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Christopher John Cote March 4, 1952 – January 28, 2024

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Christopher John Cote.

Christopher John Cote, 71, of Tehachapi, passed away peacefully on Jan. 28 following a stroke. He was under the care of Hospice in Bakersfield.

Chris was born in Tehachapi to Lou and Mary Cote on March 4, 1952. He graduated from Tehachapi High School in 1970. Chris worked 40 years in the Bay Area in the HVAC field before returning to live permanently in Tehachapi.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and a sister. He leaves behind his sister Joan; brothers, Mick, Kevin and Joe; several nieces and nephews and grandnieces and grandnephews.

A private interment will follow at Westside Cemetery.

Wood Family Funeral Service has been entrusted with his care. For condolences please visit http://www.woodmortuary.net/.