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Jorge Miguel Abarca

September 24, 1948 ~ September 4, 2021 (age 72)

Obituary

Jorge Miguel Abarca, a retired bank executive and long-time resident of Delray Beach, FL passed away

on September 4, 2021.

 

Miguel was a devoted and caring father and husband, who loved his family unconditionally. He always

had words of encouragement, love and support for family and friends. His presence will be greatly

missed.

 

Miguel was born in Managua, Nicaragua on September 24, 1948 to Carlos Alberto Abarca Cubillo and

Bertha Cuadra Sotomayor. He obtained a degree in business administration and spent his career

developing software for financial institutions. In his first year in college, Miguel met his future wife,

Indiana. They married and had three children.

 

Miguel worked in Latin America, the US and Europe, where he did consulting work for the United Nations

in Geneva, Switzerland. He was a pioneer in software development in Latin America and his systems

are, to this day, still widely used in banking.

 

Miguel was a cultured reader with deep knowledge across a wide range of subjects – military

history, politics and philosophy, among others. He was a skilled chess player – he once tied with a

chess master - sudoku solver and an expert at developing codes that were impossible to crack. He was

also quick with a smile and was the master of dad jokes.

 

Miguel enjoyed playing tennis with friends on the weekends. He was happiest when traveling and being

in the outdoors, and also enjoyed hunting and shooting sports. He loved classical music, film and writing.

 

We will forever cherish the memories he left for us and will enjoy reading them to keep him close.

 

Miguel is survived by his wife, Indiana, and his children Miguel and his wife Christine, Ana Michelle and

her husband Donald and Carlos Daniel and his wife Brenda and niece Renata. He also leaves behind his

beloved siblings Bertha Leonor, Julia and Javier.

 

Funeral services will take place on Sunday September 12, 2021 as follows:

Viewing – 10am to 12 noon

Eulogy Service – 12 noon to 1 pm

Glick Family Funeral Home

3600 North Federal Highway

Boca Raton, FL 33431

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
September 12, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Glick Family Funeral Home
3600 North Federal Highway
Boca Raton, Florida 33431

Memorial Service
Sunday
September 12, 2021

12:00 PM
Glick Family Funeral Home
3600 North Federal Highway
Boca Raton, FL 33431

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