GAMBLE, John Joseph, 95, Surrey British Columbia, passed away Tuesday morning September 9, 2008 in the company of his beloved wife, Kathleen. Born November 29, 1912 in County Cavan, Ireland he immigrated to Hamilton, Ontario at the age of 16. His career was in the field of commercial photoengraving and lithography but his real life work was truly his faith, family and friends.
He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Kathleen; three sons, John David Gamble (Vilma Gamble), Courtney, British Columbia, Mark Gamble (Kristine Gamble), Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Tim Gamble of Vancouver British Columbia, grandchildren Jessica, Daniel and Kathryn, two great granddaughters, and special family friend Benilda Morales.
He was preceded in death by his infant son Paul, parents; William and Margaret Ann Gamble, brothers William, and Victor and sister Millie.
A memorial service will be held at White Rock Community Church on Monday September 15 at 3PM
followed by a reception at the Church.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Trinity Western University “Gamble Memorial Scholarship”, 7600 Glover Road, Langley, BC. V2Y1Y1