Abbott, Herbert M. Sr.
Herbert M. Abbott Sr., 80, of New Castle died February 24, 2010. He was a sergeant in the Army during the Korean War, and retired from GE after 32 years of dedicated service. Survivors include his wife Ilona Abbott, son Herbie Abbott, daughter Suzanne Holth, son and daughter-in-law Sammy Abbott and wife Toni; daughter and son-in-law Lisa Martin and husband Joe; grandchildren Craig Abbott and fianceé Vicky, Elizabeth Abbott and fiancé Charlie, Coleman Holth, Emily Boardwine, Kristen Abbott and fiancé Drew, Jacob Martin, Justin Martin and Jodee Martin; great-grandchildren Sam and Cam Boardwine; special family Jack and Sue Bostic, David and Wes Bostic, Norman Holth, Brenna Rose and Mandy and Sarah Lipps. A graveside service was held Feb. 27 at Brickey Cemetery with Pastor Loraine Taylor officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the Craig County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 81, New Castle, VA 24127. Arrangements by Paitsel Funeral Home.