John C. Abel, Jr of Arcade, NY died Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at his residence at the age 82.
He was born April 18, 1936 in Grant Township, PA a son of the late John C. Sr. and Gertrude Louise (Longwell) Abel. He was a member of the Arcade United Church of Christ, Congregational. He enjoyed fishing, woodworking and his family.
He was a dairy worker for Emkay in Arcade and in Blasdell.
John is survived by his wife - Carol J. (Young) Abel who he married November 16, 1957 in Blasdell; his children: David (Eunice) Abel of Cassadaga, NY, Cynthia Abel of Angola, Karen (David) Czesak of Chaffee, Lori Abel of Jamestown, Melissa Landis of Warren, PA and Nancy (Phil) Youngman of Tonawanda; his brother: Boyd Abel of Grant Township, PA; his sisters-in-law: Donna and Jane Abel both of Indiana, PA; also survived by 14 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his siblings: Harry and Enos Abel.
Friends may call Monday, February 18, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the W.S. Davis Funeral Home, 358 Main St., Arcade. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 11 AM at the Arcade United Church of Christ, Congregational, 297 Main St., Arcade. Pastor Sue Hodges will officiate. Interment will be held in Arcade Rural Cemetery.
Flowers are gratefully declined.