Henry Albert

Henry Albert

Death 12 Jan 1986 (aged 95)
McCook, Red Willow County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Culbertson, Hitchcock County, Nebraska, USA
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ANNIVERSARY -- Mr. and Mrs. Henry Albert, long-time farm residents of this community, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sunday, July 4 with a family dinner at the Marion Carter home in Trenton.

Present at the dinner were the Alberts' eight children and their families: Mr. and Mrs. Marion Carter and Leon of Trenton; Mr. and Mrs. Neil Murray and Nancy, Stephen, and Anne of Holdrege; Mr. and Mrs. Walter Lucas and David, Glenna, Danny, Mark, and Marty of Van Nuys, California; Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Gallavan and Greg and Claudine of Denver, Colorado; Miss Martha Albert of Seattle, Washington; Miss Marian Albert of Lincoln; Kenneth Albert; and Rev. and Mrs. Jerry McInnis of Culbertson. Other guests were Mr. and Mrs. Harry Debus and family and Mr. and Mrs. John Gies of Lincoln.

An open house for relatives and friends of the honored couple was held at the family home northwest of Culbertson from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Rev. Martin G. Braun, pastor of Zion Evangelical U.B. church, led a short devotional period. Miss Marian Albert modeled her mother's wedding gown.

Carrying out the ruby theme, the table was centered with an arrangement of red carnations, a tiered wedding cake and portraits of the honored couple as they appeared forty years ago.

Mr. and Mrs. Albert were married in Lincoln, Nebraska on July 4, 1914. They have been residents of the Culbertson community for 37 years.

Source: The Culbertson Progress, July 8, 1954
CULBERTSON -- Henry Albert died Sunday in the Hillcrest Nursing Home at the age of 95. He was born January 16, 1890 in Walter, Russia, the son of the late Jacob and Lena (Gies) Albert. He came to the United Sates at the age of 21 and was married July 4, 1914 in Lincoln to Marie E. Gies. They moved to a farm west of Culbertson in March 1917 where they farmed until retiring in 1959 and moving to McCook. He was preceded in death by his wife on September 26, 1978 and by two children.

Survivors are one son, Kenneth of Culbertson; seven daughters, Mrs. Marion (Frieda) Carter of Trenton; Mrs. Neil (Lydia) Murray of Grand Island; Mrs. Walter (Helen) Lucas of Van Nuys, California; Mrs. Patrick (Esther) Gallavan of Denver; Mrs. Martha Haupt of Minneapolis, Minnesota; Mrs. Robert (Marian) Falconer of St. Louis, Missouri; and Mrs. Jerry (Jolene) McInnis of Lincoln; 24 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the United Methodist Church, Culbertson, with the Rev. J.B. Choate officiating. Burial will be in the Culbertson Cemetery under the direction of the Herrmann Funeral Home of Culbertson. Friends may call at the funeral home until time for the service.

Source: The McCook Daily Gazette, January 13, 1986

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