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William E. Abbott, Sr.

June 3, 1944 March 15, 2018
William E. Abbott, Sr.
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Obituary for William E. Abbott, Sr.

William E. Abbott, Sr., 73, of Groveland, passed away Thursday, March 15, at Holy Family Hospital, Methuen. He was born June 3, 1944 in Haverhill, son of the Late Howard and Margaret (Whitcomb) Abbott.
He attended Haverhill Trade School and retired from the auto trade.
William was predeceased by a brother Howard Abbott, Jr.
His survivors include his wife of 44 years, Pamela (Maidment) Abbott; 3 sons William Jr. of San Diego, CA, Steven Abbott and Brian Abbott, much loved stepson, Michael Fontaine and his wife Janet of Haverhill, treasured grandchildren, Cassandra and James Fontaine, Michael Abbott, step grandchildren, Melanie and Andrew Caron, much adored great grandchildren, Brayden, Bentley, Brooke, Matthew and Bryson, brother, Robert Abbott and his wife Karen of Lowell, sisters Grace and her husband Ronald Bilodeau of Haverhill, Patricia Malone and her husband Dan of Pigeon Forge, TN and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his calling hours on Sunday March 18, from 2-4 at the H.L. Farmer and Sons Funeral Home 106 Summer St., Haverhill. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to the MSPCA, 400 Broadway, Methuen MA 01844, or a charity of the donor’s choice. To share a memory or for more information, please visit

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2:00 PM 3/18/2018 2:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 3/18/2018 4:00:00 PM
H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home - Haverhill

106 Summer Street
Haverhill, MA 01830

H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home - Haverhill
106 Summer Street Haverhill 01830 MA
United States

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MSPCA, Nevins Farm

400 Broadway
Methuen, MA 01844

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