Rachelle Marie Thacker, 43, Russell, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, in Wichtia. 

She was born Sept. 8, 1976, in Russell to Duane Lee and Janet Marie (Burghardt) Thacker.  She grew up in Luray, graduated from Russell High School and received an associates degree from North Central Technical College, Hays. 

For several years she was a certified nurse aid with Home Health Care and most recently worked with a pipeline company.

Survivors include her father; two children, Shelby M. Thacker and Sheldon Thacker; three brothers, Rick, Russell and Ronnie Thacker; and a step-brother Kelly DePiesse.  She was preceded in death by her mother and a brother, Ryan Thacker.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Luray United Methodist Church, Luray; burial in Luray Cemetery. 

Memorials are suggested to the family in care of  Baker Funeral Home, Wichita,