Carmen Levier Obituary

Carmen Rose Levier
September 30, 1976 – October 28, 2018

TOPEKA, KS – Carmen Rose Levier, Quah-She, 42, died Sunday, October 28, 2018 at the Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka.

She was born September 30, 1976 in Reno, Nevada, the daughter of Arthur Marcellus Levier, Jr. and Ruth Elaine Conway.

Carmen was a member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation and the Drum Religion.

She was preceded in death by her parents, grandparents, Arthur Levier, Sr. and Julia McKinney Levier and Ernest and Ruby McCloud Conway, and two brothers, Jay Levier and Clinton Marcellus Levier.

Survivors include her companion, Jeffrey Erickson, Topeka, four daughters, Brandy Sims, Miranda Levier-Sims, Jaimie Sims  and Leilani Sims, all of Holton, a sister, Cherise Levier, Yerington, Nevada and two grandchildren, Clinton Levier and Larenz Banks, Jr.

Wake and drum services will be Sunday evening, November 4th at the Dance Ground Building on the Potawatomi Common Land.  Burial will be Monday in the Shipshee Cemetery.  Carmen will lie in state from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday and from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Sunday at the Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Hoyt.  On-line condolences may be made at

  • Courtesy of Chapel Oaks Funeral Home