Gabriel was born in Washington DC to parents David E. Bucher and Elizabeth A. Baldwin. He graduated from McLean High School and George Mason University. He enjoyed complex strategy games, fantasy, sci-fi, anime and action movies. He was working on writing his futuristic science thriller at the time of his death.
He is survived by his mother, who lives in Jacksonville, FL, his father and step-mother, Sharon W. Hoover, both of Fairfax, his step-brother, Ariel H. Whiteley, of Spokane, WA, and his step-sister, Mila H. Whiteley, of Washington DC. He is also survived by uncles, aunts and cousins on both sides of his family, and by his 96-year-old grandmother, Florence R.Y. Bucher, of Indianapolis, IN.
His family is planning a memorial service at the time of the interment of Gabriel’s cremains in the spring.
If you would like to give a gift in Gabriel's memory, please visit: www.csgv.org/donate and tell them you are giving in memory of "Gabriel Baldwin Bucher."