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June 19th, 2014

Domingo ‘Mingo’ Sanchez Parra

June 19, 2014

Domingo ‘Mingo’ Sanchez Parra
1940-2014

Domingo “Mingo” Sanchez Parra passed away on Thursday, June 12, 2014, at home surrounded by his loving family.
Mingo was the fourth of 10 children born to Pedro and Maria Parra on April 19, 1940 in Deming, N.M. While growing up in New Mexico, at the age of 15 he met the love of his life Cecilia Granadino. The two were married on Feb. 24, 1962. The couple had four sons while still living in New Mexico.

Stephen Dennis Rinehart

June 19, 2014

Stephen Dennis Rinehart
1950-2014

Stephen Dennis Rinehart of Bishop went home to his heavenly Father on May 20, 2014. Steve came into this world on Aug. 12, 1950, a miracle son born to Larry and Florence (Brock) Rinehart in San Diego.
Steve was a survivor. Born three months premature he wasn’t expected to live, but with prayers offered up by his Dad and Mom, he amazed all the doctors and nurses at the military hospital where he was born.

Margaret Gale Lowden Young Hurd

June 19, 2014

Margaret Gale Lowden Young Hurd
1931-2014

Margaret died June 13, 2014 at the Bishop Care Center following a long illness. She was born to Mildred and Spencer Lowden on June 14, 1931 in Redding, a fourth generation Californian. She and her family moved to Bishop in 1934, where she attended Bishop Elementary and graduated from Bishop Union High School. She also graduated from Reno Business College. She worked for Southern California Edison, Union Carbide and Continental Telephone Company. She married Daniel Young in 1953. She married Whistler (Clarence) Hurd in1972.

Shannon (Smith) Dews

June 19, 2014

Shannon (Smith) Dews
1974-2014

On May 30, Shannon (Smith) Dews left us to be with Jesus full-time, forever, whole, healed, completely filled with peace and joy.
She was born on Oct. 11, 1974 at Northern Inyo Hospital to Les and Debbie Smith. She attended Bishop schools and graduated from Bishop Union High School in 1992. After high school Shannon worked as a nanny for several families both in Washington state and in California.

June 17th

Leonard L. Rosga

June 17, 2014

Leonard L. Rosga
1928-2014

Born June 14, 1928 in Elmhurst, Ill. 24-year Bishop resident Leonard L. Rosga passed away June 5, 2014 at Northern Inyo Hospital in Bishop. He was 85.
Leonard was a member of First Presbyterian Church and a helper at Sunday School. He was a 20-year faithful volunteer at Salvation Army in Bishop. He was also in the Illinois National Guard during World War II. He loved being outdoors, fishing and hiking, and spending time with his family.
Leonard will be greatly missed by family and friends.

June 16th

James David Boling

June 16, 2014

James David Boling
1950-2014

James (Jimmy) David Boling died at his home in Big Pine on May 27, 2014. Jimmy, who was also known by many as “Bones,” was born on Oct. 22, 1950 in Pomona to James Harvey and Mary Katherine Boling. Jimmy, his older sister and three younger siblings moved to Aberdeen Resort with his mother and stepfather, Warren, and Mary Katherine Mann in 1963. Jimmy attended school in both Big Pine and Independence, graduating from Owens Valley High School in 1969. Jimmy lived most of his life in the Owens Valley and worked for the County of Inyo for a total of 18 years.

June 12th

Gloria Jean Cline Brown

June 12, 2014

Gloria Jean Cline Brown
1951-2014

On May 30, 2014 Gloria passed away in her sleep Friday morning at her son’s home. She was born in Schurz, Nev, on April 18, 1951.
Gloria, also known as G-girl, was a lifetime resident of Bishop.
She had four sons, Victor, Brian, Kevin and Preston Brown; she also had two grandchildren, Sydney and Naomi Brown; father, Lamar Cline; mother, Alberta McCann; sister, Ernestine Bob; daughter, Christine Bob and her daughter Tamara; cousin, Veltha Henry; nephews, Lional and Rodrick and many nieces and nephews. She will be missed.

June 10th

Theo Weyer

June 10, 2014

Theo Weyer
1937-2014

Amanda Nora ‘Mandy’ Rumble

June 10, 2014

Amanda Nora ‘Mandy’ Rumble
1969-2014

Olathe, Colo. resident, Mandy Rumble passed away Sunday, June 1, 2014 at her home in Olathe. She was 44 years old.
Memorial services will be held Friday, June 6 at the Delta High School with the Rev. Brian Workman officiating.
Amanda Nora “Mandy” Doloughan was born to William John and Claire M. (Garrett) Doloughan in Mombasa, Kenya, East Africa.

Patricia ‘Patty’ McCartney Peace

June 10, 2014

Patricia ‘Patty’ McCartney Peace
1960-2014

Patty was born Oct. 17, 1960 in Las Vegas, Nev. and passed away May 30, 2014 at her home in Bishop at the age of 53.

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