Nancy A. Gebhardt

STERLING – Nancy A. Gebhardt of Sterling died Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Nancy was born Dec. 30, 1936, in Sterling, the daughter of Ralph and Olive (Wolf) Kosier. She married Ray Gebhardt on Nov. 28, 1954, in Sterling, and they recently celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary.

Nancy was a member of Y Wives. She enjoyed sewing and crafts, and was an avid Milledgeville Missiles fan of her four grandsons. 

Survivors include her husband, Ray; one daughter, Le-Anne (Gary) Nye of Chadwick; one son, Craig (Kim) Gebhardt of Milledgeville; two sisters, Phyllis Alderfer of Sterling and Jeanne Kosier of Morrison; one sister-in-law, Darold Kosier of Niles, Mich.; four grandchildren, Jarod (Corinne) Nye of Milledgeville, Troy (Diana) Boutin of Clarksville, Tenn., Josh (Carrie Ebens) Nye of Oregon, and Trent (Kate Wiersema) Gebhardt of Milledgeville; and three great-grandchildren, Connor, Spencer, and Bramley Nye.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Gary Kosier; one brother-in-law, Glenn Alderfer; and one granddaughter, Amy Nye, in infancy.

Visitation will be from 3 to 4 p.m. today and the funeral at 4 p.m. today at Schilling Funeral Home in Sterling, with the Rev. Rick Koch officiating. A prayer service will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, followed by burial at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.

A memorial has been established.

Visit www.schillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences.