John J. Abbate Sr.

ABBATEJ   John J. Abbate, Sr., 70, of Newington, died peacefully, surrounded by his family in the comfort of his home on Thursday, (January 31, 2002) after a courageous battle with cancer. His funeral service will be held on Monday, 9 a.m., from the Newington Memorial Funeral Home, 20 Bonair Ave., Newington, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m., at Church of the Holy Spirit, Newington. Burial, with Military Honors, will be in West Meadow Cemetery, Newington. Relatives and friends are invited to call TODAY, February 3, 2-6 p.m., at Newington Memorial. Memorial donations may be made to the Hospice of Central Conn., P.O. Box 1327, New Britain, CT 06050-1327.

Funeral Home

Newington Memorial Funeral Home
20 Bonair Avenue Newington, CT 06111
860-666-0600

Published in The Hartford Courant on Feb. 3, 2002