ALBUS, Karl L., 51, of Highland Springs, passed away Saturday, December 19, 2009. He was a loving and devoted son to his parents, Erich and Christel Albus. He is survived by his parents; and a loving daughter,.... Karl left behind many loving family members and friends in the United States as well as in Germany. Karl was employed as a machinist by Hauni and Alcoa. He was a member of the German-American Sports Club. He grew up playing soccer with his father, and played for the German Sports Club, and later on for the Pink Panthers Soccer Team. He was also was an avid fisherman and outdoorsman.