Lima: Joseph William Gable Jr. of Lima, NY died on November 26, 2017 at the age of 85. He is predeceased by his parents and his siblings Clark Emerson Gable and Betty Cyr. Survived by his wife of 61 years Joyce (Rath) Gable of Lima, son Clark Gable of Bennington, VT, sister Carol Joan (George) Fordyce of Aurelius, NY, and his sister-in-law Marvene Jones. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Joe was born on June 30, 1932 in Auburn, NY to parents Joseph W. Gable Sr & Mildred Elizabeth (Chetham) Gable. He was a veteran of the US Army and served during the Korean Conflict, was a resident of Lima, NY for the past 20 years, and was a member and past assistant pastor at the Springway Baptist Church in Springwater, NY.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, November 30th, 11am at Bath National Cemetery, Bath, NY with military honors. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com