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George Gabriel WA6KQB – SK

Posted by af6aq on June 9th, 2010

George Gabe Gabriel (1931 – 2010)

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In Memory of George (Gabe) Gabriel WA6KQB Feb. 12, 1931 ~ May 30, 2010 Resident of El Sobrante George was born in Brooklyn, New York. He spent 12 years in the Navy on submarines, and settled in the Bay Area, where he resided for 50 years. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, and was an amateur ham radio operator for 50 years. He was a loving and generous husband, father, and friend. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Gwen (Wendy), his two brothers Ronnie and Jimmy, two sons Greg and Tim, two daughters Georgeann and Gina, six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He will be greatly missed. There will be no memorial services. Donations can be made to the American Lung Association in his memory. ‘WA6KQB, over and out.’

Published in Contra Costa Times on June 9, 2010