Dr. Raymond M. Gabriele, 62, of Fairfield, the husband of Linda Gabriele, died March 11 in his home.

Born in Bridgeport, he was the son of the late Anthony and Mary Gabriele. He was a graduate of Notre Dame High School, Kings College in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., and the University of Rome School of Medicine.

He did his internship and residency in internal medicine at St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport. He was in private practice from 1979 to 2005 and was a founding member of PriMed. After he retired in 2005, he taught nursing classes at Southern Connecticut State University and Sacred Heart University.

He also participated in classes in languages, literature, history and theater at local universities.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, include two children, Lauren and Raymond, and his sister, Bernadette, and brother-in law, Steven Willard.

A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 15, in St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 1719 Post Road. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Calling hours are Monday, March 14, from 3 to 8 p.m., in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Vincent's College of Nursing, c/o St. Vincent's Medical Center Foundation, 2800 Main St., Bridgeport, CT 06606. To sign an online guest register, visit www.SpearMillerFuneralHome.com.