Teresa A. Abbott BRISTOL - Teresa A. Abbott, age 79, a loving mother and friend, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She is survived by her son, Patrick Dennis; daughter, Lisa (Craig) Kelly; and sister, Carolyn (James) Macdonell. She was predeceased by her husband, George Abbott in 1988. Mrs. Abbott was born in Blossburg, Pa. She was a graduate of Elmira Free Academy, class of 1952. Mrs. Abbott worked for the Ontario County Department of Social Services and Ontario County Sheriff's Department for many years. She was a longtime, dedicated resident of the town of Bristol, where she was secretary for the zoning board of appeals and the planning board. Mrs. Abbott also spent numerous hours on special committees for the town. She was an avid reader who loved gardening and nature. Friends may call today (Friday) from 4 to 6 p.m. at Johnson-Kennedy Funeral Home Inc., 47 N. Main St., Canandaigua. Her funeral service will be held tomorrow (Saturday) at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Bristol. Memorial contributions may be made to Bristol Volunteer Fire Department, 4350 Route 64, Canandaigua, NY 14424. Condolences may be offered at www.johnsonkennedy.com.