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Thomas LeRoy Abbott

Thomas LeRoy Abbott

Male 1932 - 2003  (70 years)


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  • Name Thomas LeRoy Abbott 
    Nickname Tom 
    Born 11 Jun 1932  Nebraska City, Otoe, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Mar 2003  Wyuka Cemetery, Nebraska City, Otoe, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Thomas LeRoy Abbott

      Birth: Jun. 11, 1932
      Nebraska City
      Otoe County
      Nebraska, USA
      Death: Mar. 26, 2003
      Nebraska City
      Otoe County
      Nebraska, USA

      TOM ABBOTT AWARD GIVEN FOR DRIVER'S COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE
      Tom Abbott was selected as best overall driver for the Bekins Cal Intra Fleet for October, November, December 1986. Criteria for this award include excellence in customer service, loading ablates, attitude, appearance, and timeliness.
      An 18 year veteran with the moving industry, Abbott has spent many of these years in the Bekins system. He services primarily the interstate tonnage of Arizona and Nevada.
      Other drivers recognized for outstanding job performance were runner-up Glenn Fuller and Eric Rogeness. Fuller services primarily northern California radials while Rogeness services the southern California radials.
      Abbott will receive a $50 check and a Bekins travel bag. Fuller and Rogeness will receive $50 each.
      Please join us in congratulating these three men on a job well done.


      Family links:
      Parents:
      Adrian Adair Abbott (1899 - 1949)
      Nora Irene Jones Abbott (1904 - 1944)

      Burial:
      Wyuka Cemetery
      Nebraska City
      Otoe County
      Nebraska, USA [1]
    Thomas LeRoy Abbott 1932-2003
    Thomas LeRoy Abbott 1932-2003
    Wife Mary Lou
    Died 26 Mar 2003  Nebraska City, Otoe, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 28 Mar 2003 
    • Thomas L. 'Tom' Abbott -- Rochester
      Posted Mar 28, 2003 | marya

      ROCHESTER -- A memorial service for Thomas L. "Tom" Abbott will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Gude Mortuary Chapel in Nebraska City, Neb.


      Mr. Abbott, 70, of Nebraska City, formerly of the Rochester area, died Wednesday (March 26, 2003) at his home.

      He was born June 11, 1932, in Nebraska City. On Aug. 20, 1952, he married MaryLou Walker in Auburn, Neb. They lived in Nebraska City until 1960 and then in the Rochester area until returning to Nebraska City in 1999. Mr. Abbott was a contract truck driver for Bekin Van Lines for more than 40 years and retired Jan 14, 2002.

      Survivors include his wife; two sons,
      Walter William (Wanda) of Esko, Minn.,
      Thomas Lee (Pamela) of Spring Valley;
      a daughter, LuAnn Abbott (Garvin Jr.) Bixler of Livonia, N.Y.;
      11 grandchildren;
      two sisters, Wanda Barrett of Nebraska City and Vernice Ebler of Camden, Mo.;
      and a brother, Darold of Elmwood, Neb.
      Five brothers and a sister preceded him in death.

      http://www.postbulletin.com/thomas-l-tom-abbott----rochester/article_44e69327-0700-58a3-8a64-b02ab7eb6e3f.html?mode=jqm
    Age 70 years 
    Person ID I13549  Our Family
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2013 

    Father Ancestors Adrain Adair Abbott,   b. 2 Aug 1899, Imogene, Fremont, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1949, Nebraska City, Otoe, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Nora Irene Jones,   b. 4 Nov 1904, Coburg, Montgomery, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1944, Nebraska City, Otoe, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 20 Jul 1921  Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Nora Irene Jones, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

      Name: Adrian Adair Abbott
      Titles and Terms:
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 20 Jul 1921
      Event Place: Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa, United States
      Age: 21
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1900
      Father's Name: Erastus Ralph Abbott
      Father's Titles and Terms:
      Mother's Name: Fannie Margaret Shoemaker
      Mother's Titles and Terms:
      Spouse's Name: Nora Irene Jones
      Spouse's Titles and Terms:
      Spouse's Age: 16
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1905
      Spouse's Father's Name: John Jones
      Spouse's Father's Titles and Terms:
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Alta Vankirk
      Spouse's Mother's Titles and Terms:
      Reference ID: p 614 cn 5919
      GS Film number: 1481228
      Digital Folder Number: 004320555
      Image Number: 342 [2]
    Family ID F5124  Group Sheet

    Family Living 
    Children 
    Family1. Living
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F5125  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Mar 2003 - Wyuka Cemetery, Nebraska City, Otoe, Nebraska, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S100] Find A Grave, Created by: Marty & Harley Record added: Apr 19, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 51351987 (Reliability: 3), 1 Apr 2013.

    2. [S12] familysearch.org, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saint, (www.familysearch.org), "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XJV2-1Z9 : accessed 02 Apr 2013), Adrian Adair Abbott and Nora Irene Jones, 1921. (Reliability: 3), 2 Apr 2012.