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updated 10:11 PM UTC, Nov 14, 2018

Philip James Abbott

  • Written by Mary Gerdes
  • Published in Obituaries

Philip James Abbott, 96, of Cataract, passed away peacefully with his family at his side on July 8, 2018.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at the Cataract United Methodist Church with Reverend Roberta Nowicki officiating. Military honors, provided by American Legion Post 439 of Melrose will follow at the church. Burial will be in Cataract Cemetery.

Family and friends are invited to call from 9 a.m. until time of services on Saturday at the church. The family strongly recommends in lieu of flowers donations be made to the Cataract United Methodist Church or Mayo Health System Hospice. Online condolences may be offered at www.schanhoferfh.com

The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, is assisting the family with arrangements.



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