Erma Louve Gayler, 86, passed away on July 31, 2016, at her daughters home in Yuma. She was born Sept. 3, 1929, in Yuma.
Erma drove school buses for a living for Yuma District #1. She later became a bookkeeper for OTT Drywall in Kingman, then retired in 2000. She loved to crochet, read, and loved to dance. She also loved to play cards and five dice with her family.
Erma is survived by her daughter Claudine Pierson (Henry), sons Bruce Ott (Cathy) and Ronald Gayler (Maria), 17 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and her 1 great great grandchild. Erma was preceded in death by her parents, Wren and Chole Smith, husbands Lloyd Gayler and Claude H. Ott, and sons Wren and Joe Ott.
Erma’s final resting place will be in Beaver, Utah. Memorial donations can be made to the Hospice of Yuma.