Dana McAbee
Dana McAbee
Dana McAbee
Dana McAbee
Dana McAbee
Dana McAbee

Obituary of Dana E. McAbee

PHELPS - Dana E. McAbee, age 64, died on Saturday (May 15, 2021) at Geneva General Hospital. There will be no prior calling hours. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at 10:00 a.m. on Friday (May 21) at the Cheney Funeral Home, 70 Main Street, Phelps. (Social distancing is still being observed and masks are required inside the funeral home). Burial will be at 1:00 p.m. in Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery with Military Honors. It is requested that memorial donations be made to DAV, 400 Fort Hill Avenue, Canandaigua, NY 14424. Dana was born on June 12, 1956 in Greer, S.C. the son of the late Walter and Mary Elizabeth Seay McAbee. Dana was a Vietnam Era Veteran of the Army were he served in the Military Police during his service. He retired from the Canandaigua VA Hospital where he worked as a Federal Police Officer and held many other positions. He loved all sports. He played football and baseball during his military service. Dana loved golfing with his buddies at Big Oak Country Club, he also enjoyed music,darts, bowling and fishing. Dana was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He loved spending time with his family and will be deeply missed. He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Claudia Backus McAbee of Phelps; two daughters Kristy (Andy) Mitch of Phelps and Jamie Everhart of Phelps; grandchildren Elizabeth (Adrian) Lopez, Grace Kennedy, Zachary and Ava Everhart; great-grandchildren Braedan, Grayson and Elliana Lopez; sister, Beverly (Ray) Hearn of Charlotte, N.C.; as well as many nieces, nephews extended family and friends; and his pups Jiggy and Rosie. He was predeceased by his sister, Linda McAbee Wilson. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Geneva General Hospital ICU and Dialysis Unit for the special care they gave Dana.
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Friday
21
May

Memorial Service

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday, May 21, 2021
Cheney Funeral Home
70 Main Street
Phelps, New York, United States
(315) 548-4241
Friday
21
May

Burial

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Friday, May 21, 2021
Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery
6632 NY-96A
Romulus, New York, United States
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