Steven Kenneth Charlton(1953 - 2013)

Steven Kenneth Charlton August 8, 1953 - January 31, 2013 Steve was born August 8, 1953 in Bakersfield, California to Kenneth and Eutha Charlton. During his High School days he met the love of his life Tena Carpenter. They married in 1977 and had two amazing sons, Lance & Ryan. Steve was a devoted husband and father. He enjoyed vacationing with his family, camping, Harley races, and The LA Dodgers. He is survived by his wife, sons, his brother Richard Charlton and wife Charleen, his brother Doug Charlton and wife Annette, as well as numerous family and friends. After a brief illness, Steve found peace on January 31, 2013. He will be missed dearly by all. Graveside services will be held Friday February 8th at 11:00 am at Greenlawn Cemetery on River Boulevard. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Charlton Family Memorial Fund at any Kern Schools Federal Credit Union branch.

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Feb. 7, 2013