FRANCISCO — Irene M. Abell, 63, of Francisco, died Friday Feb.10, 2017 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville.

She was born May 26,1953, in Hammond, to Kenneth Fisher and Shirley Deweese.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and in 2015 by son Jonathan.

Surviving are her husband of 47 years, Carl Abell; sons Daniel and Brian Abell of Francisco; sister Susan Davis of Princeton; brothers Jerry Fisher of Petersburg, Lonnie Fisher of Linton; 12 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

Funeral service is at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, at Lamb Basham Memorial Chapel in Oakland City, with burial in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery near Winslow, with Rev. Mark Davis officiating. Visitation is from 11 a.m. until service hour Wednesday.

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