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Michael Abernathy

November 22, 1956 ~ January 3, 2023 (age 66) 66 Years Old
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Michael "Mike" T. Abernathy was born to Leefield and Geraldine Abernathy on November 22,1956 in Fort Wayne, IN. Michael departed this life in the presence of his loving family on January 3, 2023, at age 66.

Michael gave his life to the lord Jesus at an early age and was a member of New Covenant Worship Center under the leadership of Pastor Luther Whitfield where he served as a greeter. Mike truly loved God and his faith never wavered.

Michael graduated from South Side High School in 1975. Shortly after graduation, Michael was employed by General Motors where he worked and retired after 39 years. This was one of his proudest moments.

Michael married his best friend, Cathy Kazee on June 27, 1985 and spent 37 loving years together. Mike was an amazing loving husband. Mike loved working in his yard with his beautiful wife. His lines in the yard had to be perfect!

Mike was a dresser! He loved his suits. You could often find him suited and booted with the coat to match. His smile was contagious and his heart full of love. Mike will truly be missed.

Michael leaves to cherish his loving memory; his beautiful loving wife, Cathy Abernathy, 4 children; daughter Kenesha Parker, 3 sons Clifton Waxton, Deantre Rogers Sr., all of Fort Wayne, IN and Cameron Kazee of Columbus, Ohio, 2 sisters; Patricia Abernathy of Fort Wayne, IN and Christine Abernathy of Atlanta, GA, 1 brother; Antonio Abernathy of Indianapolis, IN, 13 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

Michael was preceded in death by is parents, Leefield and Geraldine Abernathy; 2 brothers, Steven and Dale Abernathy.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
January 14, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
New Covenant Worship Center
3420 E. Paulding Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46816

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 14, 2023

11:00 AM
New Covenant Worship Center
3420 E. Paulding Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46816

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