Pansy Laycook



Pansy Mae Laycook, 89, of New Haven, formerly of Gerald, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2023, at New Haven Care Center.

She was born May 7, 1934, to Joseph and Alice (Hicks) Price in Belle.

She was united in marriage to Robert M. Laycook, July 8, 1950, in Linn.

Pansy was a member of Friendly Assembly of God Church of Gerald. She enjoyed going to the Senior Center and visiting friends. She had worked at Paramount Cap Factory for over 40 years.

She was preceded in death by parents, Joseph and Alice; husband, Robert; sons, Brian and Barry Laycook; daughter, Kelly Sohn; grandsons, Adam Laycook and Michael Guier; and brothers, Louis, Phillip and Emmett Price.

She is survived by children, Robert Laycook and wife Cheryl of Calhoun, Chris Laycook of Lee’s Summit, Pam Crow of St. Clair, Patricia Krupp of Washington and April Danz and husband Kenny of Rosebud; brother, Terry Price of Burlington, Iowa; sister, Naomi Allen and husband Robert of Bay; grandchildren, Emily Goodin and husband Alex, Jacob Danz and wife Lindsay, Kayla Lindemann and husband Devin, Patricia Welker, Brittany and Jonathan Sohn and Sarah, Renee, Brian Joseph and Katie Laycook; and by numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Friday, May 12, from 1–2 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.

Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. with Pastor’s Barbara Musgrave and Rodney Musgrave officiating. Burial will be in Heyer Cemetery in Belle.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.