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August 20, 1947 ~ June 12, 2017 (age 69)

The Piano Brothers

Mrs. Paula Irene Gaskill of Sacramento, CA passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017 at the age of 69 surrounded by her family.

Paula is survived by her husband, Stephen Gaskill; children: J Matthew Gaskill of Cerritos, CA, Jeffrey Gaskill of Sacramento, CA, and William Gaskill of Rancho Cordova, CA; and her seven grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, John and Lois Ames of Lawrence, KS.

Paula was born on August 20, 1947 in Emporia, KS to John and Lois Ames along with her brother, Mark. Paula was a devoted wife and loving mother. She served as the wife of an Air Force Officer before later starting a business alongside her husband and then later working in the healthcare industry. As a grandmother she proved to be the steady rock upon which the entire family anchored themselves. After retirement Paula spent much of her time making quilts for the family and attending countless quilting classes.

Paula passed away after a short illness. She will be remembered as a woman of overflowing love and eternal compassion.

The family has declined a viewing of the body per private cremation. Services to be held at later date. The family is grateful for the your condolences. In lieu of flowers please make donation to a charity of your choice.

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