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Born: Jul 11, 1933
Date of Passing: Nov 26, 2019Offer Condolences or Memory
Dad was born July 11, 1933 in Neepawa, Manitoba, and was an only child to Sam and Minnie.
Dad worked hard his whole life, taking over the family farm in Brookdale until 1955; he was then employed with U.G.G. until 1964. Moving to Transcona in 1964, Dad worked in the trucking industry until 1974, followed by his employment with the Department of Highways until his retirement in 1995.
Dad leaves behind his wife Doris; children, John (Eleanor), Bev, Donna; granddaughter Amanda; great-granddaughter Emily, and numerous in-laws, nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place and as Dad wished, he will be laid to rest in Neepawa, MB.
In lieu of flowers, please consider sponsoring a senior through the Be A Santa to a Senior this holiday season at 204-953-3720.
"You're free now Dad....in so many ways"
475 Provencher Blvd.,
in care of arrangements, 204-775-2220
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on Nov 30, 2019
Condolences & Memories (3 entries)
Our sincere sympathies Doris, John, Eleanor, Donna, Bev and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Ron and Diane - Posted by: Diane Duncan (friend) on: Dec 02, 2019
My condolences to the family. - Posted by: Kevin B Nimchuk (Co worker(ret)) on: Nov 30, 2019
I have known the family since birth and remember fondly Mr. Abbott. He would take Donna and I for rides around the block in his truck. I am so sorry to hear that he has passed away but hope you remember all the wonderful memories you have shared. The Siddle Family - Posted by: Al and Corie Siddle (friends of the family) on: Nov 30, 2019
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