Gabriel Gilgor Strathern, age 29, passed away unexpectedly on December 14, 2022 in Chapel Hill, NC. Gabe was born on December 27, 1992 in Chapel Hill, NC and was the beloved son of Deborah Gilgor of Chapel Hill, NC and Fulton Strathern of Bear Creek, NC.
Gabe is survived by the love of his life, his son Isaiah; and multiple siblings: Brandon Strathern, Evann Strathern, Nathan Gilgor, Nicholas Strathern, and Sylvia Gilgor. Additional surviving relatives include his parents, his maternal grandmother Bryna Gilgor and uncle Edward Gilgor; and paternal aunts Elizabeth Strathern and Sonja Prough. Gabe also has numerous birth relatives, great aunts and uncles, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Robert Gilgor, and his paternal grandparents, William and Mary Strathern.
Gabe will be remembered for his most infectious smile, for being a friend to anyone he met, and mostly for being a wonderful and loving father to his son, Isaiah. He enjoyed basketball, playing at both East Chapel Hill High School and Lenoir Community College.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.