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Tehachapi Mayor Edward Clem Grimes passed away on May 21, 2018. He was 75 years old. Services are pending at this time.

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Jim True, 84, passed away peacefully on May 19, 2018 at his home in Stallion Springs, Tehachapi, Calif.

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The world lost a very loving and devoted son, husband, father, grandfather and friend with the recent passing of Jesus "Jesse" Luna, 62, who left us on May 14 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Jesse was surrounded by loved ones at the time of his passing.

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Cynthia “Cindie” Gruey passed quietly on May 7 in Tehachapi. She was 58. Cindie was a longtime resident of Tehachapi. Cindie’s family moved to Tehachapi from North Hollywood, Calif., in 1976. She graduated from Tehachapi High in 1977.

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Carol Diane Imhoof, 80, passed away after a long and brave battle with cancer on April 9, 2018 surrounded in love by family and with dignity and grace.

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Sheri Smith Switzer was born in Los Angeles in 1943 and grew up in Tehachapi. Sheri passed away on May 5, 2018 in Bakersfield.

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Camille Crandall Barton of Tehachapi, Calif., passed away peacefully on May 6, 2018, at home with her family after a long battle with lung cancer.

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Jackie E. Rose, known to his friends as "Freddie Rose," passed away suddenly at his home in Tehachapi on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at the age of 86 years old. Jack was born on Nov. 15, 1931, in Byesville, Ohio, to Forest and Odessa Rose.

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Ed Carter, 79, passed away peacefully on April 27 in Tehachapi, Calif. Born Raymond Edsel Carter on May 8, 1938, in Mentone, Calif., to Raymond B. and Mary Carter, Ed was the oldest of three children.

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John Gardner began his journey on Nov. 27, 1951, in Bethesda, Md. John proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1971-1975 and fought in the Vietnam War. He began his 30-plus year career in construction in the early 1980s.

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Ola Lee Patterson, 94, made her way to her heavenly home on April 10, 2018. She was devoted not only to her own family, but to so many others. Her devotion was rooted in her firm belief in God and has earned her a peaceful rest.

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In loving memory of John Mendoza, age 78. He was born on Dec. 19, 1939, in Dominguez PR (Compton), Calif., and passed away peacefully surrounded by family on April 8, 2018.

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Harold Williams, 70, of Tehachapi, Calif., passed away on April 9, 2018. A viewing will be held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Wood Family Funeral Service, 321 W. F St., Tehachapi, Calif.

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Longtime Tehachapi resident Dwayne Buster Stevens entered into rest on Sunday, April 1, 2018. He was 83 years old.

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Clifford "Corky" Lunceford passed away March 5, 2018, in his home in Bear Valley Springs. He is survived by his brother James Lunceford, wife Donna; his two sons, Alan Lunceford and Glenn Lunceford. As well as his step-children, Cherice Hatton, and her husband Matt; Kim Little; Teresa Osborn…

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David Purtian Watson Sr. was called home to Christ on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 in Klamath, Calif., surrounded by family. David was born March 6, 1961, in Lancaster, Calif., to James Watson Sr. and Shirley Watson.

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Michael Steven Moffett Sr. blessed us with his presence in Rhode Island, on Oct. 23, 1959, and peacefully departed March 13, 2018, in Tehachapi, Calif.

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Tate Douglas Satterfield, a husband, father, grandfather, son, uncle and brother, passed away at his home in Tehachapi. Tate lived life with a clever and curious spirit.

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Karl Berthold Kinast passed away from a short struggle with leukemia on March 15, 2018. He passed away peacefully in his home in Tehachapi, Calif., where he felt most comfortable.

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William Franklin Pendley was born June 22, 1942 and passed peacefully in his sleep March 15, 2018. He was known as Wilbur to some, Bill to others and Papa to his family — but he was loved and respected by all.

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A Celebration of Life for Albert Mainord will be held on Saturday, March 24, at 2 p.m. in the Tehachapi High School Gymnasium. He was 71 years of age. Al’s life came to a conclusion here in the historical railroad town of Tehachapi, and began as a young child near the rails, as his grandfath…

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Paul David Barrett, age 76, passed away on March 10, 2018, in Arvin, Calif. Services are being held at 9:15 a.m. on Monday, March 19, 2018, at Bakersfield National Cemetery, 30338 E. Bear Mountain Blvd., Arvin, Ca.

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Jerry Adams, a longtime resident of Bear Valley Springs, Calif., and originally from Philadelphia, Penn., passed away peacefully on or around Dec. 31, 2017, at age 74 (or so) in Bear Valley Springs.

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Ricardo Garcia Perez, 44, of Ft. Duchesne, Utah, passed away peacefully on March 12, 2018 at the VA Hospital in Salt Lake City.

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Brianna Gabriella Medina passed away on March 2, 2018, in Bakersfield, Calif. Services will be held March 15, 2018, at Wood Family Funeral Service, 321 W. F St., Tehachapi, Calif., at 11 a.m. and officiated by Pastor Nathan Hiner.

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Russell Gene Wade was born on Jan. 16, 1938, to Fred and Marie Wade in Fayette, Iowa. He left this world to be with the Lord on March 12, 2018.

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Carolyn Herrell Nelson, 93, passed away peacefully in Fountain Hills, Ariz., on Feb. 24, 2018 after spending her last 40 years in Tehachapi.

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Margaret Mary (Halpin) Ortiz departed from this life suddenly in the early hours of Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. She was surrounded by her husband, Gilbert Ortiz, son, daughter, and daughter-in-law. Margaret was 61 years of age.

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Larry became an angel on Feb. 1, 2018. He was born in Anadarko, Okla., on July 30, 1949, to Donald and Betty Jane Mathews. He moved to Tehachapi two years later with his family. Larry graduated from Tehachapi High School, where he played baseball and basketball, in 1967. He was always a Warr…

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Katrina Marie Ikeler, 52, passed away on Feb. 9, 2018 surrounded by her family. She was born on June 14, 1965 to her parents, Raymond and Betty Blain.

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Eric Everett Edinburgh, 57, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. A native Californian, he was born Nov. 22, 1960, in Burbank, Calif.

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Wayne Eldon Vancil, 88, passed away at home in Tehachapi, Calif., on Feb. 9, 2018. A memorial service will be held at The Woods Pavilion, 323 W. F St., Tehachapi, Calif., on March 3, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.