Cierra Brianna Otto
September 24, 1996 - October 27, 2019
Cierra Brianna Otto was born in Portland Oregon on September 24th, 1996.
She moved to Gulf Shores Alabama when she was 5 years old, and found a love for the beach,then on to Tennessee, where she graduated Bearden High School in 2015. She played softball and volleyball in school, even scoring the winning serve of a championship game.
She enjoyed dancing for four years, and was a talented artist. She found a love for live music and festivals, claiming "Music feeds my soul"
Preceeded in death by her grandfathers Walter Otto, and Nash Araiza Sr. Survived by her parents, Cindy and Ken Stroeker, Leon Sr. and Vicki Araiza, maternal granmother Lorrie Otto and paternal grandmother Irma Araiza, sisters and brothers Audrey, Josh, Victor, Solomon, Leon Jr., Arrow, Nanaq'Bear", Juniper, Bobby, Issac, Tia, Victoria, Sage and Jacob, as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends who loved her more than we could ever express.
She once claimed to be a "Free little spirit with a fun old soul", and was very excited to come back to Oregon to reconnect with her family, native roots and culture.
Cierra was loved by many and people gravitated to her fun personality
Please come and celebrate her life with us on Friday, November 1st at Noon, at Virgil T. Funeral Home.
Address: 605 Commercial St. SE. Salem, OR. 97301