MARENGO — Carl “Bud” Gentile Jr., 67, of Marengo died Saturday, April 25, 2009, at St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville.
He was born Jan. 16, 1942, in Columbus to the late Carl A. and Catherine (Welch) Gentile. A graduate of Linden McKinley High School he enjoyed boating, fishing, and cars especially the Corvette. He had lived in the Marengo area since 1995 coming from Columbus. He was the designer and held patents for a heavy duty differential cover having a shop near Marengo, Gentile III Inc.
He is survived by sons, Carl Gentile III and Anthony Gentile, and daughter, Angela Gentile, all of Sunbury; former wife, Rebecca Gentile of Sunbury; and brother, Robert of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Frank; and sisters, Genevieve, Anna Marie, Rita and Teresa.
Friends of the Gentile family may call Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m., at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, with a memorial service to follow at 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions to American Diabetes Association, 417 E. Broad St., Suite 1630, Columbus, OH 43215. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.