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Kenneth E. Bachant

June 11, 1920 - July 1, 2012
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On Sunday, July 1, 2012, Kenneth Earl "Bud" Bachant passed away peacefully in his home, in the presence of family members and friends. Born June 11, 1920, to Adolph Bissell and Ottillie Meisetschlager Bachant, Bud was a lifelong resident of Kerman, where he farmed grapes for the raisin industry. During the last few years of his life Bud had been afflicted with Alzheimer's and lost his battle with the disease at the age of 92. The family would like to thank Dr. David Margolin and Dr. Patrick Stewart for providing Bud with excellent, compassionate care during his final years. Additionally, special thanks go out to caregivers...
On Sunday, July 1, 2012, Kenneth Earl "Bud" Bachant passed away peacefully in his home, in the presence of family members and friends.

Born June 11, 1920, to Adolph Bissell and Ottillie Meisetschlager Bachant, Bud was a lifelong resident of Kerman, where he farmed grapes for the raisin industry. During the last few years of his life Bud had been afflicted with Alzheimer's and lost his battle with the disease at the age of 92.

The family would like to thank Dr. David Margolin and Dr. Patrick Stewart for providing Bud with excellent, compassionate care during his final years. Additionally, special thanks go out to caregivers Russell, Sergio, Frederick and Hector for their kindness and assistance during Bud's last days.

Bud was the father of one son, Earl W. Bachant, who passed away in 2009. Bud was also predeceased by his brother, Jesse Bachant; and his sister, Rosemary Miller.

Bud is survived by Virginia, his wife of over 40 years.

Visitation will be held at Stephens & Bean Chapel on Sunday, July 8, 2012, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
A Funeral Service will be held at Stephens & Bean Chapel on Monday, July 9, 2012, at 10:00 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you please make donations to Nancy Hinds' Hospice; Valley Animal Center; or your own favorite charity.

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