hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

September 20, 2012

Patrick H. Abraham, 68

No. Andover — Patrick H. Abraham, 68, of North Andover passed away unexpectedly at his home on Friday, September 14.

He was born in Detroit, MI, May 3, 1944 son of the late Henry and Jane (McCann) Abraham.

Educated in Detroit, Mr. Abraham attended Wayne State University, Detroit. For over 50 years he was employed as a church organist at various Catholic Churches in the greater Detroit area. He moved to No. Andover five year ago and played in several brass bands throughout the Merrimack Valley.

His survivors include his wife of 47 years, Lois (Chiodini) Abraham of No. Andover, three sons, James Abraham of No. Andover, Michael Abraham and his wife Jamie of Boulder, CO, Matthew Abraham of Seattle, WA, and a grandson, Henry Abraham of No. Andover. Mr. Abraham was the brother of the late Charles Abraham and father-in-law of the late Kimberly (Smith) Abraham.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family with burial in Holy Sepulcher Cemetery, Southfield, MI. Arrangements are by the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Haverhill & Bradford. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Merrimack Valley Hospice House, 360 North Ave., Haverhill, MA 01830.