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Lucille Helen Barnum Abels
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1916
Great Bend
Barton County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 2000
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA

ABELS Lucille H. Obituary 2000, Grand Rapids Press, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, Publ: Tue, 25 Jul 2000, Page D8.

ABELS - Lucille H. Abels, Aged 83, formerly of Freeport passed away early Monday morning, Jul 24, 2000. Lucille is survived by her daughter, Betty Dockham of Cutlerville; her grandson, Mike, of Ionia, her brothers and sisters, Lawrence Barnum, Leo Barnum,Donald Barnum, Vereda Barnum, Marjorie Barnum, and Gloria (Luke) Laredo; many nieces and nephews and her close friend, Bruce Lincoln. Lucille was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph; her granddaughter, Laura Lee Dockham; her brothers and sisters, Pat Barnum, Harry Barnum, Luella Gordon and Hilda Thorsen. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 25 at Koops Funeral Chapel in Lake Odessa. The funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday at Koops Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Bowne Center Cemetery. If you are unable to attend visitation or the service, please sign the family's memory book at Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or to the family.

Marcia Shears' Notes: Vereda is Verita (Barnum) DeVries, Marjorie is Marjorie (Barnum) Detmer, Gloria's last name in Jul 2000 was Shears, she was married to Luther Shears. Her 2nd husband was Justo "Gus" Loredo.
Family links: 
  Lewis Henry Barnum (1893 - 1952)
  Hester Elizabeth Hand Barnum (1898 - 1961)
  Joseph G. Abels (1914 - 1993)*
  Lucille Helen Barnum Abels (1916 - 2000)
  Lawrence Gilbert Barnum (1918 - 2005)*
  Leo Clifford Barnum (1920 - 2001)*
  Verita Labell Barnum De Vries (1921 - ____)*
  Hilda Fayette Barnum Thorson (1923 - 1983)*
  PT Barnum (1925 - 1996)*
  Harry Lester Barnum (1928 - 1997)*
  Luella Marie Barnum Gordon (1931 - 1961)*
  Marjorie Barnum Detmer (1934 - 2013)*
  Donald Spencer Barnum (1936 - 2016)*
  Marshall Leroy Barnum (1940 - 1940)*
*Calculated relationship
Bowne Township Cemetery
Bowne Center
Kent County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Ron "Ozzie" Oswalt
Record added: Mar 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25605186
Lucille Helen <i>Barnum</i> Abels
Added by: Ron "Ozzie" Oswalt
Lucille Helen <i>Barnum</i> Abels
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For Aunt Lucille;
- Marcia Shears
 Added: Mar. 29, 2010

- Cheryll Cotten
 Added: Mar. 29, 2008

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