Richard A Gabel

1960 - 2022


 Richard  A. Gabel, 61 years old, passed away Sunday, March 6, 2022 at his home in Newport. He was born October 6, 1960 to the late John R. and Beverly (Shick) Gabel.
Rich was a 1979 graduate of Newport High School and Cumberland Perry Vo Tech. He was employed by  Sygma and part time for 38 years at C.H. Garage.He  won in 1975 the watermelon seed spitting contest at the Perry County Fair and in 1979  the pancake eating contest (34 pancakes) at Vo Tech. He...

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Tiavee Ham

March 15, 2022 2:39 AM

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Ricky Weller

March 9, 2022 11:21 PM

I'm so sorry to hear this. Rich was my lead (only) mechanic on 5 Enduro car races back in the mid 80's.  It was small class, but he made a dream come true for this young man. Thank you, Rich! My heart goes out to his wife and children. Rich was a gentle giant. He'll be missed!!!


March 9, 2022 5:40 PM

Many yrs of friendship through my big brother dervin R.I.P. FRIEND YOU WILL BE MISSED

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