Gozo shocked by soldier’s death; “an exemplary woman with a heart of gold”

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Today, many Gozitans were shocked by the tragic death of Christine Gauci, a 35-year-old soldier and band member from Gozo.

Gauci lost her life today while diving in Imġarr ix-Xini with a friend.

The organisation ‘23four’ from St. George’s Parish described her as an exemplary woman with a heart of gold.  Several other persons and groups posted their condolences on Facebook.

Grazzi Christine tal-ghajnuna li kont taghtina! Mara ezemplari, b'qalb tad-deheb. Nwieghduk li nibqghu niftakru fik fit-talb taghna.

Posted by 23four Group Parroċċa San Ġorġ on Saturday, January 18, 2020

🇲🇹 Nixtiequ f'dan il-mument difficli noffru it-talb u is-solidarjeta u il-kondoljanzi taghna lil familja, hbieb, kollegi…

Posted by Police Officers Union on Saturday, January 18, 2020

Is-Soċjeta’ Filarmonika La Stella tinsab f’luttu bl-aħbar tal-mewt traġika ta’ Christine Gauci, bandista tal-Banda…

Posted by Soċjetà Filarmonika La Stella on Saturday, January 18, 2020

Saluting one of our own. May you Rest In Peace, dear Christine Gauci ♥️

Posted by Teatru Astra on Saturday, January 18, 2020

Very sad news…. AFM just lost one of the best soldiers. Rest in peace dear friend. Condolence to all her family

Posted by Ian Vassallo on Saturday, January 18, 2020

This news shocked all my senses this morning…. 😭I can't beleive it…you were so good at it…we had plans for…

Posted by Lorraine DeBrincat on Saturday, January 18, 2020