Richard P. Albert

Born: Sat., Nov. 16, 1940
Died: Sun., Jun. 10, 2018


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Thu., Jun. 14, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Jun. 14, 2018
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home

Funeral Service

8:00 PM Thu., Jun. 14, 2018
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home

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Richard P. Albert, age 77, of North East died on Sunday June 10, 2018 at ManorCare.

He was born in Erie, Pa on November 16, 1940 to the late Ralph and Edna Mae Birtz Albert.

Richard served in the United States Navy.

He worked for Perry Construction as a Carpenter and also worked as a tree topper.

Richard was a member of Praise Cathedral Church of God in North East and enjoyed hunting.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Edward and Ralph Albert and four sisters.

Richard is survived by his wife of 58 years, Mary Hoyt Albert, whom he married June 11, 1960; son, Randy Albert of Erie; daughters, Brenda Heberlein (Edward) of Erie and Terrie Brown of Alabama; brother, Robert Albert (Bonnie) of Waterford; sisters, Shirley Falhaber of Waterford and Carol Hixon of Oregon; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the William D. Elkin Funeral Home, 65 S. Lake St., North East on Thursday 2-4 and 6:00 pm until time of a funeral service at 8:00 pm at the funeral home. Officiating Pastor Michael Grove.  Private interment North East Cemetery.  Memorials may be made to Praise Cathedral Church of God, 5335 Route 89, North East, Pa 16428.  Please send condolences to

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Lynnette Coleman
   Posted Wed June 13, 2018
Dear Aunt Mary and Family,

So very sorry to hear about Uncle Dicks passing. I am unable to attend funeral home as I am in North Carolina babysitting for my granddaughter. When I return to Erie I will contact you. My prayers and love are with all of you in your time of sorrow.

God Bless,

Kevin E Ecker
   Posted Wed June 13, 2018
Dear Mary and Family,

So sorry to hear of Dick's passing, but God knows he fought the good fight, and now there is no more suffering. My thoughts and prayers are with you, and he will be on my church prayer list as well as you all for the coming weeks.

Love, Kevin (Bonnie's brother)

Char wagner
   Posted Wed June 13, 2018
Dear Mary,
Was so sorry to hear of Dicks passing. I have really missed our mornings together. And of course your frenchtoast. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Robin Hanks
   Posted Sat June 16, 2018
Dear Aunt Mary and family
I'm so sorry to hear about Uncle Dick.
I remember him as a good man, with a kind heart.
He will always be thought about, with fond memories.
Robin and George Hanks

Rita Otto
   Posted Mon June 18, 2018
Sorry to hear of Dicks passing. I will keep you in my prayers.

mark kapsar
   Posted Tue June 19, 2018
I am truly sorry for your loss to the entire Albert family, I worked for the bow bender as a union carpenter, he was pleasure, and fun to work for and with. I enjoyed his story"s about hunting ,and used his advice to help my archery,skills. I will always keep him in mind. may God be sitting with him now. Mark Kapsar.

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