Michael Philip Abt

ABT, MICHAEL PHILIP Michael Philip Abt, 50, was raised in Guilford, CT. He passed away suddenly at his home in Lynnfield, MA, Sunday, August 4, 2013. A graduate of Boston University in Engineering, he made his home in Massachusetts. He was employed by BA Insight, Boston, where he was a software engineer. He graduated from Guilford High School where he was an accomplished track and soccer athlete. Mike was an Audubon Society bird aficionado, outdoorsman, fisherman, and animal advocate. His expert wood working talents were honored by his membership in the Newburyport (MA) Art & Cultural Committee. His Brothership in the Loyal Moose Lodge # 1511 was a source of friendship and a contribution to his community. He will be lovingly missed and so fondly remembered by his survivors: father, Richard Barton Abt, Sr. of Woodbridge, VA, mother, Marlene C. Abt of Guilford, CT, his siblings Richard B. Abt, Jr. of Lynnfield, MA, Dr. John L. Abt of Fort Lauderdale, FL, Denise M. Abt of Tampa, FL, and Renee M. Abt of Woodbridge, VA. He will also be greatly missed by his nieces and nephews: Cameron Abt, Nicholas Abt, Devon Abt, Corinne Abt, Brittany Abt-Perez, Robert Hannold, and his life-long partner, Tricia Laorenza. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. George Church, 33 Whitfield St, Guilford on Monday, Aug. 12, at 11:30 am. Burial will follow Mass in St. Lawrence Cemetery, Derby Ave., West Haven. Friends may call Sun., Aug. 11, from 4 - 8 pm at the Guilford Funeral Home, 115 Church St., Guilford. Contributions in Michael's memory may be made to Audubon Society, Guilford Salt Meadows Sanctuary, 613 Riversville Rd., Greenwich, CT 06831. To share a memory or leave a message of condolence for the family, please visit: www.GuilfordFuneralHome.com

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Published in The New Haven Register on Aug. 9, 2013