Margaret Gail Kepler, 73, of Buckeye and Sun City, passed away February 25, 2012 in Goodyear. She was born November 22, 1938 in Cando, ND to Manson and Margaret Rader. She grew up in Cando, ND. She moved to Arizona in 1965. She worked for Eldon Towner as a legal secretary until he retired and then went to work with APS. She was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Avondale, AZ. She loved to spend time with her grandkids and take them to the mall.
She is survived by her daughter Pam Middleton, her sons Mike and Brad Kepler, her brother Robert Rader, 3 granddaughters Amy Blaylock, Chelsea Middleton and Danielle Wilson, and 5 great grandchildren.
Visitation and Mass for Gail will be on Friday, March 2, 2012. The visitation will take place at Thompson’s Valley West Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear, AZ 85338 at 8:00am Friday morning, with the Rosary to be recited at 8:30am. A procession will then take us from the funeral home to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Avondale, AZ, where mass will be celebrated at 10:00am. Burial will be private later in the day for the family at Holy Cross Cemetery. A luncheon will follow the mass for all to attend with the family, at St. Clair Hall on the grounds of St. Thomas Aquinas.