Iona D. Gasteier, 87, formerly of Bellevue, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2007, in Parkvue Health Care, Sandusky.
Mrs. Gasteier was born Jan. 13, 1920, in Erie County to Myrtin and Clara (Link) Close, now deceased. She lived her life in the area. She was member of the Lyme Congregational Church of Christ and the former Triangle Friendship Club. Iona graduated from Bellevue High School in 1937.
Survivors include two sons, Dale F. (Helen) Gasteier of Bellevue and Fredrick J. (Marcia) Gasteier of Sandusky; two grandchildren, Douglas Gasteier and Kara Gasteier; two sisters, Bernice (Howard) Davenport and Carol Elder, both of Bellevue.
She was preceded by her husband, Howard L. Gasteier in 1973; one sister, Dorothy Buck; and three brothers, Arthur, Edward and Dale Close.
Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Thursday in Auxter Funeral Home, 1105 Castalia St., Bellevue, where servces will be Friday. Burial will be in Trinity Cemetery, Bellevue.
Memorials may be made to Stein Hospice.
Condolences may be sent to auxterfuneralhomes.com.