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Elsie Ising Abell

September 7, 1925 - September 26, 2012
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Elsie Ising Abell, 87 years of age died Wednesday September 26, 2012 at Maple Manor Christian Home in Sellersburg, IN. Elsie was born September 7, 1925 to the late Edward and Anna Mae Ising in Louisville, KY. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Robert E. Abell who died in 1993, and two brothers Donald and Edward Ising. She was a former member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in New Albany for over 45 years and a retired secretary from American Commercial Barge Lines, in her later years Elsie was a volunteer for Lay Ministries in New Albany. Survivors include: Daughter: Janice Crabtree...
Elsie Ising Abell, 87 years of age died Wednesday September 26, 2012 at Maple Manor Christian Home in Sellersburg, IN. Elsie was born September 7, 1925 to the late Edward and Anna Mae Ising in Louisville, KY. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Robert E. Abell who died in 1993, and two brothers Donald and Edward Ising. She was a former member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in New Albany for over 45 years and a retired secretary from American Commercial Barge Lines, in her later years Elsie was a volunteer for Lay Ministries in New Albany.

Survivors include:
Daughter: Janice Crabtree (Mike) Sellersburg, IN
Son: Robert Abell (Debbie) Morehead, KY
Brother: Ralph Ising (Nancy) Louisville, KY
Sister: Joan Sauer (James) Louisville, KY
Grandson: Kevin Crabtree Sellersburg, IN
Great grandson: Michael Crabtree

Visitation will be from 4:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm Friday at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, Indiana. Her Funeral Service will be celebrated 10:00 am Saturday at the Kraft Funeral Chapel with entombment to follow in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany, Indiana. Expressions of sympathy may be made to: Maple Manor Christian Home, activities fund, 643 W. Utica St., Sellersburg, IN 47172.

Online condolences may be made to: www.kraftfs.com

"To cousins Janice and Bobby -- we were so sad to hear about your mother's death. We both loved your mother (and father)! Just got to see this online and..." Thomas Lloyd S (Nazareth, PA)

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