Theodore "Ted" Abbott, 68

Theodore (Ted) Lewis Abbott of Weeki Wachee, Fla., died Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Florida Hospice Care.

Ted was born in Wabash County to Paul and Julia Abbott on October 7, 1946.

Ted was a 1964 Manchester High School graduate. He was a brother of Sigma Chi Fraternity Lambda Chapter and a 1968 Indiana University graduate.

Ted retired after 30 years with Ford Motor Company to Florida.

Survivors include a daughter, Lindsey Abbott of Weeki Wachee, Florida; sisters Jane Ann (Tom) Airgood, Mary Beth (Jon) Perkins, both of North Manchester, IN; one nephew, Evan Perkins; three nieces, Beth (Mike) Helton, Laura (Andy) Roth, and Julia (Zachary) Nelson.

A Celebration of Live service was Sunday, May 3, 2015, in Weeki Wachee, Fla.

Preferred Memorials are to American Cancer Society.

Arrangements by Brewer and Sons Funeral Home & Cremation, Spring Hill, Florida.


Posted on 2015 May 13