Name: Mary Abbie Flynn
Age: 59 years old
Last seen: February 2, 2020
Location: Gloucester, Massachusetts
Status: Still Missing
59-year-old Abbie Flynn was last seen in Gloucester, Massachusetts on February 2, 2020. After making preparations to host a Superbowl party, she disappeared while taking a walk outside her vacation home ahead of guests arriving.
Mary Abbie Flynn was born on July 15, 1960. She grew up in Gloucester, Massachusetts.
At the time of her disappearance, Flynn was a retired nurse and mother of three adult children, one who lives in New York and two who are away at college. She was married to husband Richard “Rich” Braverman.
Flynn split her time between Houston, Texas, where her husband works as a radiologist, and her vacation home on Saint Louis Avenue in Gloucester, Massachusetts, where she grew up.
Described as an outdoor enthusiast, Flynn was a wildlife nature photographer and avid hiker.
On February 2, 2020, Flynn was preparing to host a Super Bowl party at her vacation home on Saint Louis Avenue in Gloucester, Massachusetts.
Around 4:00 pm, after the dinner preparations were completed, Flynn spoke to her son on the phone. She informed him that she might go for a walk in the area of Farrington Avenue, near Gloucester Harbor, ahead of guests arriving.
Shortly before 6:00 pm, two of her guests arrived to watch the big game, but Flynn was nowhere to be seen.
Abbie Flynn never returned home that evening and has not been heard from since. The guests grew concerned when they couldn’t contact her and subsequently filed a missing person’s report with the Gloucester Police Department.
On February 2, 2020, authorities conducted an extensive search of the area where Flynn possibly went missing. They searched many paths, wooded areas, seashores, and local trail systems but found no signs of her whereabouts.
Flynn’s cellphone was still on the kitchen counter when party guests arrived, and food was found sitting in the oven. She left behind her keys, wallet, and dog.
Police found no evidence, means or motive for foul play in Abbie Flynn’s disappearance. There’s currently no promising leads in her case.
The circumstances of Abbie Flynn’s disappearance remain unclear, and her case is currently classified as missing. Her case remains unsolved.
Caucasian female born on July 15, 1960 with brown hair and brown eyes. Abbie is 5’5 tall and weighs 200 – 210 pounds.
Distinctive Physical Features:
Abbie’s ears are pierced.
Clothing and accessories:
Abbie was possibly wearing a navy blue LL Bean puffer jacket, L.L. Bean boots, blue jeans, and a flannel shirt when she went missing.
If you have any information regarding the disappearance of Abbie Flynn please contact the Gloucester Police Department at (978) 283-1212.
Resources & Further Information
Gloucester Police Still Actively Investigating Case of Missing Woman – Gloucester Police Department
Abbie Flynn – Facebook
News & Media Links
Woman preparing to host Super Bowl party at Massachusetts home disappears after going out for a walk – NBC News 02/20
Private investigator weighs in on Gloucester woman’s disappearance as case enters day 3 – Boston 25 News 02/20
Avid photographer missing after preparing Super Bowl party – Gloucester Daily Times 02/20
Woman still missing a year later – Gloucester Daily Times 01/21