Gayle Griffin Klete |

Gayle Griffin Klete

To her loved ones, friends and family Gayle Griffin Klete, 79, of Carson City, died October 21, 2008 at Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center.

Gayle was born January 5, 1929 in Glendale, Calif. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Bud Klette, and her two children, Scott Klette and Susie Chard. She is also survived by four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and her loved dog “Kiddo”.

Gayle and her family lived in North Fork, Calif., and owned and ran an antique business called Old Town Antiques. They moved to Carson City in 1982, bought the Elliot Chartz house as their residence and eventually opened it as a bed and breakfast. Gayle loved art, music, animals and good food especially beef ribs.

At her request no funeral services will be held. Memorial services are pending. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Carson City Animal Services.