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Gary Gambol

August 10, 1950 — March 19, 2021

Gary Wayne Gambol, 70, of Canton, went home to be with Jesus Friday, March 19, 2021 at Aultman Hospital.

Gary was born August 10, 1950 in Akron, Ohio to Donald and Mary Lee {Doolittle} Gambol.

Gary served in the United States Marine Corp during the Vietnam War.

He married Linda Frame on September 1st, 2013. They loved each other with all their hearts.

Gary attended Faith Family Church of Canton.  He loved to play softball, being outdoors, hiking, bicycling, and camping with his wife Linda.

Gary will be deeply missed by his beloved wife; children Nathan (Rachel) Gambol of Lithia, Cassandra Van Zant of North Canton. Melissa (Jeff) Conley of Massillon, and Jenny (Brian) Wesley of Creedmoor, NC; 14 grandchildren which were his pride and joy. Also survived by his new family Marcea (Ryan Bethel) Campbell, Matt (Cathy) Sweeney, and Justin Sweeney; 5 step-grandchildren; and brother Larry Gambol of Vacaville, California.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents, first wife Bobbie Jean Gambol of 29 years, sister Sharon, and Son-in-law Chris Van Zant.

Friends may call Monday, March 29, 2021 from 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. with services starting promptly at 11:30 am at Roberts Funeral Home-Hillcrest Chapel, Seville. There will be a private family service at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, where military rites will be held. Online tributes may be made at

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Monday, March 29, 2021

11:00 - 11:30am (Eastern time)

Roberts Funeral Home Hillcrest

9560 Acme Rd, Seville, OH 44273

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