Anthony Daniel Carranza, infant son of Katie Meyers and Carlos Carranza, was stillborn June 12, 2012 at the Spencer Municipal Hospital.
Funeral services will be held Monday, June 18, at 10 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Ethan Sayler will officiate. Burial will be in Cherokee Memory Gardens Cemetery in Cherokee. Online condolences may be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com.
Anthony is survived by his parents, Katie Ann Meyers and Carlos Ali Carranza of Spencer; a sister Andrea Lynn Meyers; maternal grandparents Brenda Meyers and William Smith Jr. of Cherokee; paternal grandmother Margarita Garcen of Valle De Bravo, Mexico; uncle Anthony William Smith and his wife Misty of Cherokee; aunt Angela Lynn Gorton and her husband Neil of London, England; aunt Carla Alexis Carranza of Valle De Bravo, Mexico; uncle Jose de Jesus Carranza of Valle De Bravo, Mexico; uncle Nathan Daniel Smith of Mankato, Minnesota; aunt Angel Elizabeth Smith of Estherville.
There will be a benefit supper and auction starting at 5 p.m. on June 22nd at the V.F.W. in Cherokee to help the family with medical and burial costs. Silent auction will start at 7 p.m.