James F. Gimblet, 71, formerly of Tiverton


James F. Gimblet, 71, of Fall River, formerly of Philadelphia, Penn., and Tiverton, husband of  Susan (Hall) Gimblet, and son of the late Frank and Helen (Anderson) Gimblet, died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. He was a retired sales professional.

Besides his wife of 34 years, he leaves children, Andrew Gimblet and his wife Ayn, and Melissa Gimblet-Henderson; and grandchildren, Nicholas, Samantha and Michael, all of Pennsylvania; siblings Gerald Gimblet and his wife Marie of Marietta, Ga., and Ellen Frank and her husband William of Lynchburg, Va.; his sister-in-law, Virginia Burke and her husband Robert of Norwell, Mass., and nieces and nephews.

A celebration of his life will be held Wednesday, Aug. 28, at 2 p.m. at Blithewold Mansion Gardens & Arboretum, 101 Ferry Road, Route 114, Bristol, RI. 02809. Donations, in lieu of flowers, to Blithewold appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Auclair Funeral Home. Online guest book at AuclairFuneralHome.com.



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