Shane Eugene

Shane Eugene "Porkchop" Gabel

Shane Eugene “Porkchop” Gabel, 27, of West Springfield, passed an unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at his residence. He was born in Erie on May 29, 1994, son of Theresa Gabel of West Springfield and the late Gary Gariepy. Shane loved his kids and his family, and loved being outdoors, especially at Raccoon Park. He enjoyed writing poems and raps, drawing and fishing. Shane had a heart of gold, he always had a smile on his face and he could make anyone smile and laugh. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his grandmother, Pearl Gabel. He is survived by three children, Aleczander, Tyler and Linkoln Gabel, a sister, Angelica Gabel, a brother, Sean Ramey, his fiancé, Jade Woodworth, several half brothers and sisters, and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. A memorial service will be held in the near future. Contact the family for information. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to his mother, Theresa, to help with funeral expenses. The Mattera Funeral Home, 188 East State Street, Albion, is handling the funeral arrangements. To light a memory candle or leave a condolence, please visit


Left by  “Nick Copeland” on 11/09/2021

Thanks for the memories pork chop. Was glad to have seen and talked to you a few times over the last couple months. Proud to know that one of the last things you said to me was you just wanted to do right by your kids. Truly were one of the good ones. RIP

Left by  “Jerry Chamberlain ” on 11/07/2021

Miss you Chop to young to be gone so soon. So many memories of you I use to with your mom when you were a baby. At Aunt carols and that was so many years ago to me. May god heal all you have touched on this life .

Left by  “Carrie Gariepy (sis)” on 11/07/2021

Things I will miss the most about Shane. Seeing his smile could lite up a room with it no matter how bad your day was he could turn it around just by being there. I love you brother you an Hallie take care of each other .. ITS NEVER GOODBYE SEE YOU LATER

Left by  “Emily Renninger” on 11/06/2021

I’m gonna miss you cuz. You definitely were a silly goofy guy and that’s what I remember most about you. Love you shane.

Left by  “Stephanie Clark” on 11/06/2021

I’m going too forever miss you Chop or as Dally would say “Chop Chop”! We love you and miss you dearly. Please watch over your loved ones. You were a brother too me, saved my life a couple different times and I could never thank you enough. I just wish I could of saved you brother. Fly High for us!

Left by  “Dinedia” on 11/05/2021

man going to miss the hell out of you. one of a kind person. til next time chop..

Left by  “Sally Helveston ” on 11/05/2021

Love ya Chop ???? ????

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