Gary Lee Gamble
Gary Lee Gamble
VAN WERT, Ohio — Gary Lee Gamble, 58, of Van Wert, died at 6:22 p.m. on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Vancrest of Van Wert. He was born on May 14, 1961, in Paulding, Ohio, to the late Jessie Jeannette (Knight) Sparkman. He was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Ellis “Red” Sparkman.

He owned and operated GL Trucking in Van Wert, was a member of the Van Wert B.P.O.E. Lodge 1197, Van Wert Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1320, and was an avid golfer and member of Hickory Sticks Golf Club in Van Wert.

Gary is survived by the love of his life, Julane Williams of Van Wert; his children, Gary Lee Gamble Jr. of Orange, Virginia, and Bailey Maupin of Kingsport, Tennessee; brothers, Joe P. (Jeannette) Gamble of Branson, Missouri, Kenny R. (Dee) Gamble of Manassas, Virginia, and Rick J. (Chris) Gamble of Doyle, Tennessee; and sisters, Pamela F. Hallett of Kingsport, Tennessee, and Melody R. (John) Overman of Sidney, Ohio.

Visitation will be from 2 - 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 9, 2019, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, Van Wert.

Preferred memorials may be directed in Gary’s name to Hickory Sticks Golf Club in support of their youth golf program.

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