Cary Whattler

July 28, 1976 ~ April 22, 2019 (age 42)



Memorial Mass for Cary Whattler will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Las Animas, Colorado with Rosary being held at 9:30 a.m.  Inurnment will follow.

Cary Shannon (Stairs) Whattler passed away on April 22, 2019 in Las Animas, Colorado at the age of 42.  She was born on July 28, 1976 in Pineridge, South Dakota to Gary and Connie (Monroe) Stairs.

Cary was a member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe and Holy Rosary Catholic Church.

She is survived by her husband Donald Whattler; children, Donald Whattler Jr. and Makyla Whattler; father, Gary Stairs Sr.; sisters, Emma Stairs and Shannon Escamilla; brothers, Terry Monroe and Jon Baker; many other relatives and a host of friends.

Cary was preceded in death by her mother, Connie Stairs; son, David Donald Whattler; brothers, Gary Stairs Jr. and Kyle Stairs; sister, Carol Lynn Stairs; niece, Sophia Escamilla; grandfathers, Mark Monroe and Alouisious “Butch” Monroe.

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