Mr. Gary M. Abraham age 77, of Utica, entered in rest on Thursday November 5, 2020 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center.
He was born in Utica on October 2, 1943 a son of the late George and Mabel Elias Abraham and graduated from Utica Schools. He earned his BS Degree in Chemistry form the College of Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass. Gary served our country in the US Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a proficient pilot, flying Fighter Jets aboard the USS Forrestal Aircraft Carrier. After his military service Gary was employed as the Senior Sales Consultant for the Texas Instruments Co. retiring after several years of dedicated service.
Surviving are two brothers Byron “Todd” Abraham and William “Billy” Abraham both of Utica; one sister Beverly Abraham of FL; and many loving nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews as well as several cousins. He was predeceased by his sister-in-law Rosemary Abraham one month ago.
Visitation will be held on Sunday afternoon from 1-3 pm at The Scala & Roefaro Funeral Home Inc. 1122 Culver Ave. Funeral services will be held at the conclusion of visitation at 3:00 pm in the funeral home with the Rev. Fr. Boutros El Hachem officiating. In keeping with CDC regulations, face masks, social distancing and trace signing will be mandatory. We ask for your patience as we will be operating at a reduced capacity upon entering the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to your favorite charity in memory of Gary.