Dorothy "Jeanne" Gabaldon

DOROTHY (JEANNE) GABALDON Born Aug 1, 1937, died peacefully Sunday, April 13, 2014 from ALS at age 76. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Benjamin A. Gabaldon, and her parents Willard C. and Sybil Bynum Wilbanks. She leaves behind four children, Sallye Hook of Nashville, TN, Tom Hook of New Orleans, LA, John Hook of Little Rock, AR, and Timothy West and his wife Najat of Fairhaven, MA, two grandchildren and four great grandchildren, as well as numerous family members and friends. Jeanne was well known for her beautiful smile and her loving, caring and giving heart. She ran a successful Gift shop known as the El Santero Gift Shop in Santa Fe, NM for many years and was a member of the Catholic Daughters Association. She volunteered her time for various charities and was widely known for her generosity and good will. Her hobbies included Roller Skating, Dancing, and Gardening and she was well known as an excellent cook. She will be greatly missed by all. Funeral service will be held Monday, April 21, 11 a.m. at Santa Maria de la Paz Catholic Church. Interment following the service will be at the Rosario Cemetery. In lieu of flowers family members are asking memorials to be made to the ALS Foundation or . Berardinelli Family Funeral Service 1399 Luisa Street Santa Fe, NM 87505 (505) 984-8600

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Berardinelli Family Funeral Service
1399 Luisa Street Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 984-8600
Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Apr. 20, 2014