December 3, 1934 – January 27, 2016
Marcia Abel, born on Dec. 3, 1934 in Akron, OH died on Jan. 27, 2016, and married to Harvey J. Abel on June 16, 1957.
She is survived by he devoted husband, Harvey J. Abel, children, Jonathan Abel, Beth Abel DelPizzo (Paul), Saralyn Abel Dorrill (Alan); grandchildren, Michael DelPizzo and Samuel Dorrill and brother, Aaron Koplin (Joan).
Marcia loved her family, was a gourmet cook and a consummate hostess, explored over 90 countries with Harvey (making certain to stop at many fine jewelry and clothing stores along the way) and because of her love of her family, especially Harvey, and the loyal care of her longtime nurses, she fought with incredible strength to live years beyond all expectations. She actively supported Sarasota-Manatee Jewish Federation and ORT. Services will be privately held.
On Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, family welcomes visitors between 1 and 3 pm at Sarabrande, 340 S. Palm Ave., Sarasota, FL.
In lieu of flowers or food, contributions in her memory may be made to the Sarasota-Manatee Jewish Federation or Muscular Dystrophy Association.