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Charla Marie Escudero

September 25, 1963 ~ February 6, 2018 (age 54)

Goodland, Kansas resident Charla Marie Escudero, 54, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at the Goodland Regional Medical Center in Goodland, KS.

Charla was born on September 25, 1963 in Leadville, Colorado to Charles Laurence and Margaret Ann (Kent) Escudero.  She was one of two children.  She grew up and attended school in Douglas County, Colorado until the family moved to Cheyenne Wells, Colorado where she attended school there.  She later went on to obtain her GED and attended one year of college at Arapahoe Community College in Englewood, Colorado.

Coming to Goodland in 2014, she worked as a sales clerk and a night stocker at Walmart.  She enjoyed playing with her children and grandchildren, collecting anything with a cow on it, adult coloring books, collecting color pencils and gel pens.  She also enjoyed collecting and watching movies, baking and cooking, and spending time on social media.

Preceding her in death were her parents Charles and Margaret Escudero.

She is survived by her two children Chris Durr of Goodland, KS and Rachel Buck and her boyfriend Jacob Hernandez of Ordway, Colorado.  She is also survived by one brother Charlie Escudero of Franktown, CO; half-brother Lonnie Davis of Goodland, KS;  two half-sisters JoAnn Ryan of Norton, KS and Terry Kanzler of Fort Morgan, CO; four grandchildren and a significant other JR Uhlenhopp, as well as numerous, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Cremation will follow the service at the funeral home.

Donations may be made to:

Children's Hospital Colorado
and may be left at the services or mailed to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main Ave., Goodland KS 67735

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