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Jewel Donna Fitzsimmons Abate
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1938
Will County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 18, 2000
Florence County
South Carolina, USA

Services for Jewel Fitzsimmons Abate, 62, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in the First Church of God burial will follow in Grove Hill Cemetery, directed by Belk Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the First Church of God, 620 North Main St., Darlington, SC 29532.

Mrs. Abate died early Saturday morning in a Florence hospital after an illness. Born in Joliet, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Harold and Jewel Drelling Fitzsimmons. She was owner and operator of Jewel's Deluxe Restaurant and Catering. She was a member of the First Church of God and sang in the church choir.

Surviving are her husband, Joe Abate of Darlington, sons, Steven Gehrke of Florence, Doug (Lynn) Gehrke of Darlington, Joe (Charlene) Abate of Tenn.; don (Lora) Abate of Virginia; eight grandchildren. 
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  Joseph Dominick Abate (1925 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Grove Hill Cemetery
Darlington County
South Carolina, USA
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Record added: Jun 30, 2012
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Jewel Donna <i>Fitzsimmons</i> Abate
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