LYONS ---- Mary Elsie (Taylor) Gastineau-Luxton, 89, of Lyons, passed away at 10:02 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2003 at the Lyons Health & Living Center in Lyons.
Born Feb. 17, 1914 in Bloomfield, she was the daughter of Luther H. and Elizabeth (Turpin) Taylor. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Linton and the Order of the Eastern Star of Lyons.
Survivors include two sons, John L. Gastineau of Plainfield and Donald E. "Gene" Gastineau of Bloomfield; sister, Rhoda Hauser of Linton; 11 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by three husbands, Garrell "Adam" Gastineau; Eric Thornton and Tom Luxton; daughter, Betty Jo King; four brothers; three sisters and her parents.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Welch & Cornett Linton Chapel. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 4-8 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. Tuesday until services. There will be an Eastern Star Service at 7 p.m. on Monday.