Wesley "Wes" W. Kizer
    1934 – 2014

    Wesley W. Kizer, 80, passed from this life on July 9, 2014, and was joined with his Heavenly Father. He had been a resident of Tehachapi since 2000. Prior to his moving to the area, he resided in Ventura County, having grown up in Santa Paula.Wes was born in Love County, Okla., on Feb. 13, 1934.  

    Wes was a building contractor for 50 years. He was a devoted father and loving husband.
    Surviving him are his wife, Patricia Kizer; and sons, Wes, Steve, and Kevin; as well as grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. He will be missed by all of us, but we look forward to seeing him again in the next life.

  • Thursday, Jul 17 2014 01:23 PM

    Lois Darlene Bushnell, 1939 – 2014

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    Lois Darlene Bushnell
    1939 – 2014

    Lois "Darlene" Bushnell, 74, passed away in her home on July 10, 2014. She was a longtime Tehachapi resident.

    Darlene was born on Aug. 16, 1939, in Fresno. In 1957 she married Richard W. Bushnell.

  • Thursday, Jul 17 2014 09:27 AM

    John R. Schuler, 1951 – 2014

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    John R. Schuler
    1951 – 2014

    John R. Schuler went to be with the Lord on July 4, 2014, at the age of 62. He is survived by his wife, Fredricka (Riki); their two sons, John and Robert; as well as six grandchildren; and brothers, Michael and James.

  • Friday, Jul 11 2014 04:44 PM

    Consuelo Olds McCullough, 1951 – 2014

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    Consuelo Olds McCullough
    1951 – 2014

    Consuelo Olds McCullough, 63, of Tehachapi, went to heaven on July 1, 2014.

  • Friday, Jul 11 2014 03:04 PM

    Antonia Corona Collins, 1927 – 2014

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    Antonia Corona Collins
    1927 – 2014

    Antonia Corona Collins was born on May 10, 1927, in Ontario and entered into her final rest on July 7, 2014, in Bakersfield at the age of 87.  Services will be held on Saturday, July 12, 2014, at 1 p.m., at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.  Interment will be at a later date.

  • Friday, Jul 11 2014 11:47 AM

    Wesley "Wes" W. Kizer, 1934 – 2014

    Wesley "Wes" W. Kizer
    1934 – 2014

    Tehachapi resident Wesley W. Kizer went to be with his Lord and Savior on July 9, 2014.  He was 80 years old.  A funeral service will be held on Monday, July 14, 2014, at 2 p.m., at the Abundant Life Church in Tehachapi.  Interment will be at Conejo Mountain Memorial Park in Camarillo.  A full obituary will appear in next week's edition of the Tehachapi News.  Arrangements were made with the assistance of Wood Family Funeral Service.  For condolences please visit woodmortuary.net.

  • Friday, Jul 11 2014 11:45 AM

    Lois Darlene Bushnell, 1939 – 2014

    Lois Darlene Bushnell
    1939 – 2014

    Lois Darlene Bushnell, 74, of Tehachapi entered into rest on Thursday, July 10, 2014.   No services are scheduled.  A full obituary will appear in next week's edition of the Tehachapi News.  Arrangements were made with the assistance of Wood Family Funeral Service.  For condolences please visit woodmortuary.net.

  • Wednesday, Jul 09 2014 04:11 PM

    Antonia Corona Collins, 1927 – 2014

    Antonia Corona Collins
    1927 – 2014

    Tehachapi resident Antonia Corona Collins entered into rest on Monday July 7, 2014.  She was 87 years old.   Services are scheduled for Saturday, July 12, 2014. A memorial service will be held at the Jehovahs Witnesses Kingdom Hall at 1 p.m., followed by a reception at The Mountain Aire Estates clubhouse, in Tehachapi. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.  A full obituary will appear in next week's edition of the Tehachapi News.  Arrangements were made with the assistance of Wood Family Funeral Service, Inc.  For condolences please visit woodmortuary.net.

  • Wednesday, Jul 09 2014 04:10 PM

    John Robert Schuler, 1951 – 2014

    John Robert Schuler
    1951 – 2014

    Tehachapi resident John Robert Schuler entered into rest on Friday, July 4, 2014.  He was 62 years old.  Services are scheduled for Thursday, July 10, 2014.  A graveside service at Bakersfield National Cemetery will begin at 9:15 a.m., followed by a memorial service at Grace Fellowship Church in Tehachapi at 11 a.m.  A full obituary will appear in next week's edition of the Tehachapi News.  Arrangements were made with the assistance of Wood Family Funeral Service.  For condolences please visit woodmortuary.net.

  • Wednesday, Jul 09 2014 12:09 PM

    Patricia Ann McCain, 1932 – 2014

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    Patricia Ann McCain
    1932 – 2014

    Patricia Ann McCain went home to be with our Lord Jesus Christ on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 in Bakersfield.

  • Thursday, Jul 03 2014 10:10 AM

    Helen Joyce Mihelich, 1928 – 2014

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    Helen Joyce Mihelich
    1928 – 2014

    Helen Mihelich passed away at her home in Bear Valley Springs on June 20, 2014.  Helen is survived by her husband, John; and their children, John Howard, Mark James, Robert Bruce, Jodi Kay Cole, and Mary Beth; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

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