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Weldon Herbert Thoene


1942 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Weldon Herbert Thoene Obituary
Weldon Herbert Thoene June 6, 1942 - April 22, 2013 Weldon passed away in Bakersfield, Ca at his home with his family by his side. He is survived by June Thoene, his wife of 49 years; two daughters, Kim and Tom Champness, Teri and Mike May, both of Bakersfield, Ca.; he was blessed with 7 grandchildren, Seth, Ali, Luke, and Katherine Champness, Madleine, Owen , and Landon May; sister, Gloria Thoene; brother, Roy Thoene. He worked as a diesel mechanic at Valley Detroit Diesel for 43 years. Weldon enjoyed NASCAR, classic cars, including his '59 Ford with Chevy parts, fishing, and the Central Coast. He loved his family and was proud of his children and grandchildren. He will be deeply missed. A Chapel Service will be held in the Basham Funeral Care Chapel (3312 Niles Street) on Friday, April 26, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. For additional information please contact Basham Funeral Care at 873-8200. Basham Funeral Care www.bakersfield.com/obits
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Apr. 25, 2013
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