Gail Thomas Havens of Tigard, Oregon passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 3, 2022 at the age of 83. Born in West Haven, Connecticut Gail had been a resident Tigard, Oregon since 1976. Gail received her Bachelor's Degree and her Master's Degree from California Polytechnic University.
Gail was an elementary school teacher in the Tigard-Tualatin school district, from 1978 through 1998, teaching generations of second grade students throughout Tigard.
Gail loved to travel and over the past several decades took trips to Italy, Hawaii, the Mayan Riviera, Disneyland, Boston and Cape Cod, Las Vegas and dozens of trips to her beloved Pueblo Bonito resort in Mazatlan, Mexico!
Gail is survived by her daughter, Jill Havens of Boston, Massachusetts; her son, Thomas Havens, of Carlton, Oregon; her daughter-in-law, Louise Johnson; her daughter-in-law Marlene Havens; her grandchildren Trask Havens, Jordan Semon and Morgan Semon.
A memorial service has been planned for 11am on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at the King City Club House Banquet Room at 15245 S.W. 116th Ave., King City (Tigard), Oregon 97224. COVID-19 Vaccination required.
Gail's family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Gail Havens New Teacher Scholarship Fund of the Oregon Retired Educator's Association (checks payable to "OREA" and mailed to: OREA; PO Box 23668, Tigard, OR 97281).