Gayle was born August 3, 1932 in Roseville California and passed away peacefully on July 24, 2019. Gayle and her husband of 65 years, Ronald Coppin were longtime residents of Yachats Oregon. She had four children, Mitch, Tyler, Rhonda and Tim, who frequently visited and enjoyed the beauty of Oregon’s Central Coast. Gayle also had six grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren.
Gayle was a lifetime educator. She obtained both a Bachelors and Masters degrees in Education. She began her teaching career in Foresthill, and retired as principal of American Lakes Elementary. After retiring, Gayle and Ron moved to