Donald A. Gable, 78, St. Joseph, MO

Published 08/18 2014 09:16AM

Updated 08/18 2014 09:20AM

Donald A. Gable, 78, St. Joseph, Missouri died Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

He was born October 5, 1935 to Lawrence and Violetta (Nomina) Gable.

Donald married Norine Coterel on July 4, 1959. He is survived by his wife, Norine.

Dr. Gable was Director of Animal Feed Research with the Food & Drug Administration in Rockville, Maryland.

He was preceded in death by his parents; six brothers; and one sister.

Additional survivors include; daughter, Cynthia M. Windsor, (John), Springfield, Virginia; son, Stephen L. Gable, (Susan), Manassas, Virginia; daughter,  Karen D. Fischer, (David), Stafford, Virginia; three grandchildren, John A. “Rusty” Windsor, Justin E. Windsor, and Michael P. Windsor; and brother, Eugene Gable, Delphos, Ohio.

Services:  10:00 A.M. Monday, Three Angels Seventh Day Adventist Church. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.  The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 5:00 P.M. Sunday.  Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Three Angels Seventh Day Adventist.   Online guest book and obituary at

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