Gabrielle Beatrice Graves
Gabrielle Beatrice Graves, 90, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 17.
Graves was born in Munich, Germany and resided in Rockaway for the past 40 years. She was an avid animal lover.
Graves was preceded in death by her daughter, Ilona and brother, Paul Bernett.
She is survived by her son, Thomas Graves (Heather); daughter, Irene Woody (Scott); sister, Doris Kohz (in Germany); 7 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. Visitation will take place on Saturday, April 23 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Interment will remain private. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in her memory to the ASPCA.