May 7, 1950 - January 31, 2017 Gail was a resident of Sacramento, CA since 1988. She worked in the healthcare profession as an LPN during her life. She was a very loving wife, mother and big sister who always cherished life and enhanced the lives of everyone around her. A surprise cancer diagnosis took her life too soon. She was at home surrounded by her family and passed peacefully into the loving arms of Jesus. She is survived by her husband, James Stovall, Sacramento, CA; daughters Jill (Wayne) Pustovrh, Fallon, NV, Dawn (Jeremy) Burritt, Sacramento, CA; grandchildren Crystal (Matt) Heyer, Rachael Pustovrh, Courtney (Trent) deBragga, Nathan Pustovrh, Laura Tavera, and Anna Baer; great-grandchildren that called her "Grandma GiGi", Sonora McInturff, Joel Tavera, Stella and future little sister Heyer and future baby deBragga. She is also survived by her brother Bruce (Verilynn) Pelava, Forest Lake MN, and sisters Laurien (Enayat) Rahimi, Dayton, WY, Jan (Chuck) Nicodemus, Zimmerman, MN, Robin (Lee) Hamilton, Dayton WY, Mary (Herb) Walk, Ranchester WY, and Teressa (Daniel) Pierce, St. Paul, MN; and many nieces and nephews. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who have called her wife, mother, sister, aunt, and friend. She was preceded in death by parents Robert (Bob) and Elizabeth (Betty) Pelava. She will be put in her final resting place with a private family interment on Saturday, April 22, with a Celebration of Life to follow at Guldens Restaurant, 2999 Maple Dr. Maplewood, MN at 12:30pm.
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