FULTON, NY – Carla A. Abbott, 68, of Fulton, passed away Tuesday May 17, 2016, at her home surrounded by her family.
Carla was born in Fulton, to the late Carl and Virginia (Cook) Taylor.
Mrs. Abbott was previously employed with NY-Telephone and later retired from Nestles Co., Fulton, after 20 years of service.
In retirement, Mrs. Abbott retrained as a dental assistant and also a home health aid.
Carla took a job at Bishop Commons, Oswego, where she enjoyed working until she decided to truly retire.
Mrs. Abbott was an avid reader, decorator and shopper.
She enjoyed completing crossword puzzles.
She was an active grandmother and enjoyed spending time with her family.
Mrs. Abbott is survived by her children: Stephen (Amy) Otis of Rochester, Stephanie Congdon and fiancée Patrick Dillingham of Fulton and Kearsten (Donald) Blake of Fulton; her sister: Nancy (Brian) McKiernan of Oswego; eight grandchildren: Shelby, Stephen, Brittany, Andrew, Kylee, Evan, Maddison and Nathan, two great-grandchildren: Jade and a baby boy due in July; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Abbott was predeceased by her brother: Michael Taylor.
Funeral services will be held Friday 9 a.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home, with Rev. Greg Kreinheder officiating.
Burial will be held in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton.
Calling hours will be held Thursday from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton.