A lifelong area resident, she was born Aug. 20, 1992, in Jamestown, the daughter of Robert J. Erickson and Lauri Vinciguerra Keller.
McKenzie was a 2009 graduate of Falconer High School and attended Jamestown Community College.
She attended Zion Tabernacle Church in Jamestown and attended support groups at MHA.
Surviving are her mother and stepfather, Lauri (Michael) Keller of Falconer; her father, Robert J. Erickson of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; a son, Bryant Rodriguez of Falconer; a daughter, Cierra Rodriguez of Falconer; a stepson, Anthony Rodriguez Jr. of Jamestown; three brothers: Nicholas Paulson of Mayville, Reno Erickson and Patrick Erickson, both of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; two sisters: Lacey Paulson of Mayville, and Morgan Keller of Falconer; her grandparents: John and Sally Patterson, Dawn and Ed Erickson and Kenny and Greta Peterson.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Samuel and Grace Vinciguerra; her stepmother, Patricia Martinez; and step grandmother, Audrey Keller.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Falconer Funeral Home. The Rev. Robert Reeves of Zion Tabernacle Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Falconer.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be donated to the Alex G. Foulk Memorial Fund, c/o Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, 418 Spring St., Jamestown, NY 14701. This fund has been established for transitional housing development for recovering drug addicts.
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Published in The Post Journal June 7, 2016.