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Mary Edith Abels
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1924
Andrew County
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 2010
Monroe County
Missouri, USA

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. Mary Edith Abels, 85, Colorado Springs, formerly of Savannah, Mo., died February 19, 2010 at the Monroe Manor Nursing Home In Paris, Monroe County Missouri at 6:00 p.m. due to Failure to Thrive and dementia.

She had relocated to be closer to her nephew and informant on her death certificate, Wayne Mitchell.

Preceded: parents, Thomas George and Rada Mae Leeson Abels; sisters, Virginia Keling, Florida Holstrom, Naomi Barth, and Rachel Rice.
Survivors: brother, William Abels; numerous nieces and nephews.

She never married and always took care of her nieces and nephews as if they were her own.A religious woman, she always had a Bible nearby, and she read stories to her nieces and nephews. She was a retired nurse's aid

Graveside funeral services: 1 p.m. Saturday, Savannah (Mo.) City Cemetery.
Arrangements: Garner Funeral Home and Chapel, Monroe City, Mo.

She is buried near her mother and father. 
Family links: 
  Thomas George Abels (1887 - 1972)
  Rada Mae Leeson Abels (1897 - 1975)
  Virginia May Abels Mitchell Miller Keling (1920 - 1973)*
  Ida Naomi Abels Barth (1921 - 2001)*
  Florida Lee Abels Holstrom (1922 - 2006)*
  Mary Edith Abels (1924 - 2010)
  Rachel Elizabeth Abels Rice (1927 - 1999)*
  William Thomas Abels (1929 - 2015)*
*Calculated relationship
Savannah Cemetery
Andrew County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Heattown
Originally Created by: A. Coats
Record added: Oct 24, 2010
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Mary Edith Abels
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Mary Edith Abels
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Mary Edith Abels
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 Added: Dec. 11, 2014

- nancy murray
 Added: Jun. 14, 2014
Aunt Mary I miss you. I always enjoyed you reading me bible stories.
- kerwin abels
 Added: Feb. 21, 2014
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