|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1922|
|Death: ||Aug. 20, 2011|
Manuel D. Abear of Lake Villa Beloved husband, father and grandfather, Manuel D. Abear, 88, passed Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011. He was born on Dec. 25, 1922, in Chicago, to the late Catalino and Florence (Henning) Abear. Manuel married Anna Coreine French on July 20, 1943 in Chicago. Manuel was the beloved husband of 68 years to Anna "Corky" Abear; loving father to Sandra Abear of Fox Lake, Danuel (Marianne) Abear of Ft. Myers, Fla., and Brandon (Donna) Abear of Antioch; sibling to Catherine Prader of Tulsa, Okla., and Michael (Edith) Abear of Villa Park; grandfather to Tina, Robert, Teresa, Brandon M., Samantha, Will, Sean, Daniel and Lisa; great-grandfather to Robin, Joseph, Ashley, Jon, Erik, Finn, Rennie and Simon; and great-great-grandfather to Jaden. Manuel served as a medic in the U.S. Navy during World War II, including service in Normandy on the D-Day invasion and in the Pacific and Atlantic going to Japan. Manuel retired after 30 years of employment from International Harvester in Libertyville. A gathering will be held on Sunday, Aug. 28, from 2 until 3 p.m. at Warren Funeral Home, 1475 N. Cemetery Road, Gurnee. A memorial service will take place at 3 p.m. at the funeral home following the gathering. Interment Warren Cemetery, Gurnee, IL.
Anna French Abear (1927 - 2012)*
Created by: North Shore Gal
Record added: Mar 21, 2013
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