Ronald Gabel

Ronald L. Gabel

Thursday, March 18th, 1943 - Tuesday, September 29th, 2020
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Ronald L. Gabel, age 77 of Cookeville, Tennessee passed from this life Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at his home in Cookeville.

He was born Thursday, March 18, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois. He was the son of the late Raymond and Norma (Lutz) Gabel.

Ronald was a loving father, grandfather and friend to all who knew him. He served in the U.S. Army as a paratrooper for the 101st airborne division during the Vietnam Era. He was a telephone installer retiring from Western Electric in Florida.

Ronald is survived by:

1 Son and Daughter-in-law;
Brian and Hope Gabel of Cookeville, TN

3 Grandchildren:
Joshua, Lauren, and Jayden Gabel all of Cookeville, TN

1 Sister and Brother-in-law:
Patti and Phil Mayden of Minneapolis, MN

1 Brother and Sister-in-law:
Tommy and Peggy Gabel of Minoqua, WI

1 Sister-in-law:
Mary Gabel of Tulsa, OK

Numerous Nieces and Nephews and Great Nieces and Nephews

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his Wife: Judy (Rector) Gabel, 2 Brothers: Raymond and Gerry Gabel.

Ronald had chosen cremation and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

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Crest Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Fred Bellmore

Posted at 02:37pm
Ron was a loving father and grandfather and friend who will be missed by all who knew him. He was an avid lover of sports and was eager to tell us all about them. He will always be missed and loved. Fred and Cathy Bellmore

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