Gabby Avila Bugarin

Obituary of Gabby Avila Bugarin

Gabby Avila Bugarin passed away on January 2, 2021 at the age of 60. She was born in Zacatecas, Mexico on September 24, 1960 to Israel Salas Bugarin and Maria Avila Bugarin.

Gabby obtained her cosmetology certification from Salinas Beauty School and also attended Hartnell College. She was a Salon owner, retail business owner, cosmetologist, Mary Kay Representative and Melaleuca Representative. Gabby enjoyed running marathons, walking on the beach, painting, playing tennis. She was a member of Compass Church in Salinas, and was on both a Softball and Bowling League.

Gabby is preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her daughter, Jocelyn Hernandez-Bugarin; siblings, Rosemary, Luis Bugarin, Frank Bugarin, and Eva Bugarin Orozco, Victoria Bugarin, Elena Bugarin Atengco, Maty Avila Bugarin; 11 nieces, 9 nephews, 5 aunts, and 1 uncle.

Her viewing will be on Thursday, January 7th from 1pm-5pm at Victory Outreach Church with a service starting at 6pm.  Her Funeral Service will also be at Victory Outreach Church, 264 San Juan Grade Rd. in Salinas, on Friday Jan. 8th at 10am followed by burial at Castroville District Cemetery in Moss Landing. In lieu of flowers you may venmo Jocelyn Hernandez-Bugarin at @Jocelyn-Hernandez-33.

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We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Healey Mortuary and Crematory