ABEL Lawrence Allen, 88 of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 8th, 2020. Born to Samuel and Kate Abel on February 14th, 1932. Lawrence was predeceased by his wife, Margaret Fife (2006) and daughter, Patricia McBain (2017). He is survived by his children; Lynn (Leonard), Wilf (Jill), Alan, Doug (Laura) and Diane (Joe). Larry was blessed with 12 Grandchildren and 19 Great Grandchildren. Retired from the Ford Motor Company, Larry enjoyed watching the Toronto Maple Leaf's and the Detroit Tigers. Cremation has taken place. A private family interment will be held later. A Celebration of Life will take place at a later date. Please check back for details. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the St. Joseph's Hospice, London, Ontario.