Gabrielle "Gabe" Ramirez, 52, of Chesapeake, VA, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, in Allegheny General Hospital. Daughter of Janice Stark Abbadini and Fernando Ramirez Jr., she was born March 6, 1961, in Charleroi. Gabe dedicated her life to caring for others and was employed as a Social Worker for Sentara Healthcare in Chesapeake. In addition to her parents, she is survived by brothers, Fernando "Ando" Ramirez III and wife, Posie, and Myron Ramirez and wife, Diane; nieces, Brooke and Miranda; nephews, Myron Jr. and Brandon; step-father, Fred Abbadini; and step-mother, Nancy Ramirez. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Frances Stark, on Dec. 15, 2013, and grandfather, Myron "Butch" Stark, on July 23, 1983. At Gabe's request, there will be no public viewing.
I just found out about Gabe's passing. She was a wonderful person.
Nancy Brock Oct 16 2015 12:00 AM
I just learned of Gabe's passing. What a great person she was. I worked with her for many years and she was respected by all. She will be greatly missed. An angel on earth now has her wings.
Lauri Young Jan 8 2014 12:00 AM
I will always remember Gabe as a loving, caring, and compassionate co-worker and friend. May she rest in eternal love and peace.
Melvena A Gregg Jan 6 2014 12:00 AM
My condolences to Gabe's family. She was a caring person and is missed. She was my friend.
Pat Day Jan 3 2014 12:00 AM
Jan, Ando, Myron we were shocked and saddened to hear of the sudden passing of Gabe and wanted to let you know your all in our thoughts and prayers.
Audrey Knight, Randy Knight Jan 1 2014 12:00 AM
My prayers are with gabes family and family. R.I.P.we will miss you dearly!!!!!!! Gwen Richardson, CNA.
gwen richardson Dec 29 2013 12:00 AM
There are no words that will express the sympathy I want to send your way. I will always hold dear memories of Gabe from our childhood in my heart. May the many cherished memories of family and friends bring you peace and comfort. With our deepest sympathy, Delma and Robert Cruz
Delma Cruz Dec 28 2013 12:00 AM
My condolences and prayers go out to all of Gabe's family and friends. Very seldom do you find someone with Gabe's compassion, dedication, & kindness. It was such a pleasure to be able to work with Gabe and she will truly be missed.
Nichole Brooks Dec 26 2013 12:00 AM
Was so sorry to learn of Gabe's passing. I have great memories of her wonderful smile and personality, playing softball with her and spending time with your family. You are all in my thoughts and my prayers. Love Selene
Selene Sowden Dec 26 2013 12:00 AM
My condolences to Gabe's family. May God comfort you at this very difficult time. She'll be greatly missed. God Bless.
Gloria Hernandez Dec 26 2013 12:00 AM