PITTSFIELD — Gail Lebenick, 74, of Pittsfield, passed away on July 1, 2013, at her home.
Gail was born on Jan. 23, 1938, in Brooklyn, the daughter of Lawrence and Marie Ann (Hoffman) Haywood. Her childhood was spent in the Brooklyn, Worcester and New Berlin areas. She was a graduate of New Berlin Central School and SUNY Oneonta.
She worked as a teacher for children with special needs in Florida and loved to garden.
On March 30, 2003, she married Frank Lebenick in Norwich. He survives her.
She is also survived by one son, Edward Caple of Tampa, Fla.; and one daughter, Laura Caple; as well as a brother, Glen Haywood; and sister, Joyce Holcomb, both of Florida; one aunt, Maureen Hoffman; and one cousin, Mary Hanson.
She was predeceased by one sister, Joan MacIntyre.
Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, at the Dakin Funeral Home LP, New Berlin.
The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, with the Rev. Jeff McLallen, officiating, also at the funeral home.
The interment will be held in the Fairview Cemetery, New Berlin.
Memorial donations may be made to the New Berlin Railroad Society.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.dakinfuneralhome.com.