Funeral arrangements made for plane crash victims

Funeral services have been set for the four people who died after their plane crashed in Lyon County Friday evening.

7-year-old Sailor Gutzler was the only survivor of the plane crash. She walked a mile through dark woods to find help.

The crash killed members of Sailor’s family including her parents, 48-year-old Marty Gutzler and his wife 46-year-old Kimberly Gutzler. Her sister, 9-year-old Piper Gutzler, and cousin 14-year-old Sierra Wilder also passed away. All were from Nashville, Illinois.

A visitation will be held for Marty, Kimberly, and Piper on Thursday, January 8th from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Nashville District 49 Middle School gymnasium in Nashville, Illinois.

A private funeral for family and close friends will be held for the three family members on Friday, January 9th at 11:00 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville, Illinois.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Sailor Gutzler fund, located here.

A visitation will be held for Sierra on Tuesday, January 6th from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Campagna Funeral Home in Nashville, Illinois. Another visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 7th from 7:30 a.m. until the start of the funeral.

The funeral for Sierra will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 7th at the Campagna Funeral Home in Nashville, Illinois.

Memorials for Sierra can be made to the family of Sierra Wilder, Partners for Pets, or the Nashville High School Drama Club.

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