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Myrna Stengel Hustad

Myrna Stengel Hustad, born February 2, 1917 in Spooner, Wisconsin. Daughter of Carrie and Christian Stengel, passed away Sunday July 24, 2016, after living a long fulfilling life. Graduated in 1938 from Superior State Teachers College (University of Wisconsin). Taught kindergarten in Boscobel & New Glarus, Wisconsin, and at P K Yonge, Littlewood and Prairie View in Gainesville- retired in 1978. Married to Clayton L. Hustad in 1943. Member of First Lutheran Church, Charter and Life Member Women of the Moose and American Businesswomen’s Association; member of Retired teachers, RSVP, LWML, Miriam Circle, Cosmos Club and Golden Gators. Myrna was predeceased by her parents and her husband and her sisters Shirley Hill and Loraine Mehnert. Survived by daughter Karen Rodgers, grandchildren Angela (Wayne) Handley, Joshua (Donna) Lynn and Danielle Hustad (her care giver), great grandchildren Summer (Colton) Winebrenner, Natalie Young, Dylana and Savanna Lynn and Myracle Peeks. Great Great grandchildren Hunter Ives and Elle Winebrenner. Myrna was a diehard Gator Fan, cheered for her Wisconsin Badgers and enjoyed playing Bingo and was an admirer of butterflies. In lieu of flowers please donate to First Lutheran Church or Moose International in her name. There will be a Visitation Tuesday evening from 5-7 pm at the funeral home. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday July 27, 2016 at First Lutheran Church 1801 NW 5th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32603. Interment in Forest Meadows East.

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In consideration of COVID-19, as well as the families we are serving, we would like for those of you whose immune systems are compromised please stay home and send the family a condolence card. We may also be forced to postpone services if this continues or worsens. Our profession as funeral directors is not only focused on serving families, but also protecting the families and the community at-large. Thank you and please take care!