Michelle Renea Perez, 48, of Johnson, Kan., died Friday, July 12, 2019, at Stanton County Hospital in Johnson. 

She was born Oct. 9, 1970, in West Plains, Mo., to Curtis Ray and Barbara Ann (Schweizer) Houser.

Michelle moved to Johnson in 1973. She married Juan Carlos Perez on Oct. 15, 1989, in Johnson. 

She worked at Johnson State Bank. 

She is survived by her children, Jalissa Montes and Marcus Perez; parents, Curtis and Barbara Houser; and three grandchildren.

Michelle was preceded in death by her husband, Juan; brother, Curtis Houser, Jr.; and grandparents, Cyrus and Maria Houser, and Earl and Geneva Schweizer.

Vigil service and rosary will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2019, at Garnand Funeral Home Chapel in Johnson.  Funeral mass will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 19, 2019, at Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ulysses, Kan., with Reverend Aneesh Parappanattu, MSFS officiating. 

Interment will follow at the Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson, Kan. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at Garnand Funeral Home in Johnson.  Memorial contributions may be given to National Ovarian Cancer Coalition in care of Garnand Funeral Home.  Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.