THOMSON, Ga. - Anna Helen Gabriel, 85, of Thomson, entered into rest February 8, 2006, at McDuffie Regional Hospital. She was the beloved wife of William Gabriel and the late Michael G. Martin, Sr.
Survivors include, two daughters, Margaret Havrilla (George), Thomson, and Louise Maziarz (Robert), Mosely, Va.; son, Michael Martin, Jr. (Delores), Bridgewater, N.J.; brother, John Zoyack (Dorothy), Rochester, N.Y.; sister, Margaret Wallace (Bernard), Chester, N.J.; grandchildren, Marlene Newsome, George S. Havrilla, Jamison M. Havrilla, Robyn Diehl, Robert Maziarz, Jr., Michello Pyatak, Kimberly Beggs, Michael Martin, III and 12 great-grandchildren She was preceded in death by a brother Joseph Vejack.
Mrs. Gabriel was born in Buffalo, N.Y., and was the daughter of the late Anna and Stephen Zvijach. She was retired as a secretary for the Spinal Cord Injury Unit at the V.A. Hospital in Miami, Fla. She was also a member of the Queen of Angels Catholic Church in Thomson.
Funeral services were held Saturday, February 11, 2006, at the St. John The Baptist Catholic Church in Pittston, Pennsylvania. Interment followed in the St. Johns Cemetery in Duryea, Pennsylvania .
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.