Warren E. Abraham

Warren E. Abraham

Feb 23, 1923 - Sep 11, 2010
Graveside services for Warren E. Abraham of Dickinson, Texas, are at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 12, at Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton with Military Honors.

Mr. Abraham died on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at the age of 87. Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 14, at the First United Methodist Church in Dickinson.

Cremation has taken place.

Warren Earl Abraham was born in Woodson, Texas, on Feb. 23, 1923, the son of Veronica and Charlie Abraham.

He served with the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II with the 60th Bomb squad stationed in Guam. He was an Airplane power plant mechanic receiving rank as corporal. He was Honorable discharged Febr. 11, 1946 at Camp Fannin, Texas.

Mr. Abraham was a survivor of the Texas City disaster of 1947.

He retired from the Amoco Refinery after 38 years as an area maintenance supervisor.

He married former Riverton resident Marlene Finch on Aug. 30, 1975 in Casper at the First Methodist Church by Rev. Raymond Kreps of Riverton.

Mr. Abraham was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Dickinson, a member of the Telephone Pioneers, a member of the 55-plus Senior Club, and the H2U Group.

He is survived by his wife, Marlene Finch Abraham; sons, Stanley Abraham and his wife Joyce, and Carwyn Abraham; step-daughter, Vicki Taylor; grandson, Bryan Abraham; sisters, Allene Davis, Nita Qualtrough, Doris McGee and her husband Charles, and Sami Bowman and her husband Bill; brother-in law, John Finch and wife Cathi of Riverton; numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers, Carl and Glen Abraham.

Memorials may be made to: The First United Methodist Church Building Fund, 200 FM 517 W, Dickinson, TX 77539.

On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at: theDavisFuneralHome.com

Local arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.