, James L.
On March 8, 2011, JAMES LEWIS ABBOTT SR., 84, a resident of Catonsville, MD Passed away at Ellicott City Nursing and Rehab. son of the late John and Martha Abbott, he is survived by his son James Lewis Abbott Jr.; and grandchildren Shawn and Jaime Abbott. He served his country in the European theater in World War II
and was awarded the Bronze Star
for meritorious achievement in ground combat. Later he graduated from Dental School at University of MD and became a prominent orthodontist in Catonsville. He retired to a hundred acre farm outside Hagerstown, MD which he converted to a successful bed and breakfast. His final years were spent at the Parkview Retirement Community in Catonsville, MD, where he enjoyed playing the trumpet and watching Turner Classic Movies.
A memorial service will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, March 3, 2011 at the Emanuel United Methodist Church at 6517 Frederick Road, Catonsville, MD.