Lill Abraham Obituary, Death – Respectfully, yours, Lilly Ann Abraham This day, October 16th, in the year 2017 She is the loving and devoted mother of Susan Spehar and Lee Abraham, the mother-in-law of Ingrid Abraham, the grandmother of Lena Abraham, Julianne Spehar, Jacob Spehar and his wife Lizzie, and the great-grandmother of Jackson Spehar, the sister-in-law of Ann Epstein, and the aunt of Jim, Tom, and Jane Epstein. Lil came into this world in the year 1928, and she was born in St. Louis.
Her formal education began at Clayton High School, continued at Washington University, and was complemented for many years by her involvement in the Life-Long Learning program. Her formal education began at Clayton High School and continued at Washington University. Lil took pleasure in a variety of activities, including traveling, tending to her garden, cooking, reading, and eating chocolate. She maintained a high level of political and cultural literacy and had a deep dedication to the cause of advancing the rights of women.
She had a real affection for people, and she showed that affection via her generosity, which she showed to both new acquaintances and long-standing friends alike. Any kind of engagement with Lil was never truly finished unless it was followed by a chat and capped off with a smile at the very end. There are going to be a lot of people who miss Lil, but her knowledge and the zeal with which she lived will continue to be an inspiration to others.
In lieu of sending flowers, the family requests that donations be sent to the Women’s Democratic Forum of Greater St. Louis, which may be found at 6435 Cecil Ave., Clayton, Missouri 63105, or to a charity of the donor’s choosing. Cremation Services in St. Louis, Missouri, United States The article was first made available to readers in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on October 21, 2017.