Fay Ann Evans Gable, 83, of Taylor, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, September 18 at the Jewish Home of Eastern, PA. She was the wife of the late Thomas W. Gable, and they were married on October 19. 1957 and their love story continued for 42 years.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Lloyd and Hilda Sultzer Evans and was a 1954 graduate of Taylor High School. In 2014 the Riverside School Board honored her for over 35 years of service. Fay and her late husband, Tom started the Taylor Miss-E league, and she was a manager from 1970 until 1980. Fay had a great Christian faith and love for God. She was a member of the United Baptist Church, Scranton, where she was a deaconess. She also was a member of the United Baptist Church and Eastern Star, Martha Washington Chapter both of Taylor. Fay was a giving and generous woman who always put the needs of others before her own, especially her family and the students of Riverside. Her granddaughters and great granddaughter were her everything. Fay had a deep and genuine love also for animals. Her kindness, humbleness, love and generosity will never be forgotten.
Fays family would like to express their deepest gratitude to Dr. Ken Sebastanelli and Dr. Maryanne Santioni and her nurse, Joanne for all their care and compassion. Also, to the staff of the third floor of the Jewish Home of Eastern, Pa especially, Kelly, Claudia, Penny, Kathi, Ruthie, Gina, Mary Ann, Liza, Lashawnta, Elena, Jean, Leighann, Nicole, Brittany, Sherry and Brianna. You are all incredibly special angels.
Surviving are two daughters; Darlene Gable Williams and husband, George, Taylor and Robin Gable Southgate-Sands and husband, Jonathan, Breinigsville, ; Nana to five beloved granddaughters, Jaime, Dana and Kelsey Williams and Jessica and Danielle Southgate-Sands; and Na to her only great granddaughter, Jenna Williams; a brother, Gordon Evans and wife, Carol, Shavertown; two sisters, Janet Zimmer and husband, George, Taylor and Margaret Rousseau and husband, Bill, Savannah, GA; a brother-in-law, Edward Harazak and “her son” Andy Haryluck; nieces, nephews and cousins.
Family and friends are invited to attend Fay’s funeral which will be held on Thursday at 11 am in the Semian Funeral Home, LLC 704 Union St. Taylor with service by the Rev. David Barrett, United Baptist Church, Taylor, presiding. Interment will follow in Milwaukee Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday 4 to 7 PM
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the United Baptist Church, 125 Church St. Taylor 18517 or to Tracey’s Hope, Hospice Care and Rescue for domestic animal’s Inc., 113 Foote Ave. Duryea, PA 18642.
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