Kevin E. Abbott

June 17, 1955January 15, 2011

Kevin Abbott, 52, of Davenport, died Saturday, January 15, 2011 at his home in Cinncinnati, OH. Funeral services to celebrate his life will be Monday at 1:00 pm at The Runge Mortuary. Visitation will be Sunday from 4-7pm at the mortuary. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be left at

Kevin was born to Floyd and Betty (Blocker) Abbott, with whom he lived and cared for until their deaths. Loyalty and love for his family were key to Kevin. He continued to care for his parent’s dogs, cats and parrot as per his promise to them.

While being a confirmed bachelor, he had a multitude of friends who could always count on him to help when they needed him. He played on many baseball teams, bowling leagues and pool tournaments. He worked twenty-three years for Roadway in Milan until two years ago when he transferred to Cincinnati.

Those left to honor his memory include his siblings: Janet Eckhart, KY; Phyllis Hughes and Peggy Spencer, both of Davenport, Barbara Nicewanner, Eldridge, six nieces and nephews; beloved dogs, Lulu and Lucy and his parrot, Spotlight.


  • Visitation Sunday, January 23, 2011
  • Funeral Service Monday, January 24, 2011

Kevin E. Abbott

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January 27, 2011

Janet, Phyllis, Barb, and Peggy,
I'm so sorry to hear about Kevin. He was a fun and loving guy. He will be truly missed.
Dorothy, John Jr, and Misty
Our prayers are with you.

Clayton Allsbrow

January 25, 2011

I remember so many fun times with Kevin while growing up in the neighborhood. When God made Kevin, he broke the mold. I'm shocked and saddened to hear of his passing. Please accept my deepest sympathy as you pass through this time of grief. May God give you comfort.

Robert Wagner

January 23, 2011

Miss you on the Dock at YRC in Cincinnati OH.
Kevin you were a fun guy to be around.......we will always remember you.
May God comfort your family and friends.

Kim Lundquist

January 23, 2011

My deepesty sympathies to Kevin's family. I played softball with Kevin at the Dugout for many years and was very saddened to hear of his passing. I consider myself fortunate to have known him. He was a great guy and will be missed by many.