Mariah Nicole Binkowski, 16, Oak Ridge, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 after a lifelong battle with cystic fibrosis. She was a member of Howards Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Vonore.
Mariah was preceded in death by her grandfather, Edward Taylor; special aunts, Mae Wooliver and Rebecca Cromwell; niece and nephew, Ariana and Alexander Garcia.
She is survived by her mother, Brenda Binkowski; father, George Oaks; stepfather, Michael Stanfill; sister, Ashley Binkowski; brothers, Joseph Phelps and Brendon Binkowski; grandparents, Bonnie Taylor, Bill and Irene Stanfill, Gary Craig and Clint Stogner; niece, Liliana Garcia, nephew, Manuel Garcia along with many aunts, uncles and cousins.
The family received friends from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Barney Tipton officiating.
Burial followed in the Howards Chapel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Vonore. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com