Martin John Abell, 79, of Junction, long time contractor and builder left this world on July 18, 2017.
John is survived by his wife of twenty-four years, Helen (Endicott) Abell; three sons, Mark and Janis Abell, Dennis and Janice Abell, Johnny and Kristi Abell; three daughters, Sherry and Dr. Ken Kollmann, Cindy and Jim Krikie, Cathy and Pal Szabo; four stepsons, Rick and Janine Walters, Rand and Cheryle Walters, Russell Walters and Lisa Schalk, Rod and Tara Walters; thirteen grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; two brothers, Bill and Donna Abell of Eldorado, Larry and Rose Abell of Bridgeport; five sisters, Mary Ann Abell of Staunton, Helen Moloney of Cedar Hills, Mo., Pat Boulds of Eldorado, Connie and Jim Roemelin of Hillsboro, Carolyn and Dal Devine of Bunker Hill.
Visitation for John will be held on Thursday, July 20, 2017 from 4 to 8 p.m. with 7 p.m. prayer service at the Vickery Funeral Chapel in Ridgway. Funeral Mass will be on Friday, July 21, 2017 at 1 p.m. at the St. Kateri Catholic Church in Ridgway with Father Steven Beatty and Msgr. Joseph Lawyer officiating. Burial will be at the St. Joseph Cemetery near Ridgway. In lieu of flowers, gifts in John’s memory may be given to St. Kateri building fund or a charity of your choice.