Gael Lynne Abel, 48, of Sapulpa passed from this life Thursday, November 20, 2008 at her home in Sapulpa. She was born February 24, 1960 in Tulsa the daughter of Bob and Dee Smith. Gael lived all her life in the Tulsa area and graduated Webster High School in 1978. She received her associates degree from Tulsa Community College. Gael attended Trinity Baptist Church while growing up and was presently a member of Faith Baptist Church. She collected angel figurines and enjoyed quilting. She was a long time volunteer for Berryhill School and was their former PTA president. Her survivors include husband, Jeff Abel of Sapulpa; daughter, Monica Deeanne Abel of Norman; son, Adam Jeffrey Abel of Sapulpa; parents, Bob and Dee Smith of Tulsa; brothers, Bobby Smith and wife Teresa of Tulsa and Cliff Smith and wife Cherry of Jenks; and mother-in-law, Zoe Margaret Abel of Tulsa. She was preceded in death by a sister, Louanne Abel. A funeral service was held 10 am, Monday, November 24, 2008 at Trinity Baptist Church. Rev. Rodney Harris officiated. Burial followed in Bixby Cemetery under the direction of Heath-Griffith Funeral Home.