H.L.(1031 - 2012)

Mr. H.L. "Larry" Tooker October 7, 1031 - December 27, 201 Larry was born in Taft, California and graduated from Taft High School in 1949. He was a driller in the oil fields in Taft and Bakersfield for over 30 years. He moved to Ahwahnee, California in 1993. He is survived by his wife, Sue of Ahwahnee; Daughters, Shawn Fernberg and husband David; Kim Tooker and husband Don Batlowski, all of Bakersfield; Step Son, Scott Standefer and wife Jenny of North Pole, Alaska. By his Brother, John Tooker of Bakersfield and sister, Esther Ray of Taft. Also by 11 Grandchildren, 2 Great Grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 2:00 PM in Bakersfield, CA. Palm Memorial Sierra Chapel, Oakhurst, CA., 559, 683-4370, is assisting the family. www.bakersfield.com/obits

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Jan. 4, 2013