Funeral services were held on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002, at 1:30 p. m. at the Rogers-Atkins Funeral Home in Salem for Carl E. Albert, 52, of Kinmundy, with burial in the Martin Cemetery in Alma. Ron Riley officiated the services. Albert died on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2002, at his residence. He was born May 2, 1950, in Salem, the son of Paul L. and Lois M. Hollinshead Albert. He married Mary Faye Hanks on May 25, 1996, in Kinmundy. He was an iron worker and attended the Kinmundy Christian Church. He was a member of the NRA and was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. Survivors included his parents of Alma; his wife, Mary; one son, Jon-Paul Albert of Iuka; one daughter, Melinda Gaertner of Iuka; one step-son, Chad Mulvaney of Kinmundy; two step-daughters, Chris Hawkins of Kinmundy and Kimberly Kretzer of Colorado Springs, Colorado; three brothers, David Albert of Iuka and Gary and Rick Albert, both of Alma; two sisters, Nancy Albert of Auburn and Maxine Nash of Salem; two grandchildren, Abigail and Sidney Gaertner; and three step-grandchildren, Joshua and Caitlyn Hawkins and Zachary Ktetzer. He was preceded in death by one sister, Patricia May Albert. Memorials could be made to the Kinmundy-Alma EMTs or Martin Cemetery.
August 1, 2002
Martin Cemetery, Foster Township, Marion County, IL
U. S. Navy - Vietnam War