Leola M. "Odie" Gabel
FREMONT: Leola "Odie" M. Gabel, 86, of Fox Run Dr., Fremont passed away on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at Memorial Hospital.

She was born on February 1, 1924 in Fremont to George and Jessica (Stull) Lucas. She was a 1942 graduate of Fremont Ross High School. Leola married Harry Gabel in May, 1946 and he survives. She worked as a Seamstress for S.E. Hyman, Co. until they closed. Leola was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church, Fremont Moose Club and Sycamore Hills Golf Club. She loved golf and made her first and only hole in one in 1964. She was a good wife and mother.

Leola is survived by her husband, Harry Gabel, Fremont, OH; son, David Gabel, Fremont, OH; granddaughters, Gina and Jeannette Gabel; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Jack Lucas.

Visitation: Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH. Mass of Christian Burial: Tuesday, January 18, 2011, 11:00 a.m. at St. Ann Catholic Church, 1021 W. State St., Fremont, with Fr. Joseph Vamos officiating. Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Fremont.

Memorials: St. Ann Catholic Church.

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Published by The News-Messenger on Jan. 17, 2011.
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Uncle Harry and David my prayers are with you both. David keep an eye on Uncle Harry I miss you both. I will miss Aunt Odie dearly.
Penny Lucas
January 19, 2011
Harry, Sorry to hear about Odie. She's up there watching over you and the family
Behave yourself. Our prayers are with all of you
Dan & Geri Mehling Tiffin
January 18, 2011
Harry, Sorry to hear about Odie, She was full of life and so much fun to golf with, we"ll miss her smiling face. May all the good memories help at this difficult time, with sympathy.
Lee & Sharon Bowden
January 17, 2011
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
January 17, 2011
Keeping your family in my thoughts and prayers.
Laura Stokes
January 17, 2011
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