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April Dawn Mabe
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Birth: Nov. 5, 1969, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 2010
Roanoke City
Virginia, USA

April Dawn Mabe, of Roanoke, Va., went to another place to make people laugh, on November 3, 2010, just two days shy of her 41st birthday she was born November 5, 1969. In those short 41 years, April touched many lives and made a lasting impression on many. She was a 1992 graduate of the Roanoke County Occupational School and a former employee of Goodwill. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Roy S. and Bertha S. Mabe and Reggie E. and Reba C. Parks. Surviving are her mother, Freida Parks Mabe, of Roanoke; father, Robert W. Mabe and wife, Connie, of Abingdon; brother, Robert "Rob" Mabe and wife, Marcie, of Glenn Dale, Md.; niece, Kathryn "Katie" Mabe; half brothers, Kregg and Kalan Mabe, both of Abingdon; step sister, Tasha Trent and husband, Josh, of Bristol; aunts and uncle, Aleta Blevins and husband, Bobby, and Barbara Carrier; special friend, Todd Selbe; devoted pet, Reggie; and numerous other friends, relatives, and special neighbors. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the National Association for Down Syndrome, P.O. Box 206, Wilmette, Ill. 60091 or to the March of Dimes, 2840 Electric Road, Roanoke, Va. 24018. A celebration of Miss April's life will held 2:15 p.m. on Saturday, November 6, 2010, at Simpson Funeral Home, 5160 Peters Creek Road. Online condolences may be sent to the family at The family will receive friends immediately following the celebration. Arrangements by Simpson Funeral Home & Crematory, 540-366-0707.

Published in Roanoke Times from November 5 to November 6, 2010 
Created by: Randy Shepherd
Record added: Nov 05, 2010
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April Dawn Mabe
Added by: Randy Shepherd
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 Added: Nov. 5, 2010

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