|Birth: ||Oct. 10, 1924|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 2010|
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Mary Edith Abels, 85, Colorado Springs, formerly of Savannah, Mo., died February 19, 2010 at the Monroe Manor Nursing Home In Paris, Monroe County Missouri at 6:00 p.m. due to Failure to Thrive and dementia.
She had relocated to be closer to her nephew and informant on her death certificate, Wayne Mitchell.
Preceded: parents, Thomas George and Rada Mae Leeson Abels; sisters, Virginia Keling, Florida Holstrom, Naomi Barth, and Rachel Rice.
Survivors: brother, William Abels; numerous nieces and nephews.
She never married and always took care of her nieces and nephews as if they were her own.A religious woman, she always had a Bible nearby, and she read stories to her nieces and nephews. She was a retired nurse's aid
Graveside funeral services: 1 p.m. Saturday, Savannah (Mo.) City Cemetery.
Arrangements: Garner Funeral Home and Chapel, Monroe City, Mo.
She is buried near her mother and father.
Thomas George Abels (1887 - 1972)
Rada Mae Leeson Abels (1897 - 1975)
Virginia May Abels Mitchell Miller Keling (1920 - 1973)*
Ida Naomi Abels Barth (1921 - 2001)*
Florida Lee Abels Holstrom (1922 - 2006)*
Mary Edith Abels (1924 - 2010)
Rachel Elizabeth Abels Rice (1927 - 1999)*
William Thomas Abels (1929 - 2015)*
Maintained by: Heattown
Originally Created by: A. Coats
Record added: Oct 24, 2010
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