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Member of Del Mar College Board of Regents dies from coronavirus complications

He was admitted to a local hospital after testing positive earlier this month. He had been fighting for his life in the ICU.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Family members of Gabe Rivas III confirm via Facebook that Rivas has died from the coronavirus.

He was admitted to a local hospital after testing positive earlier this month. He had been fighting for his life in the ICU.

The family said they will be having a private funeral, and they will be hosting a celebration of life on May 9, 2021. 

Rivas III had been working with DMC since 2007. Rivas was 66.

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