Gladys Ileen Westin, 89, passed away on Aug. 10, 2013, at Field Crest Care Center in Hayfield.

Gladys was born on May 16, 1924, the daughter of Carl and Gertrude (Martin) Gunderson in Mower County.

Gladys was united in marriage to Sanford Westin on June 5, 1942, in Hayfield. Gladys and Sanford were farmers in the Sargeant area and members of Evanger Lutheran Church. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, playing cards and watching baseball.

Gladys is survived by her daughters, Sanfra (Nathan) Redalen, Rochester; Carol (Dean Zimmerman) Cafourek, Rochester; and son, Dale (Sharon) Westin, Prior Lake; nine grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Sanford; daughter, Marilyn Westin Nelson; two grandsons, Eric Westin and Terry Redalen; great-granddaughter, Frankie Bakken; and 3 sisters.

The funeral service for Gladys Ileen Westin was held on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at The Evanger Lutheran Church in Sargeant, Minn. with the Rev. Dwight DoBell officiating. Interment was in Evanger Lutheran Cemetery.

Blessed be her memory. Czaplewski Family Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.