Cover photo for Mariana - Canez's Obituary
Mariana - Canez Profile Photo

Mariana - Canez

d. October 20, 2019

Mariana Canez, 64
Mariana Oropeza Canez of Bakersfield CA, passed away on October 20, 2019 surrounded by family
Mariana was born in Bakersfield ,California on September 25, 1955. She grew up and lived in Lamont CA, attending Arvin High School. After graduation, she was a stay at home fun loving mother, care giver, and babysitter for numerous nieces and nephews. She enjoyed dancing, music and was drawn to pets. If a puppy strayrd into her yard it became a part of the family. She embraced her life to the fullest with much love for everyone, especially her only son; Antonio Sanchez, and niece Malari Flores, was the daughter that she never had.
Mariana is survived by her son Antonio Sanchez, her brothers Ray Rene (Sandra) Canez, Carlos (Angie) Canez, Sisters Connie Flores, Jane Espinoza, granddaughters Mariana, Carmen, Emma, Antonia Sanchez (Jose) and great granddaughter Estella Cruz, sister-in-law’s Vivian Canez, Lola Canez, numerous nieces, nephew and other relatives. Predeceased in death by her parents Manuel and Juanita Canez, her brothers Frank, Tony (Marta), Manuel Canez, sisters Emma and Lupita Canez.
Memorial service will be held November 4, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Officiating Victor Alonzo at Kern River Family Mortuary Chapel. 1900 N. Chester Ave. Graveside to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park 9101 Kern Canyon Rd. 93306. Sunrise Lawn.
Pall bearers yesterday. Antonio Sanchez, Xavier Canez, Mark Canez, Rudy Flores, Juan Flores, David Cruz
Honorary pall bearer David Flores

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Mariana - Canez, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, November 4, 2019

Starts at 11:00 am (Pacific time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 3

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree