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GARDNER, Gail

~ March 22, 1938 - August 6, 2021 ~


Gail Gardner, age 83, died in Santa Cruz, CA. A fraternal twin to Glennis Cohen, Gail was born on March 22, 1938 in Portsmouth, NH to Frederick and Lorna (Bartlett) Gardner. After Lorna’s sudden death in 1946 and Frederick’s remarriage to Dale Lindsey, the family moved to Laguna Beach, CA. Gail graduated from Laguna Beach

High School in 1956, Long Beach State University in 1961 with a degree in recreation, and Stanislaus State University in 1981 with teaching credentials. She taught mostly

kindergarten for 19 years until her retirement.


A registered Girl Scout for over 60 years, Gais spent many years working for various Girl Scout Councils and directing Girl Scout resident camps.


Gail loved reading and always had a book in hand and another ready to go. And she loved the SF Giants baseball team. Music also lled her life. While living and<