Kendall Rae Stimatze-Marez, 4, died Wednesday, July 4, 2018 in Conway, South Carolina.

She was born April 29, 2014, in Garden City.

She loved the outdoors and staring at the moon. She also enjoyed riding her bike, playing dolls, coloring and mermaids. Her favorite color was yellow, and her favorite princess was Belle.

Survivors include her mother, Bailey Stimatze of Garden City; her father, Andrew Marez of Garden City; grandparents Darrin and Janelle Stimatze of Garden City and Elizabeth Stahlecker of Garden City; great-grandparents Larry and Amanda Stimatze of Garden City and Jack and Sharon Harbour of Green Sea, South Carolina; two aunts, Brooklyn Stimatze of Garden City and Treva Van Auken of Maize; an uncle, Gavin Stimatze of Garden City; and many cousins.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the First United Methodist Church in Garden City. The family would like to encourage everyone to wear Kendall’s favorite color, yellow, to the service. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City.

Visitation will be 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Garnand Funeral Home.

The family suggests memorials be given to the Kendall Rae Memorial Fund, in care of the funeral home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846. Condolences may be given at