Richard Paul Abels
Rich was born in Chicago Illinos to Helen (Wamsley) and George Abels. He grew up in Indianapolis with his 8 brothers and sisters. He moved to Arizona in the 1970s and later enjoyed traveling to Alaska. In 1997 he married the love of his life Dawn and also took on the role of being an amazing dad to three children. Rich enjoyed making rustic furniture, hunting, being a Papa to 11 grandkids and just being a friend to everyone.
He is survived by Wife: Dawn Abels
Three children: Zachary (Michelle) Bond, Tara (Calvin) Baldwin and Jessica Keegan.
Mom: Helen Abels.
Sibilings: Therese Anderson, Raymond Abels, Debra Martin, Margaret Abels, Ronald Abels, Carol Gadberry and Barbara Abels.
Grandchildren: Landon, Emily, Killian, Atilana, Gavin, Brailey, Addison, Brooklyn, Scott, Kyle and Conner.
Also 24 Nieces and Nephews.
He is proceeded in death by his Father George W. Abels and sister Catherine Jones.