Gayla Mae Van Houtan


Gayla Mae Van Houtan, 71, of Spring Hill, KS passed away Nov. 26, 2018 at Spring Hill Care and Rehab. Cremation. Inurnment at a later date. Arrangements: Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS (913) 856-7111. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be left at

Gayla was born June 24, 1947 in Iola, KS to Fred A. and Lucille Catherine (Schlick) McGhee. She graduated from Wesphalia Rural High School in 1965. Gayla was a housewife who will be missed by family and friends.

Gayla was preceded in death by her parents. Gayla is survived by her sons: David and wife Jenny Becker, Spring Hill, KS and Mike and wife Bailey Becker, Eskridge, KS; four grandchildren: Josie, Julia, Braelyn, Brooklyn.