Thursday, April 30, 2009

Gail M. Wahlert, 68, of Monett, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2009, at her home.

She was born March 15, 1941, in audubon County, Iowa, the daughter of Fred and Jean Louise McCall Chase. She was retired from Friend Tire Company in Monett. She was a member of New Site Baptist Church.

She married Dallas Wahlert on Jan. 25, 1961, in Bridge Port, Neb., and he survives.

Additional survivors include: her mother, Jean Louise Chase, of Exira, Iowa; two sons, Stephen Wahlert and his wife, Sharon, of Exira, Iowa, and Paul Wahlert and his wife, Glenda, of Cassville; one daughter, Leah Aldridge and her husband, Glen, of Monett; and six grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sunday at New Site Baptist Church in Monett with Rev. Aaron Weibel officiating. Interment was at New Site Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the New Site building fund or St. John's Hospice.

Arrangements were by Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett.