Beatrice C. "Betty" (Sullivan) Abbis

  • Died: March 12, 2016
  • Location: Walpole

Holden, Dunn & Lawler Funeral Home

55 High Rock St
Westwood, MA 02090
Tel. (781) 326-0074

Tribute & Message From The Family

ABBIS – Beatrice C. "Betty" (Sullivan), of Walpole, formerly of Northborough, died March 12th 2016 surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of Joseph "Pat" Abbis for 69 years. Loving mother of Anne Marie Sylvester and her husband Stanley of Westwood and the late Joseph P. Abbis Jr. Mother-in law of Pauline Abbis of Bellingham. Devoted grandmother of Joseph, Karen and Michael. Sister of the late Richard, Arthur and Charles Sullivan. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Holden, Dunn and Lawler Funeral Home, 55 High Rock St., Westwood on Wednesday March 16th from 4-7pm. Funeral from the funeral home on Thursday morning March 17th at 9am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Margaret Mary Church, 845 High St., Westwood at 10am. Interment at New Westwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Betty's memory to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, in memory of Amy Lee Sullivan c/o Amy's Army, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.



Condolence & Memory Journal

My heartfelt sympathies go out to the family and friends during this difficult time. I hope that the promise found in 1 Thessalonians 4:14 can bring you some comfort. Knowing that there is a future for the ones we have lost in death can be so reassuring.

Posted by Sandie    March 16, 2016

I'm so sorry for your loss. May you find peace from the God of all comfort during this time because he cares for you. - 2 Corinhians 1:4

Posted by A friend   March 16, 2016

Joe will miss you more than anyone will ever know honey,

But I have had the pleasure of talking to you many times over

The years over the phone, and you always made me smile.

You still do..........Jimmy McNamara Boston Fire Department

Posted by A friend   March 15, 2016

So sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort take hold of your right hand and fortify you and help you at this time of great sorrow. Isa. 41:10

Posted by A friend   March 15, 2016

I have so many good memories of Betty. When I think of those years it brings a smile to my face. May your happy memories bring peace to your grieving hearts.

Posted by Elisa Maglia - Dedham, MA   March 15, 2016

I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Please find peace and comfort in Psalms 119:76.

Posted by A friend   March 14, 2016


Posted by Teresa Cook - Onset, MA   March 14, 2016

Pat, AnnMarie & family. I am so sorry for your loss. Betty has been a dear, dear friend for close to 50 years.

Please know you are all in my thoughts & prayers.

Posted by Louie Armillotti, Jr. - Sacramento, CA - Friend   March 14, 2016

May your loving memories, love from family and friends surround and sustain you during this difficult time. The words of our Heavenly Father will comfort, strengthen and give you peace to endure the days ahead (Isa. 41:10).

Posted by I M - Atlanta, GA   March 14, 2016

With deepest sympathy from friends and neighbors of Birchwwood Community.

Posted by Grace Federico - Northborough, MA - Friend   March 13, 2016

I'm heartbroken for all of you. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Beverly Gill - Hyannisport, MA - Family   March 13, 2016

To Joe and your family- We are so very sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted by George & Cindy Drosos - Epsom, NH   March 13, 2016

Sending our deepest condolences for your loss. Draw close to God and he will draw close to you.

Posted by The Richmond's    March 13, 2016

I'm sending my love to all my family. I know she's with Joe watching over us. She is now RIP

Posted by Pauline - Bellingham, MA - Family   March 13, 2016

we love you

Posted by faith and dennis hunt - saco, ME - Family   March 13, 2016