February 23, 1918 ‒ December 30, 2002
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Florence Abbott age 84, of Forest Lawn Blvd., Marion, Ohio, passed on to be with the Lord on December 30, 2002, at the Inn at Hillen Vale following a short illness. She was born on February 23, 1918, the daughter of the late Albert and Florence (Vial) Raymont. Florence spent many years in the Marion area, where she worked at Marion General Hospital. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Marion.
Besides her parents, Florence was preceded in death by three brothers; Harry Raymont, Glenn Raymont and Jack Raymont. She is survived by a son, Larry Abbott of Mesa, Arizona, two daughters, Marcia Clark of Chandler, Arizona and Cheryl Poff of Mount Vernon, seven grandchildren, Randy Clark, Jeff Clark, Carey Poff, Brian Whipple, Michael Abbott, Dana Abbott, Amber Abbott; 8 great-grandchildren and a great great grandson.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in Tempe, Arizona. Any memorial contributions can be made to the Hospice of Knox County, 302 E. High St., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. This obituary and a guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com