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Lorraine M. Harper Gabriel
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Birth: 1941
Death: May 29, 2010

The Delaware County Daily Times (, Serving Delaware County, PA


Lorraine M. Gabriel, 69,
Thornton resident; retired nurse's aide
Monday, May 31, 2010

Lorraine M. Gabriel, 69, of Thornton, died May 29 at home.

Born in Darby, she was reared in Glenolden. She resided in Norwood before moving to Thornton 39 years ago. She was a 1959 graduate of Notre Dame High School.

Mrs. Gabriel was employed as a nurse's aide at Broomall Presbyterian Nursing Home for 30 years, retiring in 2004. She was a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Chester Heights. She enjoyed going to Mass, shopping, her home and spending time with her grandchildren. Her family was the center of her life.

She was the widow of Walter J. Gabriel, who died in 2005, and the daughter of the late Pierce and Catherine Tracy Harper.

Survivors: Son, Walter J. Gabriel of Lewes, Del.; daughter, Michelle L. Gabriel of Thornton; sisters, Catherine H. Lyons of Middletown, Del., Patricia A. Barna of Westtown; six grandchildren.

Service: Noon Thursday at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 430 Valleybrook Road, Chester Heights, PA 19017.

Visitation: 10-11:15 a.m. Thursday at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Road, Bethel.

Burial: St. Thomas the Apostle Church Cemetery.

Contributions: To the above-mentioned church.


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  Walter J Gabriel (1937 - 2005)*
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Saint Thomas the Apostle Church Cemetery
Chester Heights
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Richard Wright
Record added: May 31, 2010
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