Vincent Abel

Vince was born May 22, 1928 in Weyburn and passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017 at the Regina General Hospital at the age of 89 years. He was predeceased by his father, Robert; mother, Mary; brothers, John, Bob and Harold; sister-in-law, Elizabeth. Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 63 years, Lorraine; daughter, Kathy Abel (Jose Sepulveda); granddaughter, Mallory; sisters-in-law, Connie and Sue. Vince enjoyed family camping holidays, and home life. He was fortunate to retire early at age 56, after 35 years of service with Acklands (formerly Bowman Brothers). Vince and Lorraine always looked forward to their annual visit to Hawaii and many road trips south. He was an avid armchair fan of the Toronto Blue Jays and the Saskatchewan Roughriders. A private family farewell was held for Vince at Green Acres Memorial Gardens -Saturday, October 14. The family would like to thank the doctors and staff at the Regina General Hospital ER, CCU and post-care, for their efforts and wonderful care. Donations in memory of Vince may be made to either the CNIB at 2160 Broad St., Regina, SK S4P 1Y5 (or online at or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan, 1738 Quebec Avenue, Unit 26, Saskatoon, SK S7K 1V9. Family and friends are invited to sign the online obituary and tributes at Arrangements entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Chapel, Weyburn, Saskatchewan 306-842-5432.

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