Crystal Fawn Deer Venegas was born August 17, 1961 in Shawnee, Oklahoma and passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at Baptist Medical Center in Oklahoma City. Her funeral service will begin at 12:00 p.m. Saturday, May 30, 2020 at the Bah-Kho-Je Chena Center in Perkins, Oklahoma with her interment to follow at the Iowa Indian Cemetery. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She was the daughter of the late Francis R. Deer, Sr. and Lena Rose Deer.
She is preceded in death by her daughter, Nicole W. Venegas.
She is survived by her husband of 40 years Juan J. Venegas; her two daughters, Julia Venegas and Josefa Venegas-Hernandez; two sons, Josiah Venegas and Russell Deer; 13 grandchildren; and 3 brothers, Mike, Francis, and Russell Deer; and lots of nieces and nephews.
Crystal lived her life to the fullest through simple pleasures of being a stay-at-home mother and raising her grandkids.
Crystal will be missed but never forgotten.
Condolences may be sent to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com