Gayle Stover


      Gayle Stover, 76, of Karlstad, MN, died Monday, September 2, 2013 in her home at Karlstad.  


      Gayle Ellen Stover, was born Gayle Ellen Patrick, on March 19, 1937 at Noel, Missouri.  She married Donald “Smokey” Royce Stover on May 16, 1964 at Miami, Oklahoma.  Gayle had lived in Karlstad for the past six years.


      She is survived by 4 children:  Theresa JoAnn (Casey) Clifton, Harold Leroy Casey, Barbra Louise Hubbard and Bonnie Gaynell Stover.  Several grandchildren and nieces and nephews.   2 sisters—Bonnie (Roger) Anderson of Halma, MN & Patty (Jr.) Myers of Neosho, Missouri.  2 special friends—Darlene Amundson and Margie Altendorf.


      She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 2 brothers and 3 sisters.


      Gayle's hobbies included fishing, quilting and Babies.


      Funeral services for Gayle were held in Joplin, Missouri.  Burial was in the Osborne Memorial Cemetery at Joplin, with arrangement by the Mason-Woodard Mortuary of Joplin, Missouri.   Local arrangements were with Gieseke Funeral Chapel of Greenbush.