Gail Gardner Atkinson, 59 passed away Friday, February 22, 2019 at her home in Boise, Idaho. She was born on January 28, 1960 in Ontario, Oregon to Valeri Parkhurst.
Gail was the Oldest of five children. Gail grew up in Vale Oregon where she attended school and graduated for Vale High school. She then attended BYU where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree. Gail went on to teach special education in Provo, Utah.
She moved to Boise where she adopted Shaun. She retired from teaching due to health concerns.
Gail loved making quilts and gardening in the outdoors.
In 2006 she married Lloyd Atkinson. She was active in church, and had many callings.
Gail is survived by her mom Valeri, sisters Lind and Denise, brothers Dean and Russel, and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her dad Frank.
Funeral Services for Gail will be held on Friday, March 1, 2019 at 11:00 am at the Castle Park Ward LDS Church located at 5900 Castle Drive, Boise, Id 83703 with public visitation beginning at 10:00am, burial will follow at Middleton Cemetery.