Obituary: Crystal Vance

Crystal Lynn (Salazar) Vance, 31, of Haysville, formerly of Viola, died Monday, Aug. 27, 2018 at Wesley Medical Center, Wichita. She was born July 28, 1987, in Wichita to Juan and Kathy (Blaine) Salazar.
Crystal grew up in the Viola community and attended Conway Springs public schools. She was a member of the Conway Springs High School class of 2005. She was united in marriage to David Andrew Vance on Nov. 17, 2005, in Wichita.
Crystal was preceded in death by one son, Aiden Thomas Vance, and one sister, Maria Angelica Salazar.
She is survived by her husband, David Vance; five children, Aiyana, Andrew, Alexis, Alyssa and Adrian Vance; her parents, Juan and Kathy Salazar of Viola; her siblings, Thomas Finstad of Conway Springs, Leslie Finstad, Jr., of Cheney, Juan Salazar, Jr., of Wichita, Christina Ellis of Oviedo, Fla., and Lucina Beltran of Chicago; and a number of other relatives and many friends.
A funeral service was conducted at noon Saturday, Sept. 1, at Viola Community Hall, Viola, with Marc Brown of the Wichita Indian United Methodist Wichita officiating.
Private interment was in Viola Cemetery, Viola.
Arrangements were by Ebersole Mortuary, Conway Springs. Online guest book and condolences are available at