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Albert P. "Al" Banke
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Birth: Apr. 2, 1933
Death: Sep. 19, 2013
Greenpoint
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

BANKE - Albert P. (Al) aged 80, of Greenpoint, Brookyln, NY, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on September 19, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Rita. Dear father of Albert G. (Theresa), Maria and Lisa. Loving grandfather of Jessica, Albert S., Daniel, Hannah, Matthew, Eric and Meghan.

A long time resident of Maspeth, Queens, Al was a proud veteran of the U.S. Navy, GM-3, serving his country during the Korean War. After being Honorably Discharged from the Navy, Al was employed by the Brooklyn Union Gas Company where he worked for over 40 Years. From 1994 through 2000, Al was the Post Commander of American Legion Post 104, Glendale, Queens. He will forever be in all family and friends hearts.

Reposing at the Massapequa Funeral Home, Massapequa Park, NY. Funeral Mass at St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church. Interment to follow at Calverton National Cemetery with Military Honors.

Published in NY Newsday on September 21, 2013
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rita Banke (1933 - 1986)
 
Inscription:
GM3 US NAVY
KOREA

BELOVED HUSBAND DEAR FATHER
LOVING GRANDFATHER
 
Burial:
Calverton National Cemetery
Calverton
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 10 Site 13734
 
Created by: Emily E. Farley Smith
Record added: Sep 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117410033
Albert P. Al Banke
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Albert P. Al Banke
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Rest In Peace and thank you for your service.
- Emily E. Farley Smith
 Added: Sep. 21, 2013
 
 
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