Tim was born in New York on May 13, 1962 and passed away in Bakersfield on September 27, 2013.

His services will be held in the West Side District Cemetery on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. He is survived by his mother, Peggy Hoffmann; his father, Richard and his wife, Lois; his children, Jessica and her fiance, Mike, Brandon, Alayna and her husband, Nathanael, Leslie and her fiance, Cecil; his siblings, Steve, Mary and her husband, Chris, Chris John, Pat and his wife Denise, Shawn and wife Stacy, Rick and wife, Dawn. He is also survived by his grandchildren, David, Emberlynne, Deegan and Ethan; his nieces and nephews, Shannon, Kyle, Matthew, Alaysia and Allen, Elizabeth, Tristan and Steve, Keefer, Michael, and Tylan, Tyler, Christian and Kaila, Cody and Haily. And many other family and friends. Tim was a loving man and made everyone he talked to smile. He had a big heart and never met a stranger. He attended Taft Union High School where he played football (#62) and graduated in 1980. He spent his life working in the oilfields of Kern County. When he wasn't working he spent his time rooting for his team, the Oakland Raiders, and working on HIS '70. Tim enjoyed having everyone get together for BBQs. Tim will be greatly missed by everyone who had the pleasure of knowing him. No visitation hours are scheduled. To convey condolences or sign an online registry, please visit www.EricksonAndBrown.com.