POCAHONTAS - Ronald Abens, 77, formerly of Gilmore City, died Thurs. Jan 2, 2014, at Pocahontas Manor Care Center. Funeral services will be held on Sat. Jan. 4, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, rural Palmer. Visitation will be at the church on Fri. Jan. 3 from 4 until 7 p.m. Burial will be in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Lizard Township. Larson-Weishaar Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.