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“John and Paul, I am so very sorry for your loss. Gail was my best friend twenty-some years ago when we both worked at Stambaughs. I don't think...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Lucy (Morello) Cook - Johnstown, OH

“Gail was such a sweet and kind individual that I had the pleasure of getting to know at the Insurance Women meetings. She will be missed. Our...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Bill and Linda Murray (Davis) - OH

“So many memories, So much Love!!! Peace be with you all. ”
3 of 24 | Posted by: Tina Beu - Woodlawn, TN

“I'm sorry to hear about Gail's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you! Love Jo Jo ”
4 of 24 | Posted by: JoAnna McCool - North Canton, OH

“John, my heartfelt sympathy goes out to you and your family. Thoughts and prayers are with you for your loss. Gail will be missed by all. Take...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Stacey Wilson-Goe & Emily - OH

“I have so many great memories of time spent at the Swegheimer home many years ago, and I was so sad to hear of your loss. You have my deepest...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Ed Stevens - Navarre, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your grandparents at this very sad time in your life. We will be thinking about you, "Buzzie." ”
7 of 24 | Posted by: Mike & Marlene Chaney - Canton, OH

“I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Gail was one of my favorite people from school, always with a smile to brighten your day or a joke to lighten...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Mark Erb - Las Vegas, NV

“Gail is someone who always, always had time to listen, took the time to care and reached out to help others. She is one of the strongest people I...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Cheryl Basista - Sarasota, FL

“It was my pleasure to have known Gail, and known that such a wonderful woman existed on this earth. Our deepest condolences to the entire family. ...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Natalie Kennedy - Canton, OH

“Gail was such a kind and gentle person. I have fond memories of her from CSHS. My condolences to her family. ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: Debbie (Stevens) Clark - OH

“To the family of Gail, my thoughts and prayers are with you during the terrible loss. Gail was a wonderful person who would do anyting for you...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Jodie Weston - Uniontown, OH

“I love you and will miss you Aunt Gail ”
13 of 24 | Posted by: Donnie Swegheimer - OH

“We love you and will miss you. You were a beautiful person and a wonderful sister. Heaven is a better place with you in it. ”
14 of 24 | Posted by: Don Jr.and Cathy Swegheimer - OH

“Thanks for all of the support and prayers for our little girl. God is with her now and always. God Bless!! ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: Don & Pauline Swegheimer - Canton, OH

“You are so beautiful...inside and out!! I love you so much and you will be missed by us all. I can feel you smiling in my heart. ”
16 of 24 | Posted by: Crystal Swegheimer(Williams) - OH

“John, Although I only met Gail a couple of times I know she is in a better place. We pray for you and your family. ”
17 of 24 | Posted by: Michael J. Moore - Sugarcreek, OH

“To the entire family of Gail, my thoughts and prayers are with you all. She will be missed by all! ”
18 of 24 | Posted by: Tanya Evans (Erie Insurance) - OH

“Dear John and Family, Our deepest sympathy. May your fond memories of Gail carry you through this very difficult time. Your family will be in our...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Richard & Kay Fliger - Canton, OH

“I have loved you from the first moment I ever saw you. "I Love You Gail", and it breaks my heart that I cannot hear you tell me "I Love You Too Aunt...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Eileen Bowser - Orlando, FL

“We have lost an awesome friend but she is with our Lord now and in no pain. Prayers are with her family and friends. I love you Gail! ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Candy Rogers (Harman) - Canton, OH

“There are no words to say what a wonerful women Gail was, Everyone at Erie would have done anything in the world for her. she will be so missed, but...Read More »
22 of 24 | Posted by: robin ertel - canton, OH

“I love u mom!!! ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: Paul (buzzy) gartenbush - Canton, OH

“I love u mom!!! ”
24 of 24 | Posted by: Paul (buzzy) gartenbush - Canton, OH


Gail R. Martin Age 47, of Canton died Saturday, May 21, 2011 in the Cleveland Clinic following an extended illness. Born July 8, 1963 in Canton to Donald E. and Pauline (Strawder) Swegheimer. She was a life resident of Canton and a 1981 graduate of Canton South High School. She was employed by Erie Insurance. Gail loved being employed by Erie Insurance and all her fellow employees. She was a member of Mt. Zion Community Church and Erie Insurance Women. Gail was a loving mother and step-mother and dearly enjoyed watching her children participate in their sporting events. Survived by her husband, John R. Martin; one son, Paul Gartenbush III; one step son, Brad Martin; three step daughters, Brittany Martin, Lindsay Martin, Tayha (Zane) Smith; her parents, Don and Pauline Swegheimer; two sisters, Teresa Flynn and Crystal Williams; two brothers, David (Holly) Swegheimer and Don Jr. (Cathy) Swegheimer; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 10:30 am in Mt. Zion Community Church, 2637 Baum St. SE., Canton, OH. 44707, with Pastor Mike Spies officiating. Interment in Forest Hill Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday from 6-8 pm in the Kreighbaum-Sanders Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the church from 9:30-10:30 am. Memorial donations may be made to Mt. Zion Community Church. Kreighbaum-Sanders 330-484-2525 www.sandersfuneralhomes.com

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