Paul Vern Andrade, age 76, was born to parents John and Marie Andrade on May 10, 1942, in Long Beach, Calif., and passed away in Bakersfield on March 18, 2019. Paul was a proud veteran of the United States Army, Fort Reilly, Kan., entering the service after graduating high school.
Paul was a resident of Mt. Mesa for nearly 40 years following his retirement as a cable television station manager in Groveland, Calif. His favorite pastime was fishing.
Paul was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Dorotha Ellison. He is survived by three brothers: James Petty (Palo Verdes), John Andrade (Mt. Mesa) and Jeff Andrade (Onyx).