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Erin Raquel Farley

August 2, 2019



ERIN RAQUEL FARLEY, 19, of Halstead, Kansas, passed away Friday, August 2, 2019. She was born in Arkansas City, Kansas on June 15, 2000 to Travis and Robyn (Barker) Farley.


Erin attended Halstead High School. She was in a committed relationship with her first love and middle school sweetheart, Garett Church. Erin took pride in being a loyal friend, daughter, sister, granddaughter and aunt. She had great passion for music, makeup, art, animals, and tattoos. She loved travel and new adventures. Erin was a brave, free spirit who was never afraid to take the road less traveled. Gone too soon from the world, she had the kindest heart with deep compassion that made such a difference and touched many lives. She will be deeply missed by her friends, family, and all that knew her.


Erin is survived by her parents: Travis and Robyn Farley; brother: Seth Farley; sister: Erika Farley; niece: Harper Holmes; uncle: Brady and Eric Barker; and grandparents: Sherri (Grammy) and Casey (Papa) Barker.


Erin is preceded in death by grandparents: Connie Julian and James Farley of Cookeville, TN.


A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Grace Community Church in Newton, Kansas. Prior to the service, a public visitation will be held at the church from 1:00-2:00 p.m. with the family present to greet friends and family. The Reverend Ed Blanchette Jr., of the Halstead Baptist Church, will officiate the service.


Flowers, donations, condolences, and other memorials may be offered at Petersen Funeral Home, 215 N Main St, Newton, KS 67114. In lieu of flowers, the family would also be honored for donations to be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105 or Caring Hands Humane Society, 1400 SE 3rd St., Newton, Kansas in remembrance of Erin.


The family of Erin wish to extend their sincere thanks for all of the support they have received during this difficult time. Petersenfamilyfuneralhome.com.



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17 thoughts on “Erin Raquel Farley

  1. Erin has always had the brightest and kindest heart! I will miss her very much. Much love for Erin.

  2. Les and I want to express our deepest sympathy for your family. Erin was a beautiful young lady. May God comfort you that only he can do. May God bless you.We are praying for your family. Les and Regina Hadorn

  3. Delbert and I are so very very sorry. Love and prayers to you all. Cathy and Delbert

  4. Our family ❤️‘S this sweet girl !!
    We are all ?. She will be missed, but NEVER forgotten.
    No words can describe the pain the Farley family is experiencing. Our thoughts & prayers are with them.

  5. Love you sweet girl!! We will miss you ? I’m so glad I got to meet you and spend time with you in Tennessee !! I’ll do my best to always pray and support your family !! Love you so much … cousin boochie !!

  6. Praying for you all during this time. She was a beautiful smart vibrant young lady. I am sorry for your immense loss. Please know we are here for you in TN if you need anything.

  7. There are no words that can express how deeply sad I am for you and your family… My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  8. Such a buityful young lady love her with all our heart an so sorry for you travie an Robyn an seth erica hopper.prauers your way.

  9. We are so saddened at the tragic loss of your precious daughter. We definitely know what you are going through and wish this upon no parent. Rest in the Lords love and mercy. We will never understand why, in this life, but when you see her again, it will all make sense

  10. I will always love her like my own daughter and we will always miss her! She was one of a kind and we will never be the same! We are all blessed to have known her and loved her. Our hearts are forever broken. We send our love , prayers and deepest sympathy to the Farley family and always know we are here for you all! Thank you for sharing your daughter with us. She was so beautiful and such a joy! We love you guys! Forever in our thoughts and prayers!?? ?? Always the Queen ??

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