ABELL, BEN LUCKETT, 83, of Louisville, died Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at his residence.
He was born May 29, 1927 at Raywick, KY. He was an Army veteran of World War II, formerly worked for American Tobacco Company and Ford Motor Company and was a member of UAW Union and VFW Post 0229.
He was preceded in death by parents, Walter Enwright and Essie Elizabeth Luckett Abell; four sisters, Hazel Brown, Priscella Stiles, Emma Lloyd Abell and Louise Dowling; and one brother, Junior Abell.
Survivors include one daughter, Pamela Ann Heyna (William J.), Shepherdsville, KY; one granddaughter, Misty Heil, Mt. Washington, KY; and one great-grandson, Shane Heil.
Funeral Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church , Raywick, with Rev. Joseph Hall officiating. Burial : St. Francis Xavier Cemetery. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. Friday at Mattingly Funeral Home, Loretto, KY. Vigil will be at 7 p.m. Friday.