George C. Abbott, age 70 of Endeavor, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at his home. He was born on March 27, 1942 in Elgin, IL to George F. and Lois (Steblein) Abbott. George married Nell Kramer on December 16, 1965 in Elgin, IL.
Survivors include his wife, Nell; four daughters, Toni (Jay) Jarka, Lisa (James Jr.) Pfortmiller, Tracy (Terry) Ciezadlo and Jennifer Peters; 10 grandchildren; two great grandchildren; two brothers; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and youngest brother.
A memorial service for George will be held on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. at Steinhaus-Holly Funeral Home, Westfield with Rev. Blaine Niskanen officiating. A memorial gathering will be held from 4:00 p.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the family.