Gabrielle Sandelmann, age 99, of Gibsonia, formerly Shohola, PA died on January 9, 2014. She was born in Bamberg, Germany on March 23, 1914 to the late Konrad and Magdalena Klauer.
She and her late husband Henry Sandelmann owned and operated Sandelmann's Shoe Store in Shohola for 30 years.
Gabrielle was an accomplished seamstress and gardener. She grew and arranged flowers for St. Ann's Church in Shohola for many years. She was a faithful communicant of St. Richard's Church in Gibsonia where she was a member of the Blanket Ministry, and she retired from St. Richard's Gardening Team at age 90.
She is survived by her daughter, Carole (Kenneth Keeley); granddaughter, Melissa (Christopher Klemek); grandson, Douglas Keeley (Sabrina); and two great-grandchildren, Abraham and Madeleine Klemek.
There will be a Mass of Christian Burial on January 13, 2014, 10 a.m. at St. Ann's Church in Shohola, PA.