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The following is a list of District 12 ABATE members who have passed on.  This list includes current and past members of the ABATE organization.  The list is not meant to exclude any member lost.  If you have information regarding members who are not included on this list, please contact Chris (Diesel) Andersen at andersencr@yahoo.com and we would be honored to include them here.  

If the information is available, please include the following:

  • Year born and year lost

  • How long the person was an ABATE member

  • Any positions held within the organization

  • Picture of the person

If you do not have some of the information above, we will do our best to track down the information for you.


"The First Amendment is often inconvenient, but that is besides the point.  Inconvenience does not absolve the goverment of it's obligation to tolerate speech."

Justice Anthony Kennedy
US Jurist (1936 - 


"I love my Government not least for the extent to which it leaves me alone."

John Updike
(1932 - 2009)


"No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent."

Abraham Lincon
(1809 - 1865)






Bill Bassett
02/03/1929 - 02/08/2013

Garold Stogdill
08/28/1953 - 02/06/2013

Dale Scott
01/15/1946 - 12/07/2012

James Burnside
07/06/1963 - 08/22/2011

Rick Holmes
01/18/1960 - 12/08/2010

Mike Grismore
07/27/1955 - 01/09/2010

Mark "Buff' Farley
05/07/1954 - 02/24/2009

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Charles Canny
02/03/1936 - 11/26/2008

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Chris Coates
02/13/1956 - 08/312008

Dan Henry
11/22/1952 - 10/09/2006

Owen Duane Ellis
10/27/1942 - 09/07/2004

John D. Clark
10/31/1964 - 10/18/2001

Jerry (JB) Bruer
11/8/1950 - 02/28/2000

Randal G. Clark