Gloria Himle of Hutchinson (formerly of Hayfield) passed away Thursday, May 11. She was born March 14, 1933 and married to Earl Himle. She is survived by Children John (Karen) and Karen Westlund (Dave); Grandchildren Lauren and Kirsten Himle; Dan, Laura and Alec Westlund. Preceded in death by Husband Earl; Parents Ordean and Stella Dahle; and Sister Gwen. Gloria was a caring and devoted wife, mother and grandmother and a true friend to many. She always carried a sense of style, even into her later years and had many musical talents, including the gift of perfect pitch. Family and friends enjoyed her dry and nuanced sense of humor. Gloria had the uncanny ability to extract uncommon insights from common events which was best expressed in her many notes/cards and annual Christmas letter, which developed a large following over the years. Memorial Service, Monday, 11:00 a.m., Faith Lutheran Church, 335 Main St. S., Hutchinson. Visitation Sunday, 4 to 7 p.m. at the Dobratz-Hantge Chapel and one hour prior to the service at the church.