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Albert W. Brinkman
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Birth: 1910
Death: Aug. 31, 2001

Al William Brinkman of Apalachin, N.Y. and Port St. Lucie, Fla., passed away peacefully on August 31, 2001. He was predeceased by his wife, Amy (Emmy); his son, Ronald F.; his parents, William and Amelia; and a sister, Eleanor Rapp. He was a graduate of the Batavia School for the Blind, and served as President of the Alumni Association for many years. He was a retiree of IBM Corp. with many years of service; a member of the Musician's Union, having played with many prominent orchestras during the Big Band Era. A gig at the pavilion in Johnson City on Saturday night was one of his favorite things to do. He also played at many of the local night spots throughout the Triple Cities for many years. His sons, Kenneth and wife Joann, William and wife, Dorothy, seven grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren survive him. He will always be remembered for his great love of music. A Private service will be held at the convenience of the family. in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the Alzheimer's Assoc. of the Southern Tier, 1406 Monroe St., Endicott, N.Y. 13760, or the American Heart Assoc., 59 Court St., Binghamton, N.Y. 13901.

Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin on September 2, 2001 
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  Emmy Hildur Opel Brinkman (1924 - 2000)
Vestal Hills Memorial Park
Broome County
New York, USA
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