The Metal Trades Department, AFL-CIO is sad to report the passing of Bremerton Naval Shipyard representative Patrick Abbott.
Pat was a pipe fitter who started his career at Bremerton in 1982 and a vice president of the Bremerton Metal Trades Council.
“Pat reflected the standard of excellence that is characteristic of the Bremerton Council. Our prayers and condolences go out to his family,” said Metal Trades Department President Ron Ault. Similarly, Bremerton Commander Capt. Mark Whitney paid tribute to Pat. “He was a strong advocate for the workforce and a great partner to work with on the issues,” Capt. Whitney said.
The graveside services for Patrick Abbott will be held at the Valley View Memorial Park in Soap Lake Washington on Friday January 13th at 1:00 pm. The location of the event is, 20174 Road A NE, Soap Lake, WA 98851 the phone number (509) 754-4150.
Driving direction to the graveside from Bremerton are:
Depart WA-304 / Burwell St toward Pacific Ave
Turn left onto Pacific Ave, and then immediately turn left onto 4TH St.
Turn left onto Park Ave, and then immediately turn right onto WA-304 / Burwell St
Turn left to stay on WA-304 / N Callow Ave
Keep straight to stay on WA-304 South / S Charleston Blvd
Take ramp left for WA-3 South toward Shelton
Keep straight onto WA-16 East
Pass 76 in 0.1 mi
Take ramp for I-5 North toward Seattle
Take ramp right for WA-18 East
Take ramp right for I-90 East toward Spokane
At exit 151, take ramp right toward Ephrata / Soap Lake
Keep straight onto WA-281
Turn right onto WA-283 / State Route 283 N / WA-283 N
Keep straight onto WA-28
Pass Safeway in 4.7 mi
Turn left onto High Hill Rd / Road a NE
Arrive at 20174 Road A NE, Soap Lake, WA 98851
There will be a wake and memorial event at the Bremerton Eagles, Aerie 192 located in downtown Bremerton at 205 6th Street, on Thursday, January 12th at 4:30 until closing. This is a potluck event: a celebration of Patrick’s life and everyone is encouraged to come and share you remembrances on Patrick’s life.