|Birth: ||Apr. 29, 1919|
|Death: ||Aug. 25, 2006|
Francis Albracht, 87, a retired U.S. Air Force chief master sergeant, died Friday, Aug. 25, 2006.
Francis Anthony Albracht was born April 29, 1919, in Humphrey, Neb., to Anthony and Josephine Brandt Albracht. He grew up in Nebraska and upon graduation from high school moved to Colorado, where he worked for the WPA. He served in the United States Air Force during World War II and the Korean and the Vietnam wars. Assigned to search and air rescue missions in Canada and Alaska, he was a flight engineer for the B-17 and B-29 aircraft and crew chief in Guam in the Mariana Islands. Frank retired in 1964 and entered civil service at Carswell Air Force Base.
Frank was a member of the VFW, American Legion and Holy Family Catholic Church. He was a consummate tinkerer who loved his tools and garage. A beloved husband, father and grandfather, he will be missed.
In addition to his wife, Dorothy, who died Aug. 7, 2006, Frank was preceded in death by a son and daughter-in-law, George "Tony" and Marion Donnell Albracht.
Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Created by: Sarah Lee
Record added: Aug 03, 2007
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