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 Lois Mae <I>Gee</I> Abbey

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Lois Mae Gee Abbey

One of three children of Edwin and Julia Huston Gee, she married James P. Abbey 10 Dec 1947 in Cropsey. They were the parents of eight.

Her husband, her children, a sister, twenty grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren survive. Her parents and a brother, John Gee, died before her.

Lois Mae Abbey: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Pantagraph, The (Bloomington, IL) - Wednesday, July 11, 2007
Deceased Name: Lois Mae Abbey

central illinois
Lois Mae Abbey
CROPSEY - Lois Mae Abbey, 78, Cropsey, died at 12:15 a.m. Monday (July 9, 2007) at the Gibson Area Hospital Annex, Gibson City.

A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Cropsey United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Tim Lembke officiating.

Inurnment will be at Cropsey Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Fairbury.

Mrs. Abbey was born Sept. 26, 1928, at Cropsey, a daughter of Edwin and Julia Huston Gee. She married James P. Abbey on Dec. 10, 1947, at Cropsey. He survives at Cropsey.

She was preceded in death by a brother, John Gee.
Mrs. Abbey attended Miller country school in Cropsey Township; she was a 1946 graduate of Cropsey High School and attended the University of Illinois from 1946 to 1947 having achieved the dean's list both semesters. She also was a member of Cropsey United Methodist Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials be given to the Cropsey United Methodist Church. Online condolences and guest registry are available at

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 20385296
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lois Mae Gee Abbey (26 Sep 1928–9 Jul 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20385296, citing Cropsey Cemetery, Cropsey, McLean County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by My Family United (contributor 46590689) .