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Kenneth R. Abby

July 29, 1949 ~ February 23, 2022 (age 72)


72 year old former Albion resident, Kenneth R. Abby, passed away February 23, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. Kenny was born July 29, 1949 to William R and Bernice (Keener) Abby in Mt. Carmel, IL.

Kenny graduated from Eastern Illinois University. He worked as a union concrete finisher in the St. Louis area for several years. Kenny was a master gardener with flowers being his specialty. In 2017, Kenny traveled by train to Sana Monica Beach where he resided until his passing.

Kenneth R. Abby is survived by 3 children; Stacey, Cody and China, one sister; Sue (Kent) Nale of Albion, ten grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 sisters: Bobbie Bevins and Kathy Abby.

Graveside services for Kenneth R. Abby will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Graceland Cemetery. Friends and family should go directly to the cemetery.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be left for the family at www.nalesfuneralhome.com. Nale’s Funeral Home of Albion is assisting the family.

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Graveside Service
May 12, 2022

10:30 AM
Graceland Cemetery
IL Rt 15 E
Albion, IL 62806

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