It is with deep sadness that the University of Waterloo must confirm the death of Gabriel Barsky, a student studying Computer Science in the Faculty of Mathematics. Gabriel, known as Gaby, aged 20, died as a result of injuries he sustained while travelling to work for a co-op work term in California on Wednesday, December 2, 2015.
His sister, Sabrina Barsky, said:
"Gaby was the golden boy. He was more than just my brother. Gaby's intelligence superseded his years.