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Wendell Vance Albert
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1927
Marshall County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 2007
Marshall County
Indiana, USA

W. Vance Albert was born Dec. 8, 1927 to Howard Glen and Lillie Mae Snapp Albert at home in Hibbard.

He attended grade school in Hibbard and Culver and graduated from Culver High School in the class of 1945 and immediately enlisted in the U.S. Navy. He served aboard a mine sweeper in the Pacific.

On Sept. 14, 1948, in Jeffersonville, Vance married Marjorie Mae Caler. Their marriage was blessed with three children: Howard Gene (Toni) from Argos, Boni Mae (Dean) Danner from Wauksha, Wis. and Norman Vance from Hibbard, plus nine grandchildren.

Vance is also survived by two brothers: Virgil Eugene of Spokane, Wash. and Fredrick Vaughn of Ft. Wayne.

Vance worked as an upholsterer for 30 years, becoming very skilled in the trade. He then went to work for McGill Corporation and retired from their Valparaiso plant. Vance enjoyed fishing, rabbit hunting and was a skilled gardener.

Services entrusted to Bonine-Odom Funeral Home, Culver. 
Family links: 
  Howard Glen Albert (1896 - 1960)
  Lillie Mae Snapp Albert (1895 - 1939)
  Marjorie M Caler Albert (1925 - 2011)
  Howard Gene Albert (1949 - 2011)*
  Wendell Vance Albert (1927 - 2007)
  Frederick Vaughn Albert (1929 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Foster Cemetery
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: William Taber
Originally Created by: Greg Raike
Record added: May 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69321740
Wendell Vance Albert
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Wendell Vance Albert
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Thank you for your service in the U.S. Navy.
- Eric Lowman
 Added: Feb. 1, 2014

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