Starting Sept. 30, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Abbey Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Obit of Dorothy (Schade) Abbey 1974
Posted by: mary runyon hanshew (ID *****7280) Date: April 16, 2011 at 08:30:38
  of 711

From the Chatsworth Plaindealer

APRIL 11, 1974

Mrs. Dorothy Abbey, 65, of R.R.1, Cropsey, died at 10 p.m. Tuesday April 2, 1974 at Fairbury hospital.
Her funeral was held at 1 p.m. Friday April 5, at Cropsey United Methodist Church, with the Rev. L.O. Brookman officiating. Burial was in Graceland cemetery, Fairbury.
Pallbearers were Jim Abbey, David Abbey, Jeff Abbey, Ed Coppinger, Charles Scherr and Ron Watkins.
She was born June 1, 1908, at Chatsworth, a daughter of Henry Watkins and Minnie Schade. She married Ray V. Abbey Dec. 22, 1934, at Kentland, Ind. He died Jan. 16, 1955.
Surviving are two sons, Perry, Cropsey; Larry, Bloomington; two daughters, Mrs. Helen Kuntz, East Peoria; Miss Ardith Abbey, Bloomington; a brother, Howard Watkins, Cropsey; five grandchildren.
She was a member of Belle Prairie Home Extension and the Cropsey United Methodist Church and its WSCS.
Memorials may be made to the church or the charity of the donor's choice.

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network