On Thursday, December 20, Gabe Solis handed away after a secretive most cancers battle.
He was solely 43 years previous.
Now, his ex-wife, Trina Braxton, is addressing each followers and those that beloved him — and providing a strong apology.
On the Thursday earlier than the primary day of winter, Gabe Solis handed away from most cancers.
He had stored his most cancers battle exceptionally non-public.
Even many members of his circle of relatives have been unaware.
Though it has been years since he and Trina ended their marriage, the 2 had remained shut.
Through his appearances on Braxton Family Values and past, Gabe had turn out to be well-known.
Some of his family members realized of his demise by means of the media, somewhat than by means of private notification.
It fell to Trina Braxton to deal with the passing of the person with whom she spent 12 years of her life.
“On December 20, 2018, a chapter permanently closed for my sons and I,” Trina writes on Instagram.
“For over 16 years,” Trina continues. “Gabe Solis was an essential part of our lives.”
“Like all families,” she notes. “There are good and bad moments that are endured.”
“But,” she says. “Those moments, good or bad still made us who we are in the present.”
That is true sufficient.
She then addresses the very sophisticated subject of Gabe’s passing being publicized earlier than everybody was notified.
“Unfortunately,” Trina acknowledges. “Someone leaked the story before we could make everyone aware of his passing.”
Any time that police or medics or hospital staff be taught of a star’s demise, there’s a likelihood that somebody will money in by calling in a tip.
Many leisure information shops will wait respectfully till notifications have been made, however ultimately, they will solely sit on a narrative for therefore lengthy.
Trina continues: “and I apologize to those friends and family members for finding out through social outlets.”
“I also apologize directly to the Solis Family,” she writes.
“I do humbly ask for your prayers for our families,” Trina says, addressing her followers and followers.
“But,” she writes. “My greatest request is that when you are posting comments, remember Gabe’s passing is a loss for our family.”
“He was a father to my boys, a son, brother, and friend to many,” she affirms.
“And,” Trina explains. “I would appreciate privacy and respect as we grieve his unexpected departure.”
She concludes her heartfelt put up: “@gabe_solis1234 I miss you, my dear friend.”
We of course perceive why Trina feels liable for Gabe’s passing being publicized.
She is a star. It was by means of his relationship along with her that Gabe himself grew to become well-known sufficient for his demise to be reported.
But that doesn’t imply that she is liable for anybody studying that heartbreaking information from the media.
Trina and Gabe had their points — from their on-again, off-again relationship to some emotional difficulties whereas they have been collectively.
In early 2018, the 2 went on Iyanla: Fix My Life to resolve their variations and previous wounds with honesty.
It was clear to everybody that they nonetheless cared an excellent deal for one another.
Our hearts exit to all of Gabe Solis’ family members.