Kimberly A. Abts
June 7, 1959 – December 23, 2021
Kimberly “Kim” Abts was born in Alexandria, Louisiana on June 7, 1959 to the parents of Col. John and Patricia Wrentmore. Kim was the third of five children. With Kim’s father serving in the Air Force, the family moved all over the country and the world. After graduating high school in the Philippines, her father was relocated to Offutt AFB in Bellevue, Nebraska. She then enrolled at Bellevue College (now University), where she met her husband, Joe. The two married after Joe graduated college and soon had two sons. Kim worked for Central States of Omaha for over twenty years, before becoming an assistant teacher at St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic School in Omaha.
Kim was preceded in death by her father, Col. John Wrentmore and grandson, Christian Abts. Kim is survived by her husband, Joe Abts of Omaha; her mother Patricia Jackson of Santa Barbara, California; her four siblings and spouses: Dan (Susan) Wrentmore of Santa Barbara, California, Susie (Scot) Fries of Santa Barbara, California, Tish (Retired Col. Mark (deceased)) Forman of Ft Leavenworth, Kansas, Laura (Curt) Thompson of Tucson, Arizona; her two sons: Ryan (Michelle) Abts of Omaha, Eric (Kelli) Abts of Omaha; 5 grandchildren: Haley Allen-Abts, Paige Miller, Steven Miller, Declan Abts, and Camden Abts, all of Omaha.
VISITATION: Wednesday, January 12th from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel, followed by VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Thursday, January 13th at 10:30am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 14330 Eagle Run Drive. To view a live broadcast of the Vigil Service and Mass, please go to www.heafeyheafey.com and click the “View Live Cast” button on the home page.