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Robert Bertman Abrams, Jr

  • Birth 5 Dec 1919 Georgetown, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 11 Jan 2005 Richland, Benton County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Richland, Benton County, Washington, USA
  • Memorial ID 15188656

OBITUARY: Tri-City Herald, Kennewick, Benton Co., WA, Friday, 14 Jan 2005, pg. A - 10.

Robert B. Abrams Jr.

Richland, Wash. - Robert B. Abrams Jr., 85, died January 11, 2005, at his home in Richland, WA. He was born on December 5, 1919, in Georgetown, PA, and grew up in Chester, WV. He graduated from Mount Union College in Alliance, OH, where he captained the basketball and tennis teams and was commander of Sigma Nu Fraternity. He worked as a chemist for Dupont in Charleston, WV, before transferring to Richland in 1944. He worked at the Hanford Atomic Energy Reservation until retirement in 1986. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 15, 2005, at 2 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church, 1322 Kimball St., Richland, WA, with reception to follow. Viewing is from 8 a.m. to noon at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Burial is at sunset, 4:37 p.m. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Bertman and Pearl Allison Abrams, and his siblings, Leona, Thomas (Mildred), Eunice and John (Ruth).
He is survived by Jean, Nancy and Barrington (Edith); his siblings, Alberta and Shirley (Dennis); and his children, Robb, Paul (Anna), Chip (Linda), and Kathleen. Peter (Shannon), Whitney (John), Thomas, Nels, Jennifer, Alison, Ben (Erin), Sam, John, Joe, Anna and Richard are his grandchildren. He also is survived by 3 great-grandchildren, Caden, Tyler and Nicholas, loved nieces and nephews and good friends. We will dearly miss his presence in our lives but his strength and grace will be in our hearts and in our family forever.

Allison lineage back to Thomas Allanson, English extraction, London.

Thomas Allanson/Mary Roberts
Charles Allanson/ ? Posey
Thomas Allison/Barbary Burch
Charles Allison/Barbara Moore
James Allison/Nancy ?
Thomas Allison/Mary Bailey
Robert B. Allison/Blanche Wilcoxen
John Wilcoxen Allison/Margaret Ellen Jackson
John Lincoln Allison/Ella May Laughlin
Pearl Elizabeth Allison/Robert Bertman Abrams, Sr.
Robert Bertman Allison, Jr.

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  • Maintained by: George Alexander Allison, Jr.
  • Originally Created by: Betty from OR
  • Added: 8 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15188656
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Bertman Abrams, Jr (5 Dec 1919–11 Jan 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15188656, citing Sunset Memorial Gardens, Richland, Benton County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by George Alexander Allison, Jr. (contributor 46812554) .