Rachel M. Binder
Rachel M. Binder, 27, Lenexa, died Saturday, September 21, 2019 in Shawnee as the result of an automobile accident.
She was born January 7, 1992 in Wichita, the daughter of Jerry and Nancy (Gross) Brungardt. In 2010, she graduated from Hays High School then attended Fort Hays State University and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in biology. She was a client service specialist and part of the sales team at Xeno Tech. Rachel was very organized and detail oriented. She loved her cat Cecee, enjoyed texting and phone conversations with her family, and was an upbeat person who liked spending time with her friends.
Survivors include her father; Jerry Brungardt of Haysville, mother; Nancy Brungardt of Hays, and grandmother; Norma Brungardt of Montezuma.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 am on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, with Fr. Nick Parker officiating. Inurnment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10:00 am until service time on Wednesday at the church. Memorials are suggested to the Humane Society of the High Plains in care of Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home. Condolences and memories of Rachel may be shared with the family at www.haysmemorial.com