Albert, Helen

ALBERT –  A long time resident of Brooks, Helen Albert died May 7, 1977 in Medicine Hat hospital at the age of 74.

Born in Lethbridge, she came to Brooks in 1946 where she has resided since.

Mrs. Albert was predeceased by one son, Joseph Lewis Albert, in Belbuim in 1944. Surviving are her husband Joseph of Brooks and 10 children – seven sons, John of Brooks, Elmer of Penticton, Alfred of Victoria, Lindy of Penticton, Leonard of Nanaimo, Herman of North Vancouver and Gerald of Brooks; three daughters, Mrs Don (Elsie) Murray, Chilliwack, B.C.; Mrs. Van Laurentz (Donna) Peterson, Medicine Hat and Miss Priscilla Albert, Brooks.

Funeral service will be held in Smith Memorial Chapel on Thursday, May 12 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Lowell Bubbard officiating; interment will be in Brooks Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be grandchildren Herky Albert, Danny Albert, Howard Albert, Gerald Albert, James Anderson and Jeff Anderson.

Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

If friends desire, donation may be made to the Alberta Heart Fund.


Brooks Bulletin  May 11, 1977  Roll 26  Image 88