2018-06-14 / Obituaries

George Abrams

December 16, 2017


George Abrams George Abrams George Duane Abrams, a long-time resident of New Albany, PA, passed away Dec. 16, 2017 at the Cadia Capitol Nursing Home in Dover, DE.

Duane was born Feb. 11, 1943, in Norwich, NY, the son of Leon and Evelyn Bouse Abrams. He graduated from Wyalusing Valley High School with the Class of 1961. He served his country with the Air Force from 1961-1965.

He drove tractor-trailer for many years and logged over a million miles behind the wheel. He was the owner operator of Duane’s Small Engine Repair in New Albany until he moved to DE. Duane loved to take pictures especially of his family, loved to fish, took many trips on his motorcycle and enjoyed going to yard sales.

Duane is survived by a sister, Linda Palmer of Dushore; six children, Cathy, Jerry, Franny, Heather, Jaime and George Duane, Jr.; a niece, Debbie, and many grandchildren and greatgrandchildren.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, June 23 beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Hatch Hill Cemetery followed by a time of sharing memories and a luncheon at the New Albany United Methodist Church.

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