ROTHCHILD, Wis. (WCCO) – A funeral was held Saturday afternoon for Kira Steger in Rothschild, Wis.
Steger’s body was recovered from the Mississippi River in May, five months after she went missing.READ MORE: Elk River Teacher's Discussion On Police Violence And Unrest Angers Some Parents
At Saturday’s funeral, Kira’s sister, Felicia Krejci, said she holds Kira’s memory with her every day.READ MORE: 'Unbelievable' Pandemic Furniture Demand Causing Extreme Delivery Delays
“I can see her face laughing at me because I‘m the silly little sister,” Krejci said. “Everywhere I go I can feel her there with me.”
Kira’s husband, Jeffery Trevino, was found guilty of killing her.MORE NEWS: Unnecessary Roughness? Former Gophers Claim Tough Practices Ended Football Careers
He’ll be sentenced next month and could face at least 20 years in prison.