Gail F. Schweinhard: July 3, 1948 – Jan. 24, 2018

Schweinhard

Schweinhard

Gail F. Schweinhard died peacefully at home on Jan. 24, 2018 after battling lung and brain cancer. She was born in Massachusetts to Robert and Dorothy Griffiths. Gail spent her early adulthood in California working in real estate and as a grocery clerk. She moved to Whidbey Island and settled in Oak Harbor in 1990 to be near her mother, Dorothy Griffiths and uncle, Frank Barker and his family. Many may remember her as a grocery clerk at Saar’s Marketplace in Oak Harbor.

She enjoyed gardening, sewing, traveling, playing cards and walking the beach with her dog. Gail was known for her witty sense of humor, her love of country music and line dancing. She created and locally sold “Color Our World – Whidbey Island,” a coloring book on some of the history of Whidbey Island.

She is survived by her son Erin of Oak Harbor; her son Scott, daughter in-law, Jen and granddaughters Kayla, Jessie and Sierra of Davenport, Fla.; ex-husband and friend Paul of Davenport, Fla.; brothers Jay Griffiths of Oak Harbor and Peter Griffiths of Seattle. Gail had a deep love of family and friends and will be greatly missed by all of them.

More in Obituaries

Bangert
Cathy Bangert: July 7, 1945 – March 9, 2019

In Loving Memory of Cathy Bangert (Mary Catherine Hill.) Born July 7,… Continue reading

Stephanie Lynn (Elwell/Ludeman) Petersen: Aug. 11, 1946 – March 9, 2019

Stephanie Lynn (Elwell/Ludeman) Petersen, born Aug. 11, 1946, age 72, of Oak… Continue reading

Wittmann
Inger Margrethe Christiansen Wittmann: January 1, 1944 – March 17, 2019

Inger Margrethe Christiansen Wittmann died in her home in Coupeville on March… Continue reading

Prats
Scotty Ryan Prats: March 7, 1991 – March 13, 2019

Scotty was born on March 7, 1991 and passed away peacefully at… Continue reading

Johnson
Susan E. Johnson: April 3, 1940 – March 11, 2019

Susan, born April 3, 1940, died peacefully at home on Monday morning,… Continue reading

Rocho
Larry L. Rocho: Jan. 17, 1939 – March 7, 2019

Larry L. Rocho, of Coupeville, passed away on Thursday March 7, 2019,… Continue reading

Helen Rose Ray: April 17, 1932 – March 9, 2019

Helen Rose Ray was born in Lockport, N.Y., on April 17, 1932,… Continue reading

Isaacson
Gerald ‘Gerry’ Dean Isaacson: June 23, 1936 – March 4, 2019

Gerald “Gerry” Dean Isaacson passed away at home surrounded by family on… Continue reading

Janis Lee Addison: Sept. 24, 1935 – March 1, 2019

Janis Lee Addison (Jan), 83, of Oak Harbor, passed away March 1,… Continue reading

Most Read