Basham Funeral Care - Bakersfield
3312 Niles St.
Bakersfield, CA 93306
(661) 873-8200


1951 - 2016 Obituary Condolences Gallery
Begonia Deleon, age 65, died on Monday November 21, 2016 in the comfort of her own home
surrounded by loved ones in Bakersfield, CA. She was born July 10, 1951 in Los Angeles, CA to
Felicitas and Manuel Garcia. She was the third child, oldest girl, of six. She worked hard most of
her life, caring for those she loved and living her life for God.
She got married at 20 years' old and had three children: Jose, Alex, and AnaMaria. In 1990, Begonia moved her family to Bakersfield, CA. While raising her kids, and working multiple jobs as a bookkeeper, she was able to obtain her Associates of Arts in Business Administration. She was a devout Catholic woman who loved helping people and did so by volunteering for charities and churches around town.
She is survived by her children, Jose (Randi), Alex (Diana), and AnaMaria, her grandchild,
Imogen, and her siblings. There will be several services held for Begonia.
A visitation will be held on Monday, November 28, 2016 at Basham Funeral Home (3312 Niles St. 93306) from 5:00 - 8:00 pm with a Rosary recited at 6:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at St. Francis of Assis (900 H Street 93304) at 9:00 a.m. Begonia will be laid to rest at Resurrection Cemetery (966 Potrero Grande Dr. 91770) in Rosemead, CA. For additional information please contact Basham Funeral Care at 873-8200.
Basham Funeral Care
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Nov. 26, 2016
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