Maureen J Abbott

August 28, 1947February 7, 2014

Maureen J. Abbott, 66, of Davenport, passed away Friday, February 7, 2014 at Genesis Medical Center, West Campus. Private family services will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at

Maureen was born on August 28, 1947 in Oskaloosa, Iowa the daughter of Marinus and Geneva (Sheppard) Aalbers.

Maureen Aalbers was united in marriage to Jim Abbott in Scott County.

She was a self employed house cleaner and home health care provider. She loved spending time with her family and playing Euchre. She was a devoted mother and loved her pets. She was a member of the Davenport VFW Auxiliary Post 828 and the Davenport Moose.

She is survived by her husband Jim of Davenport; one son Michael (Robin) Dudley, Davenport; grandchildren Bryce Mendez, California; sisters Jackie McElroy, Ottumwa, Iowa and Janet (John) Richards, Ottumwa, Iowa; and brother Richard (Pam) Aalbers, Ottumwa.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Johnny, niece Buffy, nephew Gary Jr., and good friends Ronald Thompson and Babe Denger.


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Freddie Frahm

February 10, 2014

Mike and Jim! Sorry for your loss.
We had so many good times playing euchre and having a little drinky poo, as Maureen called it. We could win a few hands when we were partners. Lots of fun over the years! I will miss her. May she Rest in Peace! Freddie

February 10, 2014

I'm sorry for your loss Jim. She was a Wonderful Lady!

Clark Reese

Staci, Rick & Mikey Getzschman

February 10, 2014

I'm so very sorry for your loss Mike, Robin, friends and family. There are no right words with such a profound loss but I hope your memories and the knowledge of her love for you help you through such a difficult time.
We Love you!!!!