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Gayla Hintz


September 29, 1961
September 17, 2020


Gayla Sue Hintz, 58 passed away suddenly at her family home in Boulder on Thursday, September 17, 2020. She was born September 29, 1961 in Centralia the beautiful daughter of Rollin “Pete” Hintz and Jennie (Reagan) Hintz.

Gayla is survived by her loving parents, and her sister, Julie Hintz-Lueking and husband Bruce Lueking of rural Centralia.

Gayla was preceded in death by both of her brothers, Jeff Hintz, and Randy Hintz.

She enjoyed living in the country with her parents and spending time with her family. She also loved taking care of her 2 beloved cats, Emma, and Timmy. She loved to watch Cardinals baseball and knew every word to every song Elvis Presley ever sang. Gayla was the most sweet, loving and caring person anyone could wish to be around. Gayla will be so sadly missed by her family and anyone who loved and knew her.

Day Macz Funeral Home in Sandoval is privileged to be assisting the family of Gayla Hintz with arrangements. Private family graveside services will be held at a later date.