Gayle Kimmel

BRACEVILLE—Gayle Kimmel, 34, of Braceville, formerly Wilmington, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018 at her home surrounded by family.
Born May 20, 1983 in Joliet, Gayle Marie was a daughter of Angela K. Sartore, of Manteno and Ronald Kimmel, of Braidwood. She was raised and educated in Wilmington and attended Wilmington schools. Gayle was employed by Casey's General Store in Braceville, and will be remembered as a devoted mother who enjoyed the close relationships she held with her immediate family.
Survivors include her parents, maternal grandparents: Barbara Richmond, of Morris and Frederick Richmond, of Inverness, FL; two children: Brendan and Elissa Harrison, of Braceville; three siblings: Mark (Stephanie) Sailliez, of Seneca and Jerrod Eason and Amanda Lynn Harrison, both of Manteno; nieces and nephews: Cameron, Zoe, Isabella, Christian, James and Austin; her fiancé, James Lindner, of Braceville and her dear friend, Chrissy Boothe, of Coal City, as well as numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Gayle was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents and her great-grandparents.
Per Gayle's wishes, cremation rites have been accorded.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, May 20, 2018 from 1 p.m. until time of memorial service at 3 p.m., at Baskerville Funeral Home, 700 E. Kahler Rd., in Wilmington. Services will be officiated by Pastor Karen Fabian of Braceville United Methodist Church.
Preferred memorials may be made as gifts in Gayle's memory to the family for their distribution.
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Cremation services and memorial arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Baskerville Funeral Home in Wilmington.