Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, November 05, 2015, Page 14
OBITUARY ~ RONALD DWAINE "RON" ABBOTT
February 13, 1938 ~ October 28, 2015
Ron passed away at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. His obituary will be added when completed.
Memorials are to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 11:00 a.m., United Church of Diagonal, Diagonal, Iowa, with Rev. Edward Shields officiating. A private burial will
be conduced at Union Cemetery, Diagonal, Iowa on Friday, October 30, 2015. Watson-Armstrong Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Ronald "Ron" Dwaine Abbott, 77, of Diagonal, Iowa, passed away, Wednesday, October 28, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa.
A celebration of life service will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, October 31 at the Church of Diagonal, 400 Adams St., Diagonal, IA 50845. Lunch will be served after the service. Memorials may be made to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Ron was born February 13, 1938 in Union County, Iowa to Roland and Lorrene (Ingraham) Abbott. He graduated from Washington High School in Phoenix, Arizona in 1956. August 1957 he married Noreen Tower and they had three children over the next four years.
Ron enjoyed his career choices and only retired to spent his golden years, prior to his passing, on his farm in Diagonal, where he enjoyed spending time with his cows and friends.
Ron is survived by his daughters Robin and Cindee, son Timothy, two sisters, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, November of 2015