TAMA - Gordon Lasley Sr., 60, and Kim Renee Lasley, 57, of Tama, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 at their home. Traditional Graveside Services will be held Saturday, Feb. 8 at 2 p.m. at the Morgan Cemetery on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama with Larry Craig Lasley Sr. and Alex Walker Jr. as speakers. A Traditional Wake will take place Friday evening at the Tribal Center on the Meskwaki Settlement.
Survivors include their children, Tysin (Nyla) Lasley, Tyler (Nahmi) Lasley, Tyla Lasley and Gordon (Antonia) Lasley Jr. all of Tama; 17 grandchildren; Kim's parents, Leonard and Barbara Johnson of Tama; Gordon's brothers, Mark Lasley and Clark Lasley both of Tama; Gordon's sisters, Carmen (Myron Sr.) Wanatee, Priscilla (Donald Sr.) Wanatee, Peggy (Joe Sr.) Wanatee, Patsy Lasley, Stella (Ray) Youngbear, Eloise (James) Ironshell all of Tama and Darlene Snowball of Denver, CO; Kim's brothers, Calvin (Galene) Johnson, Mike (Kathleen) Stacey, Kent (Deanna) Johnson and Kyle (Tamela) Johnson all of Tama; Kim's sisters, Kelly Sam, Karena (Demetreus) Johnson, Kyla (Alfredo) Martinez and Kristina Johnson all of Tama; Gordon's four aunts; Gordon's adopted father, Sean Keahna; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo, is assisting the family with arrangements.