Michael Duncan Abbott
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January 30, 1925 - November 5, 2013

Mike passed away peacefully in Saanich Peninsula Hospital Palliative Care on November 5, 2013. Mike was born in England and emigrated to Canada in 1953 where he spent time in Nanaimo and Victoria before settling on the Saanich Peninsula. Mike worked as a Building Contractor for many years until his retirement in 1996. Mike recovered from a stroke in 2002 but continued to enjoy his family and friends despite his physical challenges.

Mike is survived by his wife of 50 years, Diana, his children Karen (Grant Rogers) and Tom (Jan) and granddaughters, Meghan, Kaitlin and Gillian. A celebration of Mike's life will be held at St Stephen's Church, Saanichton BC, on Friday, November 22, 2013 at 2:30pm. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Saanich Peninsula Palliative Care Unit or The Peninsula Stroke Recovery Branch, PO Box 164 Saanichton BC

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Published in The Times Colonist from Nov. 15 to Nov. 17, 2013.
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September 30, 2021
I remember Michael Abbott as being an easy going tolerant man. I was at a difficult time in my youth and The Abbott family showed me kindness and generousity and never did I feel unwelcome or judged. I offer my most sincere condolances although late.
may god watch over and bless The surviving members of Michaels family. Roger Femia
Roger Femia
November 30, 2013
Our sympathy to the Abbott family. We will always remember meeting Michael through our membership with the Peninsula Stroke Recovery Group and will remember our usual Monday, "Good morning, Michael."
Pamela and Maurice Myhre
November 21, 2013
Sorry for your loss, fond memories of Mike working with my Dad years ago, take care - Karen and Paul Wiggins
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