GAAL: Suddenly On Wednesday, January 21, 2015, Cheryl H. Gaal; Beloved wife of Gary Gaal. Devoted mother of Sara Gaal. Daughter of the late Lawrence W. and Maxine J. Cohen. Cherished sister of Robert Cohen, Carolyn (Arnold Cantor) Linder and the late Calman Ira Cohen. Sister-in-law of Steven (Sheri) Gaal. Aunt of Samantha Linder, Lindsey (Martin) Wiley and Brandon Gaal. Also survived by many loving cousins and friends. Cheryl’s teaching career spanned over 35 years between Community Day School and Winchester Thurston School. She had a special gift for bringing out the best in each and every student and will be missed by everyone whose life she touched. Always and forever. Services were held at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc. Interment private. Contributions may be made to Animal Friends, 562 Camp Horne Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15237 or Ronald McDonald House for the Calman Ira Cohen Fund, 451 44th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201. schugar.com.