G.P. 'Bub' Abell, 78
Posted on June 23, 2021
BRIDGEPORT — G.P. “Bub” Abell, age 78 of Bridgeport, died on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at his home.
Bub was born June 4, 1942 in Lukin Township, Lawrence County, to William Gerald Abell and his wife Floye June (Marx) Abell. They preceded him in death.
He graduated from Bridgeport Township High School in 1961.
He was preceded in death by: his sisters, Elizabeth Matilda Mardis and Candi Sue VonBehren; and his brothers, William Chester “Billy” Abell and Randall David Abell.
Surviving family includes: his brother, Glen (Carolyn) Abell, of Sumner; and his sister, Annette (Troy) Riegel of Dwight. Several nieces and nephews and their children also survive.
He was a member of Hopewell Methodist Church.
A celebration of life will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at Hopewell United Methodist Church.
Burial will take place in Harrison Cemetery in Lancaster.
Cunningham Funeral Home of Bridgeport assisted with arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.cunninghamfuneralhomes.com.
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