Gayleia “Gay” June Hahn

Gayleia “Gay” June Hahn passed away surrounded by her family, February 25, 2013, at 11:07 P.M., at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas, at the age of 74 years, 10 months and 27 days.

Gay was born, March 27, 1938, in Choate, Texas, the daughter of Erwin Gisler and Bertha Lee Bingham Gisler. On August 29, 1987, Gay married August “Sonny” Hahn, in Leesville, Texas. Gay was an active member of the First Baptist Church Kenedy.

Gay is survived by her daughters, Laura Gordon and husband Dale of Pandora, Nancy Everett and husband Michael of Converse, Susan Wilkerson and husband John of Gonzales and Mary Jane Allen of Palestine; her son, Russell Schnitz of Kenedy; her sisters, Janet Rossen of Duncanville and Connie Buesing of Nordheim; her brothers, Richard Gisler of Runge and John Gisler of Pettus; her beloved grandchildren, Wesley and Justin Gordon, Jason and Jeremiah Bertling, Ryan and D’Laine Wilkerson and Jasmine and Chelsea Allen.  Gay is also survived by Sonny’s children. Ms. Hahn is preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband, Sonny of over 25 years; her sister, Pansy Doreck and her brothers, Jerry, Erwin and Ronnie Gisler.

Visitation was held from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M., Thursday, February 28, 2013, in the Eckols Funeral Home Chapel, Kenedy, Texas. Funeral services were held, Friday, March 1, 2013, at 2:00 P.M., in the First Baptist Church, Kenedy, with Pastor T.J. Burris officiating. Interment followed in the Karnes City Cemetery, Karnes City, Texas.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to First Baptist Church Kenedy, 209 E. School Street, Kenedy, Texas 78119; or The American Heart Association, P.O. Box 841125, Dallas, Texas 75284.