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Carol Jean Abbot

May 26, 1944 April 1, 2019
Carol Jean Abbot
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Obituary for Carol Jean Abbot

Carol Jean Abbot, 74, of Kewanee, died Monday, April 1, 2019 at Kewanee Care. Carol was born May 26, 1944, in Kewanee, the daughter of Robey and Roberta (Ogburn) Medley. She attended Kewanee Schools. Carol married Allie “Dick” Abbot on July 13, 1962 in Cambridge, he preceded her in death on June 1, 2015.
Carol is survived by one daughter, Theresa (Steve) Petty; two sons, Terry and Tony Abbot, all of Kewanee; nine grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren and two on the way. She is also survived by brother, Robert (Pat) Johnson, Altona, IL and a sister, Diane Jacobs, CO. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, “Dick”; sister, Shirley Mitchell; brother, Richard Medley; and a grandson, Jairus Petty.
Carol worked as a CNA her entire life. She enjoyed camping, thrift shopping, and listening to music. She also enjoyed spending time with Ms. Ella, her dog. She especially loved spending time with family and friends.
A Memorial Service will be at 11:00 am Saturday, April 6, 2019, at Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home. Pastor Dan Craig will officiate. A private family burial will be at Evergreen Memorial Gardens at a later date. Visitation will be one hour prior to the memorial service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Please leave an online condolence for Carol’s family at www.schuenemantumblesonfuneralhome.com.


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Visitation

Saturday

6

Apr

10:00 AM 4/6/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 4/6/2019 11:00:00 AM
Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home

219 East Second St.
Kewanee, IL 61443

Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home
219 East Second St. Kewanee 61443 IL
United States

Memorial Service

Saturday

6

Apr

11:00 AM 4/6/2019 11:00:00 AM
Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home

219 East Second St.
Kewanee, IL 61443

Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home
219 East Second St. Kewanee 61443 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Evergreen Memory Gardens Final Resting Place

Kewanee, IL 61443

Kewanee 61443 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude

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