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Gail Doreen Hanson

Gail Doreen Hanson

Gail Doreen Hanson, 60, Ellendale, formerly of Jamestown, ND died February 27, 2018 at Prince of Peace Care Center, Ellendale. Gail was born July 27, 1957 to Bernard and Floy Hanson in Williston, ND. Gail's early childhood was spent in foster care. At age 7, Gail was enrolled at the Crippled Children's School, Jamestown, now The Anne Carlsen Center. Gail's teachers recognized her talent in music and art. Barbara Boschert took Gail under her wing. Gail lived with Barbara for several years learning social skills and skills to become independent and self-sufficient. An important period of Gail's life was at Alpha Opportunities. She lived independently with occasional staff visits, on her own in the Gardinette apartments, Jamestown. Later, Gail moved to Ellendale, where she resided at Prince of Peace Care Center. A memorial service is 2pm Friday, March 9 at Prince of Peace Care Center, with Pastors Gayle Leach and David Montiquello officiating. There will be a private burial. Arrangements by Hoven Funeral Chapel, Ellendale.