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Allen Charles Albert

August 6, 1947 September 2, 2017
Allen Charles Albert
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Obituary for Allen Charles Albert

Our Lord Jesus Christ took Allen Charles Albert home September 2, 2017. He was born August 6, 1947, to Clarence Henry and Ella Mary (Johansen) Albert. Allen graduated from Capac High School in 1965; then he served his country from 1966 to 1968 during the Vietnam era with the 134th Assault Helicopter Company, 6th Aviation Platoon Korea of Fort Bragg, North Carolina. His position was "door machine gunner" on the Huey helicopter. After 30 years with General Motors, Allen retired. In 1999 Allen gladly donated a kidney to his son Darryl.

On November 14, 1970, Allen married the love of his life, Joan (Schavillie) Albert.
He is survived by his wife, Joan, of 46 years, daughter, Julie (Ramón) Vargas, and son, Darryl (Eileen) Albert. He has four grandchildren: Samuel Vargas, Caleb Vargas, Olivia Albert, and Alana Vargas. He also has 10 siblings: Michael Albert, Joseph (Andrea) Albert, Christine (Larry) Gipson, Patricia McCorkle, Clare (Sherrie) Albert, Samuel (Gwen) Albert, Susanne Burns, Karen (Eddie) Sharp, Paul (Staci) Albert, and Peter Albert. He is survived by sister-in-law Joann (Al) Ferrell and many nieces and nephews.

Allen was preceded in death by his baby sister Mary Camille, parents, and father-in-law and mother-in-law.

A private burial is scheduled for Thursday, September 7, 2017, with military honors under the auspices of American Legion Post #16 honor guard. A celebration of life at Allen's home will follow.

A special heartfelt thank you goes out to Cardinal Hospice, Eugene Shaver, Omega S. Paril, and to all who prayed for Allen.

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11:00 AM 9/7/2017 11:00:00 AM
Mt. Hope Cemetery

524 N. Jackson Street
Lapeer, MI 48446

Mt. Hope Cemetery
524 N. Jackson Street Lapeer 48446 MI
United States

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Mt. Hope Cemetery Final Resting Place

524 N. Jackson Street
Lapeer, MI 48446

524 N. Jackson Street Lapeer 48446 MI
United States

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