Joan L. Gable

Joan L. Gable

BAINBRIDGE – Joan L. (Shuman) Gable, 76, of Bainbridge, passed away at 5:30 PM, Friday, May 25, 2018, at Manor Care Elizabethtown. She was the wife of the late Charles A. Gable, Jr.

Joan was born January 23, 1942, in Columbia, PA., and was the daughter of the late Floyd and Reba (Ortman) Shuman.

She attended Donegal High School in Mount Joy, PA. She was employed by AMP, Inc ., as a scheduler for many years before retiring in 2004. She was a member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Bainbridge.

Joan is survived by her daughter, Joanne M. Marrs of Mount Wolf; her two sons, John E. Gable of Lebanon, PA and James C. Gable of Aspers, PA, and 7 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, Charles A. Gable. III and her sister, Theresa Runkle.

There will be a visitation time with the family beginning at 10:00 AM, Monday, June 4, 2018, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 106 North Second Street, Bainbridge, PA. Her memorial service will begin at 11:00 AM, with a luncheon to follow. Burial will be private. Officiating at the service will be her pastor Reverend Emily Styer from St. Luke’s Lutheran Church.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 106 North Second Street, Bainbridge, PA. 17502.

To share memories of Joan please visit www.diehlfuneralhome.com

3 thoughts on “Joan L. Gable

  1. I feel so honored to have been one of Joan’s caregivers. What a sweet lady! She is already missed. God bless the whole family.

  2. We have so many great memories of your mom and dad and your family! The pride they had in their children was unparalleled- they loved you all so much! Your mom was loving and kind and easy to tell what a great mom she was! A welcoming hostess always- a great part of life in Bainbridge. You are all in our thoughts, prayers and hearts as you go through this time of loss- we know your mom and dad will be together again with Charlie- love to you all-

  3. Kent and Beth,
    I am so sorry to hear of your Grandmother’s passing. So much tragedy in your lives in such a short period of time. I’m thankful you have your faith! Sending thoughts and prayers your way as you continue to grieve your lost ones.
    Katherine Swisher

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