Gail P. Kartell

Gail P. Kartell, 66, of Danbury, wife of Adolph “Al” Kartell died Saturday, June July 4, 2015 at the Regional Hospice Center for Comfort Care & Healing in Danbury.

Mrs. Kartell was born on October 31, 1948, the daughter of Edwin Rieger and the late Gerda Rieger. Gail grew up in Franklin Square and Lake Success, NY and graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology, with a degree in Interior Design.

A Danbury resident for the past 5 years, coming from Savannah, GA, the family had resided previously in South Salem, NY.

Mrs. Kartell was a member of the Hopp Ground Garden Club of Bedford, NY and the Danbury-New Fairfield Women’s Club. She enjoyed golf, knitting, singing in the choir at St. Andrews Church and most of all spending time with her family and friends.

In addition to her husband of forty years, Mrs. Kartell is survived by a son, Jason Drake; a daughter, Alissa Cahillane and her husband, Sean of Bedford, NY and two grandsons Finn and Matthew Cahillane. She is also survived by two stepsons, Alan and Cliff Kartell.

A Memorial Service will take place on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 10 am at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 2 Ivy Hill Road, Ridgefield. Interment will be private; there will be no calling hours.

Memorial contributions can be made to Regional Hospice Center for Comfort Care & Healing in Danbury.

Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, Danbury is in charge of arrangements.

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