Ray C. Burklo, 219 Adams, died in the local hospital Tuesday. He had lived here for 38 years. Burklo was born in Indiana on November 9, 1900, and came to Taft 38 years ago and has worked with the Union Oil Company since coming West. He was a member of the F & AM, Taft Lodge No. 516. Burklo is survived by his widow, Dorothy; a son, Donald C. Burklo of Columbiana, Ohio; three grandchildren; a mother, Emma Allen of San Luis Obispo; and a step father, Harvey C. Allen, also of San Luis Obispo. Funeral services will be conducted tomorrow at 10 a.m. in the Erickson & Brown Chapel with the officers of the Taft Lodge No. 516 officiating under the Direction of Dr. William McEwen and Frank Tomlinson. Interment will follow in the West Side Cemetery.