NILES - Carolyn L. Gambetti, 71, went to be with the Lord and her husband, Ronald, the love of her life, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital in Warren surrounded by her loving daughters.
She was born March 8, 1942, in Sharon, Pa., the daughter of Robert and Claire Thompson Rush.
She was a 1960 honors graduate of Sharpsville High School, employed as a receptionist at Westinghouse and an escrow officer for Charter One Bank before retiring in 2001.
She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Niles, where she assisted in Sunday school, and was a teacher's aide at Bonham Elementary. She enjoyed traveling, camping and the beach, flower gardening, reading, and watching her grandchildren participate in their recreational activities.
Carolyn, who adored her husband, children, grandchildren, mother and sister, will be deeply missed by her mother, Claire Rush of Hermitage, Pa.; her two daughters, Lisa Gambetti Ciriello of Niles and Gina Gambetti (George) Mahramas of Howland; a sister, Madolyn Brown of Mercer, Pa.; and her four grandchildren, Brandon and Hunter Ciriello, and George Jr. and Sophia Mahramas.
She was preceded in death by her husband and soulmate, Ronald E. Gambetti, whom she married Nov. 30, 1963; and her father, Robert Rush.
Carolyn and Ron (her Gam) will now be spending their 50th wedding anniversary together in heaven.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Joseph Rossi and Sons Funeral Home in Niles.
Funeral services are private. Burial will be in Niles City Cemetery.
Arrangements are by the Joseph Rossi and Sons Funeral Home in Niles.
Friends and family can view this obituary, sign the guestbook and send email condolences at www.josephrossifuneralhome.com.