Nellie P. Abellera

March 23, 1933July 2, 2013

Nellie P. Abellera, born on March 23, 1933, died on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, following a two-year bout with ovarian cancer. Nellie is predeceased by her husband of 38 years, Domie Abellera. She is survived by her five children, Daniel (Mabel) Abellera, Edward Abellera, Lisa Abellera, Christopher (Suzanne) Abellera, Anne (Sam) Rafter, and by her eight grandchildren, Taryn Abellera, Susan Abellera, Timothy Abellera, Allison Abellera, Rachel Abellera, Katelyn Abellera, Mars Rafter, and Dax Rafter. Nellie was born and raised in the Philippines. She lived in California for the last 46 years and worked as a US postal clerk for 36 years. A funeral will take place on Saturday, July 13, 2013, at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 48800 Warm Springs Blvd, Fremont, CA 94539 with a service at 12 noon and a burial at 1pm. There will also be a viewing on Friday, July 12 from 6pm to 9pm with a vigil prayer at 7pm.


  • Visitation Friday, July 12, 2013
  • Vigil/Rosary Friday, July 12, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, July 13, 2013
  • Burial Saturday, July 13, 2013

Nellie P. Abellera

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John Wyant

July 22, 2013

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Doug Gardner

July 11, 2013

Hi Lisa,
I saw your Mother's obit in today's newspaper and I wanted to let you know I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I have learned that our parents are always with us after they pass....memories and thoughts keep them alive. My best to you, Doug Gardner