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Gene E. Fuhrman Abernatha
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1912
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 2001
Sheridan
Sheridan County
Wyoming, USA

Gene Abernatha
Gene E. Abernatha, 88, of Sheridan died Friday, Aug. 3, 2001, in Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County. Viewing will be 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday in Champion Ferries Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Joseph Keys officiating. Interment will be in Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo. Mrs. Abernatha was born Oct. 31, 1912, in Oregon, Mo., to Edward and Mary (Kurtz) Furhman. The family came to Buffalo when she was 4 years old. She grew up and graduated from high school in Buffalo. She married Calvin Abernatha there Dec. 31, 1931. She was county secretary for the Department of Agriculture for 22 years until her retirement. Mr. Abernatha died in 1957, and she moved to Sheridan in 1961. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and the Moose Lodge. She enjoyed spending time in the Big Horn Mountains, playing bingo and attending Sunday morning breakfast at the Moose Lodge. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Richard, and by four brothers and sisters. Survivors include one son, James of Sheridan; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society in care of Delphine Toner, First Interstate Bank, P.O. Box 2007, Sheridan, WY 82801.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Frank Fuhrman (1866 - 1948)
  Mary Ellen Kurtz Fuhrman (1870 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Calvin James Abernatha (1912 - 1957)*
 
 Children:
  Richard Lee Abernatha (1949 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Edward Fuhrman (1893 - 1972)*
  George Earl Fuhrman (1895 - 1974)*
  Alice Maudine Fuhrman (1905 - 1939)*
  Gene E. Fuhrman Abernatha (1912 - 2001)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willow Grove Cemetery
Buffalo
Johnson County
Wyoming, USA
 
Maintained by: Sue and Doug
Originally Created by: Marsha Hanson Dillon
Record added: Mar 10, 2009
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Gene E. <i>Fuhrman</i> Abernatha
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Gene E. <i>Fuhrman</i> Abernatha
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Gene E. <i>Fuhrman</i> Abernatha
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- Ashley Kurtz
 Added: May. 3, 2012
AUNT GENE, I REALLY DO MISS YOU. OUR PHONE CALLS AND VISITS AND JUST KNOWING YOU WOULD BE THERE TO TALK TO ME. I KNOW YOU ARE IN A BETTER PLACE AND YOU ARE WITH THE LORD. ALWAYS THINKING ABOUT YOU.LOVE
- RITA MILLER
 Added: Jun. 13, 2010
A Kurtz family salute!!! God is watching over her now.
- Gloria
 Added: Jun. 9, 2010
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