Gail-Klawuhn-Obituary

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Gail Ann Klawuhn

Aug 25, 1947 - Aug 11, 2019

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I knew Gail from Bay Med days. She was a great nurse, very kind, compassionate, and a pleasure to work with. Sincere condolences to her family.

It has been a very long time since I seen Gail and Art and I met them via her niece, Laura Bratcher, who was then married to my twin brother, Jade Haron, when Laura's daughter, Krystle was still knee high to a grasshopper. I remember
her being introduce to me as Aunt Weezer because there were two Aunt Gail's in the family. Even though Jade and Laura divorced, all of us remained close but for various reasons, I lost touch with Laura's family especially since both Jade and Laura passed...

I am so sorry to her of the death of Gail. She was a wonderful nurse and co-worker who always put her patients first. She received many accolades as an educator in diabetes education at the Saginaw Health Department, empowering many of her patients. She was a quiet soul with a sweet disposition. My condolences to her family and beloved pets.

Gail was a special lady, friend, and phenomenal nurse. We spent many years working together where I gained a great deal of collegial respect for her. I also was privileged to become a friend of hers during our time at Saginaw County Department of Public Health. Then, as our work careers went separate ways we continued our friendship. We had many laughs together and could always plan on those good times whether on the phone or together in person. Art and her boys loved her immensely and that...

Our condolences Art and family.

God bless you and your family during this time. I worked with Gail years ago but still remember her compassion towards patients and coworker's alike. Please know that all of us that knew and worked with Gail loved her dearly

I worked with Gail at SCHD and still have a beautiful Rosery she gave me that always reminds me of her and her kind spirit. I am sorry for your lost.

I'm so sorry to hear of Gail's passing. I worked with her at the health department for a number of years. She was a kind and calming person. She could bring my blood pressure down 10 points just by being nearby (and without saying a word).

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Gail's Obituary

On Sunday, August 11th, 2019, God and all of his heavenly saints opened the book and invited Gail into the heavenly fold.

Gail Ann Devens was born August 25th, 1947 to Fred and Gertrude Devens. She grew up in Flint, MI and met her husband, of 52 years, Arthur. They were married in February of 1967. Shortly after, Gail and Art made their home in Midland, MI where in addition to raising a family together; Gail attended Delta College School of Nursing. This became the career that Gail could help the most people and still make a living. She worked in hospitals, home health care, diabetes education and public health for Saginaw County.

Gail loved many things including, music, art, painting and reading, but she especially loved all of her fury pets. Of all of them, her dog Toto and adopted cat, GP, were among her favorites.

Gail is survived by her husband, Art; sons, David (Kathy) and Bryan (Monica); grandchildren, Jaclyn, Brandon, Chelsea and Haley; brother, John (Julia) Hull; sister, Dianne (Dennis) Troy; special nephew, Stephen Bratcher and many other nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her sister, Debbie Hollenbeck and brother, Larry Hull.

Funeral service will take place at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at the Gephart Funeral Home. Officiating will be Pastor Wally Mayton. Friends may call at the Gephart Funeral Home on Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to make a memorial contribution to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. For online condolences www.GephartFuneralHome.com

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