Amanda L. Loera, 36, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY —  Amanda L. Loera passed away Saturday, Jan. 29, 2022. She was 36 years old.

Funeral service will be held 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, 2022, at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown, with Pastor Jeff Smith officiating. Calling hours will be held prior to the service from 2 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home.

Amanda was born on Oct. 27, 1985, in Oklahoma City, OK, the daughter to Leopoldo and Mary DeBoer Loera.

She worked for several restaurants as a chef.

Surviving are her parents, Leopoldo and Mary Loera Watertown; her son, Brandon Cortes, Arizona; 2 brothers, Christian (Belinda) DeBoer, Watertown; Adam (Eve) Loera, Watertown; her sister, Anna (Zachary) Ambrose, Watertown; nieces and nephews, Christian DeBoer, Jr., Gianna DeBoer, Angel and Adele Loera, Rosalee and Cadence Ambrose.

She was predeceased by her grandmother, Socorro Pinedo.

Amanda was very adventurous she loved to take long walks, cook, paint and enjoyed listening to music.

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