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Joseph "Joe" B. Abel

July 12, 1929 ~ March 6, 2017 (age 87)

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March 13, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Leonard Memorial Funeral Home & Cremations
565 Duane Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Funeral Mass
March 14, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Petronille Church
420 Glenwood Ave.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Joseph B. Abel age 87 a resident of Glen Ellyn since 1963 passed away peacefully on March 6th, 2017. He is the beloved husband of Mary Jane nee: Brady for 61 years; loving father of Joseph G. (Sharon), Mary, Jim, Martha, Mark (Anna), Dan, John (Amanda) and Paul; dear grandfather of Wayne (Jamie) Henriksen, Deanna (Jeremy) Bero, Mike Quattrocchi, Meghan Konan, Madeline, Carolyn, Jack and Allie Abel; great grandfather of Charlie, Leah, and Alex Henriksen and Elliot Bero. Visitation for Joseph will be Monday March 13th from 4-8 PM at Leonard Memorial Funeral Home, 565 Duane St. Glen Ellyn (630-469-0032). Funeral Mass Tuesday 10 AM at St. Petronille Church, 420 Glenwood Ave. Glen Ellyn. Interment Assumption Cemetery to follow after luncheon at church.  In lieu of flowers donations are appreciated to the Marianjoy Foundation, 26W171 Roosevelt Rd. Wheaton, IL 60187 or

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