Tracy Lynn Gayden

Tracy Lynn Gayden, 52, of Leavenworth, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, May 4, 2011, in Leavenworth.

She was born Sept. 16, 1958, in Honolulu, Hawaii the daughter of Thomas C. and Novella (Curry) Gayden.

Tracy is survived by her children, Codell (Tamara) Gayden stationed overseas with the Air Force; Kamilah Gayden of Shawnee, Kan. and Mercedez Gayden of Leavenworth; her grandchildren, Grant, Rah'jah, D'Ahja, Dimitius, Caitlin, Q'iante; her three sisters and five brothers, Lavada, Ronald, Reginald, Gregory, Anthony, Jacqueline, Stephanie and Kenneth.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Viewing will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 14, 2011, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at noon following the viewing at the funeral home. Burial will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to the funeral home.