Lucille Ellen “Stukey” Abbiatti, 83, passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Cox Barton County Hospital. Lucille was born December 2, 1935 in Jasper County to Samuel Clifford and Edith “Lux” Stukey. Lucille graduated from Carthage High School in 1953. She was a lifetime resident of Carthage and Lamar, who owned Carthage L.P. Gas and enjoyed cattle farming. She was a member of Milford Christian Church in Lamar. Lucille loved her animals and searching her family genealogy, but most importantly she loved her family and grandchildren.
Lucille was united in marriage to Harry Lee Abbiatti on June 12, 1954 in Carthage; he preceded her in death on Nov. 17, 1999.
Lucille is survived by one son, Steve Abbiatti (Julie) of Carthage; one daughter, Linda Marti (Kurt) of Lamar; one sister-in-law, Bobbette “Dryer” Stukey; eight grandchildren, Sarah Abbiatti, Martha Abbiatti and Joe Abbiatti, all of Carthage, Candace Mace (James) of Fulton, Jessica Marti of St. Louis, Kyle Marti (Jenny) of Lamar, Isaac Marti (Aston) of Lamar and Brandon Marti (Molly) of Lamar; 13 great grandchildren, along with many nieces and nephews.
Lucille was preceded in death by one son-in-law, Stan Marti in 1994; two brothers, Robert Stukey and Paul Stukey; one sister-in-law, Clara Stukey.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 at Fasken Cemetery Northeast of Carthage.
Contributions may be made to Fasken Cemetery, Milford Christian Church or Lamar Humane Society in care of Ulmer Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at www.ulmerfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Ulmer Funeral Home.