About Charles Wesley Eiland:
1934-1936 California Voter Registrations, Kern County
Eiland, Charles W, Power Shovel Opr, 316 Naylor
Ave, Taft, Democrat
Eiland, Mrs. Helen M - Housewife, Democart
Charles Wesley Eiland, 91
18, 1909 - June 1, 2001
Charles Wesley Eiland was born in Fresno California on October 18, 1909.
He came to Taft at the age of 2 weeks where he remained the rest of his life.
Wes was educated
in the Taft School system from Conley thru Taft High; at one time Wes was the youngest Eagle Scout in
the United States with 49 merit badges to his credit. He enjoyed playing football and was well known
for it, including many victories and championships.
After high school he went to work at the
Taft Lumber Company he enjoyed relating stories about hauling lumber to build Cuyama. Mr. Eiland then
went to work at Honolulu Oil Company for 25 years then worked for Getty for 20 years until retirement.
Wes was a super mechanic and enjoyed leading his family thru years of racing.
Wes was preceded
in death by his beloved wife Helen, his son John, his grandson Thomas Parcel and a great granddaughter
Sara Eiland. Wes leaves a loving family, daughter Barbara Parcel, son Jim Eiland and wife Lucille, granddaughter
and husband Linda & Ron Starkey, grandson?s and wives, Tim and Kim Parcel, Ted and Barbara Parcel and
David and Pat Eiland, and granddaughter?s and husbands Judy and Lynn Garner, Cheyl and Danny Neudorf,
his youngest grandchildren Charles Wesley Eiland and James Curtis Eiland. Ten great grandchildren and
six great, great grandchildren, and many loving nieces and nephews.
Brian Parcel will officiate
at his services on Friday June 22nd, at 9:00 a.m. at the West Side Cemetery.
About Marie Helen Hayslett:
Social Security Death Index
Name: Helen M. Eiland
Last Residence: 93268 Taft,
Kern, California, United States of America
Born: 16 Feb 1912
Died: 22 Jun 1992
SSN issued: California (1973)
California Death Index, 1940-1997
Name: Helen Marie Eiland
Security #: 560214709
Birth Date: 16 Feb 1912
22 Jun 1992
Death Place: Kern
Mother's Maiden Name: Clark
Father's Surname: Hayslett