November 17, 2021
Agnes Abbott passed away Nov. 6, 2021 peacefully in her sleep at the Central Montana Nursing and Rehab Center in Lewistown, MT.
Agnes was born on September 16, 1926 at the family ranch at Absher, MT, near Melstone, to John and Josephine (Vesel) Spek. She was the youngest in the family of 10 children.
She attended the Absher school until it closed, and then went to Melstone school in the 4th grade, graduating in 1945 as valedictorian of her class. She enjoyed all sports, especially basketball. While attending school in Melstone, she boarded out with her older brother and his family.
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