Albert, John B.

John Bert Albert

1923  –  April 19, 1981

 John Bert Albert died on April 19, 1981 in Calgary, Alberta at the age of 56 years.

He was born in Saskat­chewan and attended school at Milk River, Alberta before moving to Brooks with his parents in 1946 where he has resided since.

He was employed at Grimm Alfalfa and Nalley’s Potato Chip plant before his lengthy illness.

He was predeceased by his mother in 1977 and a brother, Joe in September 1944.  Surviving are his father, Joseph of Brooks; three sisters, Mrs. Elsie Murray of Vancouver, Mrs. Donna Peterson of Medicine Hat and Mrs. Pricilla Holland of Brooks; six brothers, Elmer of Penticton, Alfred of Vic­toria, Lindy of Penticton, Leonard of Nanaimo, Her­man of Vancouver and Jerry of Brooks and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held on Friday, April 24 at 2:00 p.m. in Smith Funeral Chapel with the Rev. J. Hamilton officiating. Inter­ment will follow in the Brooks Cemetery.

Pallbearers are John Juska, Jim Anderson, Jerry Albert, Jeff Anderson, Jim McQuaid and Bob Penner.

Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Brooks Bulletin  –  April 22, 1981    Roll 33   Image  534