Gail Overbeck, 64, of Columbia passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2016, at her home. Visitation was held Saturday, June 11 at Memorial Funeral Home. Memorial services we conducted the same day at the funeral home.
Gail was born October 16, 1951 in St. Joseph MO to George and Hazel (Vessels) Marriott. She graduated from Hickman High School in 1971 and started working at Ellis Fischel Cancer Center as a dietary aide shortly after graduation. She met Wayne Overbeck and were wed March 2, 1974 in Parkade Baptist Church in Columbia. She later transferred to University Hospital where she finished 38 years of service before retiring in 2011.
Along with her husband of 42 years, she is survived by her youngest daughter, Erika, and soon to be son-in-law, Tylor Prentice, of Centralia; two grandsons, Deven and Jace of Centralia; one brother, Gary Marriott, and his wife, Carole, of Eldon.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and one daughter, Emily Overbeck.