Trina Braxton's ex-husband
Death at 43
22.12.2014 12:57 PST
12/22 12:50 PM PT – Trina made a statement on the death of her ex-husband and said … "A chapter for my sons and me forever closed Years ago, Gabe Solis was an integral part of our lives. "
She also apologized to friends and family members who had not studied Gabe's situation and learned from the media … especially the Solis family. Trina added, "He was a father to my boys, a son, a brother, and a friend to many, and I value the privacy and respect as we look forward to his unexpected departure."
Trina Braxton 's ex-husband, Gabe Solis died after a fight with cancer … TMZ has learned.
Sources tell us that Solis died on Thursday in Texas and we are said to be surrounded by friends and family.
Trina and Gabe got married in 2003, but divorced in 2015, and their recurring relationship was a frequent theme in the family's reality show – "Braxton Family Values" – even after their divorce.
The former couple also appeared in an episode of "Iyanla: Fix My Life" earlier this year – more than two years after their separation – to try out their editions and work on a plan ,
In the episode, Gabe confronted Trina with her verbal abuse and bullying, letting her know how it affected him during her marriage. Despite their stony road, the two remained close friends.
We are told that Gabe's health problems were kept under wraps, and his death is a surprise to many members of the family.
He was 43 years old.  RIP
Originally posted – 21.12.2014 16:39 PST