EVART — Chastity “Candi” Naranjo, 45, of Evart, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, from injuries sustained in an ORV accident.

Candi was born on Jan. 23, 1970, in San Diego, Calif., to Richard and Linda (Haynes) Root. She graduated from Mission Bay High School in San Diego in 1988 and went on to attend college at the University of San Diego. Candi married Michael A. Naranjo on March 21, 1992, in San Diego. They moved to Evart in 1998. Candi was a member of Crossroads Community Church in Evart and she worked as a medical assistant for the Muskegon River Youth Home. Mrs. Naranjo enjoyed photography, painting and quilting.

Candi is survived by her husband, Michael A. Naranjo, of Evart; two daughters, Lydia N. Naranjo, of Evart, and Elizabeth C. (Kyle) Vincent, of Lake; two grandchildren, Sophia J. Naranjo and Landon A. Vincent; her parents, Richard and Linda Root, of Evart; two sisters, Angela S. (Abe) Lugioyo, of Huntington Beach, Calif., and Richelle L. Root, of Rainbow, Calif.

A celebration of life service will take place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, at Crossroads Community Church in Evart. Memorial contributions may be directed in Chastity “Candi” Naranjo’s name to First Merit Bank in Evart.