Larry Devon Abbott

March 19, 2013

Larry Devon Abbott 71, of Frankfort, IN, died at 4:55 p.m. on March 19, 2013 at the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN. A lifelong Clinton County resident, Larry was born August 14, 1941 to Louis F & Ruby M. (Greeno) Abbott. He married Sarah J. Myers on May 15, 1981 in Clinton County, IN and she survives. He was a Frankfort High School graduate. Larry is retired from the United States Marine Corps, serving in Vietnam and attaining the rank of CPL E4. He served from Sept. 10, 1958 to Dec. 31, 1962. He was a life member of the D.A.V., Life member of the P.V.A., Life member of the Marine Corps League, member of the American Legion for 43 years, VFW, Marine Corps Association and the USS Princeton Association.

Visitation and Services

Services will 4 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 12 Noon to 3 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery Frankfort, IN, with Military Rites. Memorial donations may be made to the Help Hospitalized Vets (HHV), P.O. Box 98088, Washington, DC 20090. Envelopes will be available.

Survived by:

Wife-Sarah J. Myers Abbott-Frankfort, IN, 3 Sisters: Joyce Galvin-Frankfort, IN, Linda Gordon-Kokomo, IN, Patty Christensen-Danville, IL, 3 Brothers: William Abbott-Danville, IL, Paul Warren-Danville, IL, Dennis Warren-Danville, IL, Special Brother-in-Law: Russell Myers of rural Frankfort, IN, and several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his parents.


4 Condolences for “Larry Devon Abbott”

  1. Carol Abbott-Smallwood March 20, 2013 at 6:33 pm

    Our deepest sympathies are with you.

    Carol and family

  2. Kristy Miller March 21, 2013 at 12:11 am

    Sarah, I am so sorry for your loss. You have my sincere condolences. Larry was a hero and a fighter and he will never be forgotten. He may no longer be with you in body, but he will always live on inside you and each and everyone that he knew. You will always have your wonderful memories of him. Thinking and praying for you and your family today and in the days ahead.

  3. Ron & Erilda (Chanadams) Coleman March 21, 2013 at 12:47 pm

    Dearest Sarah,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Please accept our sincerest sympathy for your loss. May God wrap his loving arms around you and give you strength. God Bless. Ron & Erilda. Foley, AL

  4. Nina Rice March 22, 2013 at 12:50 am

    Sarah, Mom and I just wanted you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. You are an extended member of our family and if you need anything just pick up the phone. We love you dearly. Dianne and Nina.

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