OBITUARY

Richard M. Abell, Sr.

January 16, 1927June 8, 2012

Richard (Bud) Morris Abell Sr, passed away on June 8, 2012, at the age of 85. Born January 16, 1927 in Bechville, Maryland. Preceded in death by his father Frank Tompkins Abell, mother Sarah Edith Abell and loving wife Doris Mae Abell. Richard was a self-employed locksmith, a devoted Baptist, attended First Baptist Church of Waldorf. Enjoyed fishing, fan of the Washington Redskins, and loved his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was a veteran in the United States Army for 2 years. He is survived by his sons Darryl F. Abell of Waldorf, Richard Morris Jr. and wife Nancy Abell of Charlotte Hall, sister Lydia W. Unkle of St. Inigoes. Grandsons Michael, Joseph, and Jason Abell. Granddaughter Dawn Garcia, and great-granddaughter Leah Garcia. Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 13, 2012 from 6-8 PM at Huntt Funeral Home, Waldorf, MD. Funeral service will be held Thursday, June 14, 2012 @ 9:30 a.m., Huntt Funeral Home, Waldorf, MD. Burial will take place at Maryland Veteran's Cemetery Cheltenham, MD. In lieu of flowers family request donations be made to First Baptist Church in Waldorf.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, June 13, 2012
  • Funeral Service Thursday, June 14, 2012
  • Burial Thursday, June 14, 2012
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Sheri Starliper

June 14, 2012

My deepest sympathy to his family. I'm grateful to Mr. Abell for being such a good and caring Grandfather to my children. He will be missed.
Sheri Starliper

Richard & nancy Abell

June 14, 2012

Dad, may you rest in peace, love alway..

Sylvia F. Dorsey

June 14, 2012

My prayers are with Rich and Nancy and the rest of the Abell family during your time of loss.

Patricia Ball

June 13, 2012

Rich, Darryl, & Families: Our thoughts are there with you at this time. Wish we could have been there for the service. The nice photo tribute has awakened some very fond memories. Please stay in touch.

Rich and Nancy Abell Jr.

June 13, 2012

Dad, you were always there for us, Nancy and I will miss you and love you always. Your son, Rich Jr. and Nancy.

Bill & Shirley Grow

June 13, 2012

Our sympathy to Rich and your family, our prayers are with you. Bill and Shirley Grow

June 13, 2012

Our sympathy to Rich and your family, our prayers are with you. Bill and Shirley Grow

Daniel

June 13, 2012

My deepest condolences to the family, just like so many of us today we all need comfort,especially during this time of grieving, how encouraged we will be when “Death is swallowed up forever.”
To see our loved ones again is the hope we all share.
SINCERLY,

From the Staff of Huntt Funeral Home, Inc., & Crematory

June 13, 2012

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

June 12, 2012

Rich & Nancy,
Thoughts and Prayers are with you and your Family.
Wanda Brensinger