Ann P. Abendschan

January 30, 1948May 29, 2011

Ann, age 63, was born into Eternal Life in the early hours of May 29, 2011 after losing her painful battle to Pancreatic Cancer. She was born January 30, 1948 in Derry City, Northern Ireland. As the oldest of eight she immigrated to the United States on the Queen Mary as a child, settling in Long Beach, California, where she lived for the next 54 years before retiring in Gilbert, Arizona. She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 42 years, Ron; her daughters Siobian and Heather, her grandchildren, Justine, Morgan, Austin, Kennedy, Madisyn and many cousins, nieces and nephews all of whom she loved dearly. Ann was a Breast Cancer survivor who dedicated her life to family, friends and helping others. Her family takes comfort in knowing the she was a woman of strong Christian faith and is now in Heaven with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She was preceded in death by her parents, Myles and Bridget Kyle and her brother Robert. A memorial service will be at 10:00 am, Sunday, June 5, 2011 at Mariposa Gardens Cemetery Chapel, 6747 East Broadway Road in Mesa. In lieu of flowers Memorial Donations may be made to Lund Family Hospice Home, 1510 E. Flowers St, Phoenix, AZ 85014. Arrangements entrusted to Mariposa Gardens (480) 830-4422.


  • Memorial Service Sunday, June 5, 2011

Ann P. Abendschan

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Katie Tarnutzer

July 22, 2011

Aunt Ann is the best and most caring Aunt that you could probably ever have. For example she came all the way from AZ to see me in the hospital. I will miss her.

Myles Tarnutzer

July 22, 2011

I'm gonna miss you Aunty Ann. I love you and will always remember you for the amazing person you were.

Sinead Knott

July 22, 2011

Regardless of where I am or how long its been, I take you with me wherever I go. RIP Aunt Ann.

Connor Kyle

July 22, 2011

You are in a better place now, but will alway remain in our hearts...RIP Aunt Ann.

Cory Kyle

July 22, 2011

No one ever dies, for the memories live on forever. I will always love you Aunt Ann.

Nick Knott

July 22, 2011

RIP Aunt Ann, we will love you and miss you dearly.

Keely Kyle

July 22, 2011

RIP Aunt Ann, I am so grateful to have had the chance to meet you.

Keelynn Hardy

July 22, 2011

You found love, found happiness, got to know your grandchildren and say goodbye to those that loved you. That's a good life. We'll miss you.

Kyle Smith

July 22, 2011

We all lost an angel on earth today, but gained another in heaven. I love and miss you so much.

Kristen Kyle

July 22, 2011

Death leaves a hearache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. Rest in Peace-Aunt Ann