Gail Peters
1956 - 2020
October 4, 1956
November 15, 2020

Peters, Gail J.

BEAVER DAM - Gail J. Peters, age 64, formerly of Beaver Dam, died peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, at Brightstar Memory Care in Madison.

Gail Jean was born on Oct. 4, 1956, in Oconomowoc, Wis. She was the daughter of Jean and Roland Schweisthal. She graduated from Beaver Dam High School in 1974. Gail worked as an insurance agent at Richards Insurance in Beaver Dam for many years until her retirement in 2016. She was an avid golfer, flower gardener, and fashionista. She loved Christmas decorating, wrapping, gift giving, and her mom's cookies. Gail was kind, funny, and so loved. She will be deeply missed.

Gail is survived by her daughter, Angie Sutton of Madison, Wis.; mother, Jean Schweisthal of Beaver Dam; brother, Darcy (Mary) LaVeau of Austin, Texas; sister, Nancy (Shawn) Stobbe of Beaver Dam; sister, Mary (Scott) Berg of Nashotah, Wis.; brother, Gary (Laura) Schweisthal of Madison, Wis.; nieces, nephews, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father Roland Schweisthal.

A private funeral for immediate family was held. The family would like to thank Morgan and Lois of Brightstar Senior Living for the care they provided.

The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family. To leave online condolences or for other information, please visit our website at

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Published by on Nov. 21, 2020.
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Deepest Sympathy to Gail's Family at this sad time. She was such a beautiful, fun, caring person. We went back to high school days. There is a lot of fun memories along the way. Rest in peace, dear friend.
Julaine & Steve Schulz Schulz
November 23, 2020
I am so very sorry to hear of gails passing. Gail and i worked many years together and shared some memorable vacations together. Please know our thoughts are with you.
Linda Beich
November 22, 2020
Angie, your mom and I had some fun times together. She left us too soon. My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family. Caring thoughts are with you always
Karen Pfeffer
Family Friend
November 21, 2020
I knew Gail, as a neighbor,she was sweet, kind and loving. My husband and son would see her at the golf course..She always had a Hello and smile..Our sympathy..
june Linde
November 21, 2020
Our deepest sympathy to Gail's family. We had a lot of fun times with her. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Pat Hopkins
November 21, 2020
Angie, We are so sorry to hear of your mom passing away. I remember that she always had a smile for everyone she encountered. Love you and thinking of you. Your Great Aunts, Sandy Sutton Vine (Tennessee) and MaryAnne Sutton Landry (Canada).
Sandra Sutton Vine
November 21, 2020
You're mom looks beautiful. I love seeing pictures of people when they were young and the world was their oyster. I'm so very sorry for your loss, Angie, and your family's. May she be at peace and may your memories sustain you and give you joy until the day you meet again.
Jenny Shortreed
Family Friend
November 20, 2020
My deepest sympathy and prayers for the family. I remember Gail from high school, she was always a friendly and great classmate. Please accept my condolences on behalf of the Beaver Dam High School Class of 1974. Sincerely, Laurie (Tomashek) Sabel
laurie Sabel
November 20, 2020
I knew Gail only for a few years but became friends fast. She was a great lady and friendly to all. My sympathy to her family.... Sheila DaValt
Sheila DaValt
November 20, 2020