Clifford "Skip"-Abbott-Obituary

Photo courtesy of J. Verne Wood Funeral Home - Portsmouth

Clifford "Skip" Nelson Abbott

Jan 15, 1931 - Dec 17, 2012

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Dear Abbott family - I was so surprised and saddened to read of Skip's passing. I want to let you know of yet another family whose lives he touched, and to add my appreciation for his reaching out to the Sewalls and helping to get us started on our genealogy and family history. It, and he, will always be appreciated and remembered in so many ways.

we were very saddened to hear of Skip passing away so suddenly. he will be missed greatly. I will miss skip stopping by the house to talk, he was a true friend to me. May god be with you and the entire family at this time of sorrow.
Kenny & Darleen Rahn

To the family and friends of Skip,

May you find comfort during this time of loss in your memories and relief knowing the hearer of prayer is listening to your disquieting thoughts, and is ready to help. Psalms 65:2

What a shock to hear that Cliff died so unexpectedly. He loved his family very much and enjoyed keeping his house and yard beautiful. Sitting on town boards was his entertainment and he gave hours of his precious time to making Newington better. Our family is thinking of you all and send our best wishes to you all. Please keep in touch Blanche. You are a wonderful Neighbor!

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Aunte Blanche, Alex, Amy. I am so sorry for the loss of your husband and father. He was such a unique man who left so many great memories. He will always hold a special place in our hearts. Uncle Skippy will be missed dearly and remembered fondly. Love to you all.

To blanche thoughts & prayers to you and family from a co worker from Kidder Press and MBF. We are thinking of you at your time of bereavement. Skip was an easy person to work with he will truly a person that will be remember.

Dear Blanche,
So sorry for your loss. Our childhood growing up on Dame Rd. in Newmarket was in an era all its own,The Abbotts' were our neighbors and very nice people. Skippy was always a bigger than life person, he always had my respect. He loved his land, spending a great of time creating beauty and pleasure for the neighborhood. When we heard he was to be married and travel the countryside for a honeymoon it set a new standard for the "Fairy Tale" wedding.
For the past...

Blanche, Alex and Amy so sorry for the loss of your husband and father, Our prayers are with you, Andrea, Georgette, Jim, and Marie


Clifford "Skip"'s Obituary

NEWINGTON – Clifford "Skip" Nelson Abbott, 81, of Newington, passed away Monday, December 17 at the Portsmouth Regional Hospital surrounded by family.

Born January 15, 1931 in Exeter, he was the oldest son of Clifford and Mary (Winiarski) Abbott of Newmarket.


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