Aubrey Louise Meisel Silva was born to Bud and Sue Meisel on Oct. 12, 1981, in Ulysses. She went to be with her Lord on Monday, Feb. 18.

Aubrey attended schools in Concordia and Goessel, graduating in May 2000. She attended Wichita State University for several years and was working at Target on the advertisement team.

She is survived by her husband, Shivanka Mandoya Silva; daughter, Dayani Grace; parents, Bud and Sue Meisel of Newton; brother, Nickolus (Jeanne) Meisel of Pullman, Wash.; sister, Jill (Chris) Peterson of Greeley, Colo.; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life for Aubrey will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, at Grace Community Church in Newton, with pastors Dave Reimer and Steve Friesen officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the Dayani Grace Silva Education Scholarship Fund, Citizens State Bank, 1701 S. Kansas Ave., Newton.

Baker Funeral Home of Wichita is in charge of the arrangements.