|Birth: ||Mar. 21, 1935|
|Death: ||Aug. 23, 2012|
Ralph Lee "Abe" Abel, 77, of Hernando, Fla., passed away Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, at his residence.
He was born March 21, 1935, in Lawrence County, Ind., to Preston and Luella (Collins) Abel. He came here 47 years ago from Cocoa, Fla. He lived most of his life in Citrus County. He was a Protestant and a USMC veteran of the Korean War.
He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Alice Abel of Hernando, Fla.; four sons, Glenn, Ken and Eric (Claudia) Abel, all of Hernando, Fla., and Jeff (Leann) Abel of Williston, Fla.; four brothers and four sisters; four grandchildren, Jessica, Emma, Erin and Elise Abel.
A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 27, 2012, at the Strickland Funeral Home Chapel in Crystal River, Fla., with military honors provided by the American Legion Post 155 Honor Guard, Crystal River, Fla.
Published in Citrus County Chronicle on August 25, 2012
Created by: Doris Albro
Record added: Aug 25, 2012
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