Carl left us to be with his beloved wife Mildred on May 23, 1996.
Born June 2, 1906, to Samuel G. Abernethy and Myrtle Hall Abernethy in Sargent, Nebraska. He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, two brothers and one sister.Carl had trucking in his blood and worked in the industry many years. He later worked at Spartan Jeep Eagle until age 87. He had many cherished friends, a kind and generous employer and friend. He was one of a kind.
He was a 32 degree mason and a member of Argenta Lodge #3, and El Kalah Temple of the Shrine. He spent many wonderful hours with his faithful friends in the Shrine Patrol riding in parades and shows.
He leaves behind his loving daughters, Carla Wheadon (Larry), Jody Florence (Roy); 12 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren. He loved the special times he had with them, fishing, at ball games, and family dinners.
"You are quite remarkable!
You take it all in stride
Your gentle disposition hides
The strength you have inside.
Your thoughts are ever secret
They are locked away and sealed
And you just keep growing better
Like the lilies of the field."
by Jack Williams
Thank you Dad for giving us such a wonderful example to follow.
"We will miss you."
Public Masonic funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 29, at Evans & Early Mortuary, 574 East 100 South, where friends may call one hour prior to services. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Intermountain Unit of Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
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