Nature 18

Gail Janice (Coleman) Wrzesinski

October 24, 1937 ~ June 14, 2022 (age 84)


Gail Janice Wrzesinski passed away June 14th, 2022 at the age of 84 with family at her side. 

Gail was born in Harlowton Montana on 10/24/1937 and was raised in Barber Montana. She then attended school in Ryegate. She graduated from nursing school at Montana State and then moved to Onalaska in 1961. She returned to school at age 55 graduating with her Masters in Nursing from University of Portland. She worked as a nurse in the local area for many years and taught the nursing program at Centralia College for 25 years before retiring.  

She and her husband Charles were married on 3/25/1956 and had 5 children. Gail’s greatest joy was her family. She loved attending her grandchildren and great grandchildren’s sporting and music events. She and her husband loved to travel and enjoyed many wonderful trips. She made lots of trips with her family. The casino was also a popular pastime for her as she was very lucky and usually came home with dollars tucked away in her purse.

Gail was preceded in death by her father Claire Coleman, her mother Gladys Koenig and daughter-in-law JoAnn. She is survived by her spouse Charles, and children Brian (Monica) Wrzesinski, Lance Wrzesinski, Laurie (Stan )McGee, Barry (Jeanette) Wrzesinski and Jamie (Amber) Wrzesinski; her sister Audrey Kolman, 21 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews.

A family graveside service was held at Alpha Cemetery. A memorial service is planned for July 9th at 1 pm at the Onalaska Presbyterian Church.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gail Janice (Coleman) Wrzesinski, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Gail

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Newell-Hoerling's Mortuary

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


Memorial Service
July 9, 2022

1:00 PM
Onalaska Presbyterian Church
288 Carlisle Ave.
Onalaska, WA 98570

© 2022 Newell-Hoerling's Mortuary. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility