Marlana Danielle Aviles, 37, of South Bend, IN went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Memorial Hospital in South Bend. Marlana was born on May 13, 1984 in Rensselaer, IN. She was a 2002 graduate of Oregon-Davis High School in Hamlet, IN. Marlana attended IUSB and Ancilla College. She enjoyed spending time with her family, making candles, and decorating her home. Marlana will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by:
Christopher Aviles, Mishawaka, IN Son
Autumn Aviles, Mishawaka, IN Daughter
Christopher Aviles, Mishawaka, IN Former Husband
Mike and Cathy [Harris] Burger, South Bend, IN Parents
Chambler Wireman, Wheatfield, IN Brother
Matthew (Sara) Miller, Eglin AFB, CA Brother
Finas Ray Conley, Rensselaer, IN Brother
Rebecca (Michael) DeFranco, Lakeville, IN Sister
LaShena Andrew, Rensselaer, IN Sister
Janena Conley, Rensselaer, IN Sister
Freda (Tony) Marshall, Leslie, MI Sister
Several Nieces and Nephews
Many Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins
Steve Boyle, Hamlet, IN Best Friend (of 20 years)
Preceded in death by:
John and Thelma [Wireman] Harris, Maternal Grandparents
Marlana’s wishes were to be cremated and no services will be held at this time.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice of Elkhart, IN.
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