Gayla Jane Kribs, age 76, of Sorento, passed away Wednesday, January 21, at Greenville Regional Hospital. No funeral services are planned for 76 year-old Gayla Jane Kribs. Burial will be at a later time in Greenwood Cemetery in Bend, Oregon. The Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville is in charge of arrangements.
Gayla Jane Gilson, the daughter of Raymond William Gilson and Zella Jane Wheatley, was born on July 28, 1938 in Brigham City, Utah. She lived in Utah until her father entered World War II. She then moved to Oregon where she attended the local schools. She later married Chester Guy Kribs of Bend, Oregon and raised her family. She moved to Sorento, Illinois in 1995 to be closer to her family.
Gayla is survived by her daughters: Angie (Dan) Jonas of Alfalfa, Oregon, Pamela (Jhon) Robertson of Vancouver, Washington, Patricia (David) Seydlitz of Vancouver, Washington, her son Clayton (Donna) Kribs of Sorento, Illinois, six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Gayla is preceded in death by her husband Chester Kribs, sister Faye Gilson, and brother Gary Gilson.
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