Elody Herrera

12/7/2013

Elody T. "Chacha Bear" Herrera, 36, of Kansas City, Mo., and formerly of Garden City, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, in Lee's Summit, Mo. She was born Feb. 24, 1977, in Salina, to John C. Herrera and Elodie A. Martinez Herrera.

Elody T. "Chacha Bear" Herrera, 36, of Kansas City, Mo., and formerly of Garden City, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, in Lee's Summit, Mo. She was born Feb. 24, 1977, in Salina, to John C. Herrera and Elodie A. Martinez Herrera.

Survivors include her father and stepmother, John and Nancy Herrera of Blue Springs; her mother, Elodie Martinez Herrera of Shawnee; a sister, Mandy Kelsay and brother-in-law Brandon Kelsay of Kansas City, Kan.; three brothers, Christopher Herrera of Shawnee, Jacob Behrhorst of Wichita, and Ely Behrhorst of Winfield; her grandparents, Rita Herrera of Garden City, and Joe and Helen Martinez of Salina; two nephews, William and Michael Kelsay of Kansas City, Kan.; and two nieces, Halona Kelsay of Kansas City, Kan., and Emmy Pipes of Winfield.

Service will begin at noon Dec. 14 at St. Mary's, 230 E. Cloud St., Salina. Burial will be at Roselawn Memorial Park, 1920 E. Crawford St., Salina, with a reception for family at St. Mary's Hall, Salina.

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