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Bernardita Baca Tovar

New Mexico, USA
Death 17 Jan 1964 (aged 71)
Kern County, California, USA
Burial Bakersfield, Kern County, California, USA
Plot Haven of Rest 972-A
Memorial ID 79574038 · View Source
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Monday, January 20, 1964
The Bakersfield Californian

TOVAR, BERNARDITA - Rosary was recited Sunday at 8 p.m. at St. Clements Mission and Requiem Mass was said today at 10:30 a.m. at St Clements Mission for Bernardita Tovar, 71, 1229 Drury Lane, who died Jan. 17 at home. The Rev. Ramon Guerras officiated.

Mrs. tovar was a native of New Mexico and had resided in this community 17 years. Survivors include her husband, Rafael; three sons, Antonio J., Valentin and Apolonio Tovar, all of Bakersfield; a daughter, Frances Baca of Bakersfield, 18 grandchildren; a brother, Romolo Gonzales of New Mexico, and two sisters, Benerenda Gonzales and Uecenia Gutterez of New Mexico.

Mrs. Tovar was a member of Commite Mexicano de Benefencio Lodge 6. Pallbearers will be Alex Martinez, Albert Celedon, George Alire, Frank Martinez, Julian Baca and Fred Quiergo.

Interment was in the Haven of Rest section in Union Cemetery. The Hopson Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.


California death index has Bernardita Tovar
b. August 20, 1892 in New Mexico
d. January 17, 1964 in Kern County
Her mother's maiden name was Bacca.

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  • Created by: Clifford Mullis
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79574038
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bernardita Baca Tovar (20 Aug 1892–17 Jan 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79574038, citing Union Cemetery, Bakersfield, Kern County, California, USA ; Maintained by Clifford Mullis (contributor 47415464) .