David Abraham

Abraham, David Joseph

David Joseph Abraham, age 60, passed away from complications of heart disease on February 8, 2013, in Jacksonville, Florida.

David was born in Appleton, Wisconsin to David and Nancy Abraham on Sept. 1, 1952 with his twin sister, Diane. He attended Appleton High School-West and graduated in 1971. He went on to graduate with a degree in Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. He worked as a financial officer at several banks most recently SunTrust Bank of Jacksonville, Florida for 13 years. David enjoyed gardening, walking his dogs on the beach, and most of all his family and friends. He was known for his wonderful sense of humor, kindness and friendliness.

David was preceded in death by his mother, Nancy Garvey Abraham; his grandparents, Joseph N. and Adelle Garvey; and aunt, Janice Garvey; his special beloved aunt, Patty (James) Garvey; his paternal grandparents, Peter and Iva Abraham; uncles, Robert Abraham, Kenneth Abraham; and aunt, Joyce Winch.

David is survived by his father, David B. (Kelly) Abraham of Sun City, Arizona; sister, Patricia (David) and nephew, Christopher Fox of St. Augustine, Fl.; nephews, Richard and Robert Fox of Appleton, Wisconsin; his twin sister, Diane (Michael) Joyce and nieces, Kathleen and Patricia of Ponte Vedra Beach Fl.; a brother, Robert Abraham, nieces, Molly Abraham, Alison Kintigh, Jamie Vanden Boomen and Lisa Schmidt, nephews, Daniel and Mathew Abraham of Wild Rose, Wis.; and a brother, Paul (Cindy) Abraham, nephews, Andrew, Ryan, Paul and niece, Leslie of Knoxville, Tenn.

The family wishes to express their gratitude to the many friends of David who made his life so special, whom he loved so much and always enjoyed being with.

Visitation will be at the social center of St. Mary's church in Appleton, Wisconsin from 9 am to 10:30 am Friday, May 10, with a funeral Mass at 11 am at St. Mary's Church. Burial will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery in Appleton, Wisconsin.


Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on May 5, 2013