Date/Time February 3, 2004/1:00 PM
Pruss-Nabity Funeral Home
911 N. Linden
Wahoo, NE 68066
Date/Time February 4, 2004/10:00 AM
Temple Baptist Church
50th and Randolph
|John Robert Abbas, age 70, died Friday night, January 30,2004 at Saunders County Hospital.
He was born May 20,1933 at Webster City, IA to John and Hattie(Miller) Abbas. He served in the armed forces at an early age. On June 26,1959 he married Emily Hargrave at Webster City, IA.
John was an active member of Baptist churches and camp ministries throughout his lifetime.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife. Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law Brenda Abbas of Boston, MA, Elizabeth and Dallas Dick (and granddaughter Kaitlyn Dick) of Omaha, Rebekah and Christopher Lyon of Parker, CO, Beverly and Myron Alloway (and grandsons Kyle, Kody and Kory Alloway) of Hastings; brothers and sisters-in-law Ronald and Beverly Abbas of Ottumwa, IA, Donald and Cathy Abbas of Mason City, IA; sister and brother-in-law Janice and Delbert Emerson from Lincoln, NE. John will be remembered as a husband and father.
Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Wednesday, February 4th at Temple Baptist Church, 50th and Randolph in Lincoln, Nebraska. Visitation is scheduled for Tuesday 1-5 PM at the Pruss-Nabity Funeral Home in Wahoo.
Burial will be at 1:00 PM Wednesday at Sunrise Cemetery in Wahoo. Memorials may be made to the Whispering Cedars Baptist Camp.