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Charles Joseph Van De Voorde
Charles Joseph Van De Voorde, age 57, resident of Bishop for 15 years, born May 12, 1954 in Palo Alto, passed away Dec. 25, 2011 in Bishop.
Charlie worked for the High Sierra Distribution Company for more than 15 years and achieved countless awards. He was a loyal and true friend to all who met him. His passion was to ride motorcycles with the Prospectors Club, and he enjoyed fishing until the sun went down.
He is survived by his mother, Tokiwa Van De Voorde; son, Charles Van De Voorde; and grandson, Jay Van De Voorde.
Charlie was buried at 11 a.m. on Dec. 29, 2011 in Mojave alongside his father, Warren Van De Voorde and his grandparents.
Those wishing to express condolences may send them to Tokiwa Van De Voorde, P.O. Box 438, Mojave, CA 93502.