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In Memory of

Gayle E. Cambra

July 22, 1938 - August 4, 2017

Obituary


Gayle Elizabeth (Eastham) Cambra, age 79, of E. Freetown, passed away peacefully on August 4, 2017 surrounded by her family. She was the wife of Edward Cambra with whom she shared 57 years of marriage.

Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late John and Eleanor (Morse) Eastham, she lived in the Sassaquin area for many years before moving to Freetown. She was a graduate of New Bedford High School and attended Northeastern University.

Mrs. Cambra had a successful career as an X-Ray Technician, but her passion was always her family. Gayle...

Gayle Elizabeth (Eastham) Cambra, age 79, of E. Freetown, passed away peacefully on August 4, 2017 surrounded by her family. She was the wife of Edward Cambra with whom she shared 57 years of marriage.

Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late John and Eleanor (Morse) Eastham, she lived in the Sassaquin area for many years before moving to Freetown. She was a graduate of New Bedford High School and attended Northeastern University.

Mrs. Cambra had a successful career as an X-Ray Technician, but her passion was always her family. Gayle was Mom or Granny to all.

Surviving in addition to her husband are her children, Lance Cambra and his wife Lucia, Troy Cambra and his wife Cheryl, and Beth Cambra and her partner Peter; her five grandchildren, Allison, Darian, Sydney, Adam and Robbie. She was predeceased by a brother, John III.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10 a.m. in Acushnet Cemetery. Meet at Rock Funeral Home, 1285 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford at 9:30 a.m. for procession to cemetery. For online tributes please visit: www.rock-funeralhome.com. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the American Lung Association (www.lung.org).