A graveside service for Royene Louise Gusman, 56, of Strathmore was held on Aug. 3 at the Lindsay-Strathmore Cemetery and officiated by Pastor Samuel Estes of First Baptist Church. She died on July 28 at Sierra View District Hospital.
She was born on Jan. 14, 1948 in Lindsay. She married Andrew Gusman on Dec. 19, 1967 in Visalia. She was a life-long resident of the Lindsay-Strathmore area. She graduated from Lindsay High School. She attended and graduated from beauty school and was a hairdresser in the '70s. She was a homemaker throughout her life. She loved taking care of her family and friends. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lindsay most of her life. She enjoyed going on walks, cutting hair and word find puzzles. She loved cats and talking to people.
She is survived by her mother, Louise Hammonds; husband, Andrew Gusman of Strathmore; two sons, Jon Gusman of Bakersfield, and Geoffrey Gusman of Strathmore; and one sister, Glenita Fenton of Lindsay.
Arrangements were under the direction of Webb-Sanders Funeral Home of Lindsay.