Gisela Stewart, daughter of Ferdinand Wetzlmair and Rosa Neubauer Wetzlmair was born in Marchtrenk, Austria. She married Ronald Stewart on May 2, 1953 and emigrated to the United States later that year. She and Ronald lived in the same Gresham home for 62 years. Gisi was active in 4H, Birthday club, Pinochle, Home Extension, Bunco and square dancing groups. She worked as a receptionist for William Stone DMD.
She is survived by her husband, Ronald; sister Irmgard Leidinger of Traun Austria; sons Harold (Penny) of Gresham and Gene (Jamie) of Salt Lake City UT; daughter Judy Rice (Chuck) of Gresham; 5 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life is planned for May 2018. Donations can be made to Doernbechers Childrens Hospital or Make a Wish Foundation.