Gina Lynn Staley, age 46, of Norwalk, died unexpectedly Wednesday, April 3, 2013 in Bellevue.
She was born February 15, 1967 in Cleveland, Ohio. She attended EHOVE Career Center and was a 1985 graduate of Norwalk High School.
She worked for many years at Hiltz-Wiedemann-Allton-Koch Law Office in Norwalk, and enjoyed raising her daughters at home. She attended Victory Baptist Church and was an avid gardener where she enjoyed then canning and cooking for her family. She worked with her hands with crafts and sewing and loved to play the fiddle.
She is survived by her husband of 24 years, John B. Staley of Norwalk; daughters, Toshya Williams of Tampa, FL and Kala Pratt of Norwalk; mother, Carol Buckhannon of Norwalk; brothers, Larry (Sarah) Buckhannon of Collins and Ray L. Buckhannon of Norwalk.
She was preceded in death by her father, Ray B. Buckhannon in 1984; and maternal grandparents, Alfred and Elsie Kreeger.
Friends may call on Monday from 5:00 - 8:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A funeral service will be Tuesday at 1:00 P.M. in the funeral home. The Rev. Joel Cappizzi will officiate and burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. A luncheon will be held at the Norwalk Baptist Church.
Memorial contributions may be sent to her family.
Condolences may be sent to norwalkfuneral.com