|Birth: ||Oct. 12, 1936|
|Death: ||Aug. 28, 2012|
October 12, 1936 - August 28, 2012 CHOCTAW Lt. Col. David Roy Abel, 75, of Choctaw, took his final flight and most important mission August 28, 2012, after a 3-year battle with cancer. He is survived by his bride of 34 years, Claudine Abel of Choctaw; his daughter, Cynthia Pearson and son-in-law, Tom Pearson and grandchildren Connor and Madison of Edmond, OK; and two cousins, Edward and Melvin Ward. David is preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Edith Abel, and sister, Donna Rapp. His family wishes to thank all those who helped and Good Shepherd Hospice for their care and support. Contributions to a favorite charity in lieu of flowers. Graveside services will be held on Friday, September 14, 2012 at 10:00 am at Elmwood Cemetery under the direction of Hibbs Funeral Home.
.Published in The Oklahoman on September 13, 2012
Created by: TheOldChief
Record added: Sep 12, 2012
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