Donald W. Abell

Born: Sun., May 25, 1947
Died: Sat., Dec. 22, 2018


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Wed., Jan. 02, 2019
Location: Roy W. Barber Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Wed., Jan. 02, 2019
Location: Roy W. Barber Funeral Home

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Donald W. Abell, 71, of Gaithersburg, MD passed away on December 22, 2018. Son of the late Bryan Jennings Abell, Sr. and Florence Davis Abell. Survived by his wife, Sandra L. Abell. Proud father of his sons Bryan J. Abell III (Jessica) of Virginia and Jason P. Abell of Colorado. Don loved to fish, hunt, and shoot skeet. He was also a huge Baltimore Ravens fan as well as Navy Football and Basketeball. Don had a lifetime career in Law Enforcement with Maryland Park Police, Montgomery County Division, as well as Bank of America and Montgomery General Hospital.

Relatives and friends may visit on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 from 10am to 11am at the Roy W. Barber Funeral Home, 21525 Laytonsville Rd., Laytonsville, MD 20882, where funeral services will be held at 11am. Interment will follow at All Souls Cemetery in Germantown, MD. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Operation Second Chance, a local charity assisting our military and their families (Founder and President, Cindy McGrew).

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Ronald D. Cox SR
   Posted Fri December 28, 2018
Having known Don and his family for some 40 years both as a neighbor and in law enforcement it was tough to hear he had passed. Spoke to Don about a week or so ago, we still chuckle about the past. He's at peace now and no doubt looking down from ↑↑↑ with a grin !!

Pam & Gary Menso
   Posted Sat December 29, 2018
Rest in peace old friend! Sandy & the boys, please accept our heartfelt condolences,
May God Bless!

George and Felicia Carr
   Posted Wed January 02, 2019
Our hearts goes out to the family during this time of sorry. Don and I worked together for 16 years and we were brothers at heart. Sandy, Jason and Bryan please know that Don will be sadly missed by many...much love George Carr and family.

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