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John Richard Albert

January 23, 1932 September 21, 2018
John Richard Albert
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Obituary for John Richard Albert

John Richard Albert
Of Arlington Heights

John Richard Albert was born January 23, 1932 in Pontiac, MI to John and Ruth (nee Hard). He died Friday, September 21, 2018 in Arlington Heights.

Mr. Albert served in the United States Army from 1954 through 1955. After his service in the military he attended the University of Illinois, graduating with a degree in Accounting. He worked for Shell Oil Co. and then AllState Insurance Company where he met his soon-to-be wife, Marlene. They were married in 1963. John joined the team at Standard Oil of Indiana, which later became Amoco then transitioned into British Petroleum, and worked there as an internal auditor until his retirement in 1992. John was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Arlington Heights. He was also was active in the Boy Scout Program while son, Keith was a member, serving as a camping leader for six years. John was a member of the Arlington Heights Lions Club, where he served twice as a past president of the club. John also loved to go to his children’s baseball games and swim meets. After John retired, he loved to work with stained glass in his spare time. John also loved to spend time with his family, especially his granddaughters, and was a loved and respected member of the community.

He is survived by his children, Keith (Mylinda) Albert and Amy (Chris) Wilson; grandchildren, Lauren Albert, Megan Albert and Sarah Wilson; and several nieces and nephews.

John was preceded into death by his wife Marlene; his parents; and sister, Ruth Albert.

Visitation will be Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 11:00 am until the 1:00 pm Funeral Service at Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd., 1520 North Arlington Heights Road (4 blocks south of Palatine Road), Arlington Heights, IL 60004. Interment will be at Acacia Park Cemetery in Chicago.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Arlington Heights Lions Club at ahlions.org or the Cradle Society of Evanston at www.cradle.org. Funeral Information and condolences can be given at www.GlueckertFuneralHome.com or (847) 253-0168.


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Visitation

Tuesday

25

Sep

11:00 AM 9/25/2018 11:00:00 AM - 1:00 PM 9/25/2018 1:00:00 PM
Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd.

1520 N. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd.
1520 N. Arlington Heights Road Arlington Heights 60004 IL
United States

Funeral Service

Tuesday

25

Sep

1:00 PM 9/25/2018 1:00:00 PM
Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd.

1520 N. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd.
1520 N. Arlington Heights Road Arlington Heights 60004 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Acacia Park Cemetery Final Resting Place

7800 W. Irving Park Road
Norridge, IL 60706

7800 W. Irving Park Road Norridge 60706 IL
United States
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