Garland Edward Abbott

Garland Edward Abbott

Death 17 Sep 1999 (aged 77)
Burial Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 88569273 · View Source
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Garland Edward Abbott, 77, of Hagerstown, died Friday, Sept. 17, 1999, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Jan. 14, 1922, in Trego, Md., he was the son of the late George W. and Clara Butts Abbott.

He was retired from Fairchild Aircraft after 46 years of service.

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II in Italy with the 10th Mountain Division as a staff sergeant.

He was a member of Maranatha Brethren Church and the Berean Sunday School Class and a former member of the choir.

He was a member of Morris Frock American Legion Post 42 and Friendship Lodge 84 of the Grand Lodge, A.F. & A.M. of Maryland.

He is survived by:
his wife of 53 years, Betty Elaine Mullenix Abbott;
two daughters,
Judy E. Peiffer of Smithsburg and
Patti E. Lewis of Ellicott City, Md.;
four sisters,
Martha Jones and
Marjorie Griffith, both of Boonsboro, and
Patsy Reeder and
Faye Breeden, both of Hagerstown;
one brother, Eddie Abbott of Hagerstown;
three granddaughters; and
one grandson.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Jay Fretz will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery. Military graveside services will be conducted by Morris Frock American Legion Post 42.

The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Maranatha Brethren Church, 19835 Scott Hill Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Obituary published Sunday, September 19, 1999
The Herald-Mail, Hagerstown, Maryland
Provided by Contributor 47077820

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