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Russell Dale Winter


06/09/1947 - 10/14/2015 Obituary
Russell Dale Winter Obituary
Russell passed away October 14, 2015 after a brief illness. Russell was born in Muskogee, OK & moved with his family to Bakersfield in 1954. He married his high school sweetheart, Karran Steele, on May 7th, 1965 & had 2 children, Richard (Carrie) & Rebecca Daniels (Jim).
Russ started working at Kern Oil & Refining in 1968 & retired from there after 40 years. In his leisure time, he was always building or fixing something & could do just about anything with his hands.
Russell's second love of his life was fishing. He never passed up a chance to drop a line in the water. Russ & Karran spent many summers on the Klamath River fishing for salmon. Russ was always the guy to lend a helping hand to neighbors & friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Karran. He is survived by his children, 3 grandchildren, Emma, Liberty & Ronin, sister Joyce Lampkin & brother Raymond Roundtree.
Friends & Family are invited to an open house Celebration of Russell's life on Friday, October 23rd, 4-7 PM at 7505 Whirlaway St.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Oct. 20, 2015
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