Patricia “Patty” Joe Gabaldon


ALAMOSA —  Patricia “Patty” Joe Gabaldon, 76, passed away on June 28, 2020.  She was born on May 2, 1944, in Nelsonville, Ohio to Max and Geneva (Hysell) Jansen.  She married Richard Gabaldon in Belen, New Mexico on December 4, 1993.

Patty enjoyed traveling, scrapbooking, going to the casinos and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Richard Gabaldon, children, John (Ariel) Ruvolo, Launa (Wade) Boynton, Patrick (Laurel) Heimstra, Ronald (Annette) Gabaldon and Ricky (Michelle) Gabaldon as well as grandchildren, Justin Sena, Denise Harden, Juel Ruvolo, Nykia Ruvolo, Taylor Boynton, Kyndall Boynton, Tiffany Ruvolo, Giancarlo Ruvolo and a great-grandchild, Lillee Ruvolo as well as numerous other family members.

Cremation was selected and a Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later time.  To express condolences, please visit

Rogers Family Mortuary in Alamosa is in care of the arrangements.