Celebrating the life of Elysia G. Gaines
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Elysia is lovingly survived by her husband, Ken Gaines of Winnebago; mother, Barbara Bowman Taylor of New Milford; brother, Charles Bowman of Rockport, Texas; sisters, Alanna Bowman of Cherry Valley and Lorenda "Rendy" (Jeff) Stalkfleet of Winnebago; niece, Destiney Bowman; nephews, John and Erik Bowman and Austin Martin; great-niece, Jocelyn Bagarinao; mother-in-law, Vivian Gaines of Winnebago; sisters-in-law, Virginia "Ginny" Gaines of Winnebago, Nancy (Charles "Chip") Neumann of Louisville, Kentucky and Patricia "Patty" (Brian) Poulter of Charleston; and extended family. She was predeceased by her father, John Bowman, and father-in-law, Lloyd Gaines.
Service is at 1:00 p.m., Monday, September 19, 2011, in Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago, with Pete Lundquist and William Johnson, of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Rockford, co-officiating. Burial in Livingston Cemetery, Caledonia. Visitation 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, September 18, 2011, in the funeral home.