We mourn the loss of a bright and beautiful soul, Gabriel Adrian Lazcano. Born on October 12, 2005, Gabriel blessed the world with his presence for just seventeen short years before his untimely departure on September 4, 2023. He touched the hearts of all who knew him and left an indelible mark on the lives he crossed paths with.
Gabriel was cherished as a loving son, a loyal friend, and a compassionate young man. His kind heart and gentle spirit drew people towards him effortlessly. With every interaction, Gabriel exuded warmth and empathy, making everyone feel valued and appreciated. He possessed an innate ability to listen attentively, lending an understanding ear to those in need.
From an early age, Gabriel displayed an insatiable curiosity and an intellectual prowess that amazed his family and teachers alike. He had a love for knowledge that knew no bounds. Always in pursuit of wisdom, he would spend hours engrossed in books, expanding his understanding of the world around him. Gabriel's thirst for learning was contagious; he inspired others to explore their own passions diligently.
Gabriel had a great affinity for nature and possessed a deeper connection with animals than most. Whether it was caring for stray kittens or embarking on hikes through wooded trails, his love for all creatures shone brightly. His bond with animals was unmatched, their well-being close to his heart. Gabriel's kindness towards them demonstrated his immense respect for life in all its forms.
Those lucky enough to befriend Gabriel reveled in his quick wit and mischievous sense of humor. Laughter came effortlessly to him; he had an uncanny ability to find joy in even the darkest of times. With a single smile or a playful joke, Gabriel could lift the spirits of those around him when they needed it the most.
His creative talents were boundless; Gabriel's passion for music knew no limits. He poured his heart and soul into every note he played, transporting listeners to a realm of emotions. His melodic compositions resonated deeply, speaking to the very core of our beings. Through music, Gabriel could express what words failed to capture.
Gabriel's immense capacity for empathy was matched only by his fierce dedication to making a positive impact in the world. He volunteered tirelessly at local shelters and nonprofit organizations, devoting countless hours to help those in need. Gabriel's compassion and selflessness served as an inspiration to all who knew him, encouraging them to look beyond themselves and extend a helping hand.
Although Gabriel's time with us was far too short, his legacy will endure as a testament to a life lived fully and with profound purpose. Today, we bid farewell to a remarkable soul whose radiant presence touched countless lives. As we carry the memories of Gabriel Adrian Lazcano in our hearts, let us honor his spirit by embracing kindness, compassion, and an unwavering zest for life.
Dear Gabriel, you may have left this world too soon, but your memory will forever be engraved within us. Rest peacefully knowing that your light will continue to shine through each one of us who had the privilege of knowing you. You will be deeply missed, and your absence will be felt profoundly. May your soul find eternal solace knowing the profound impact you made during your time among us.
In the words that Gabriel cherished most - "Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take but by the moments that take our breath away."
Visitation will take place on Tuesday, September 12, 2023 from 6PM to 8PM at Trujillo Family Funeral Home, 110 Alvardo Dr. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108.
A Rosary will be prayed on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, 10:30 AM at Holy Family Catholic Church, 562 Atrisco Drive, SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105, followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM. Burial will take place at Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery.