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William Louis Abbott

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“May we add our sincere sympathy to that of the many who knew and admired Bill. He will be long remembered for his steadfast service to his host of...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Mac Connole - Draper, UT

“Judy and Maggie we will miss Bill and always remember him. I worked with him at the Salt Lake City Prosecutor's office for 15 years. He was such a...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Nina Frese - Murray, UT

“As we read Bill's obituary we had to laugh at the Wycoff story. That's just the way he told it!! We have so many great memories of Bill. He was...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Jerry and Teresa England - Uintah, UT

“My condolences to the family. Bill was a terrific person and supervisor. I had the pleasure of working or him in the Traffic Division when I was a...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: phil kirk - park city, UT

“Judy and family. So very sorry to learn of Bill's passing. Your call to me that morning came unexpected. When Bill's name came up as the caller, I...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: George - West Jordan, UT

“I hired on SLCPD with Bill in August of 1962. He was always a professional with a great sense of humor. He always had your back. A gentle giant and...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Bruce Thayne - Draper, UT

“Dear Judy and Family:We will always think of Bill and the wonderful times we shared while experiencing and sharing "all things green"...he was truly...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I would like to send you my condolences on the passing of Bill. I became a police officer in June 1963, and Bill was my first trainer out on the...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Richard Greenhalgh - Bountiful, UT

“Bill and Judy both meant a lot to me as good friends and neighbors. I am so sorry for Judy and all family members for the loss of Bill. But I do know...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Kelley Anderson - Arimo, ID

“Dear Judy and family,I am so sorry to hear of Bill's passing. Hold the memories close to your heart. My thoughts and prayers are with you.Sheila ...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“My deepest sympathies to all in your family for your great loss during this difficult time of sorrow. In the days ahead may the promise found at John...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“God speed Bill. It was an honor to know you and to work with you. My best memories of being a cop are the great men and women that I was able to...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Michael Fierro - Kaysville, UT

“Judy and Maggie, you have our deepest sympathy. Love ❤ Brenda, Usky, and Cris. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“You will be missed. Rest In Peace. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Emily Florence - Santa Rosa, CA

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William was born on May 3, 1937 and passed away on Thursday, September 7, 2017.

William was a resident of Utah at the time of passing.

He attended two years at West High School in Salt Lake City, Utah and then decided to take up truck driving with his Dad, Lou.

Bill enlisted in the Army starting in 1954 and was honorably discharged in 1958 at the rank of Sgt.