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Leon Salvador Gambino

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“I had the privilege of knowing Mr. Gambino. What I remember most is his gentle demeanor, warm/welcoming smile and down to earth personality. He...Read More »
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“May God bless you and family in this time of sorrow. Leon was a wonderful friend to everyone. We will miss him. Billie Stall & Family ”
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“Mr Gambino was a wonderful, kind and very gentle man. He was the type of person who would do anything for anyone to help them in any way. He was...Read More »
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Leon was born on August 6, 1922 and passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017.

Leon was a resident of Metairie, Louisiana at the time of passing.

Leon attended schools in New Orleans.

He joining the U.S. Navy in 1942, serving during WW II aboard the troop transporter U.S.S. Admiral Benson until being discharged in 1946.

Leon was married to Audrey LaPlace Gambino.

March 15, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Garden of Memories Funeral Home
Metairie, LA Directions
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March 15, 2017
12:00 PM
Lakeview Christian Center
New Orleans , LA A Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4900 Airline Drive in Metairie, LA. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery.