Richard George Albert

Richard George Albert, 80, of Pembroke departed this life Thursday morning, February 11, 2010 at Giles Memorial Hospital in Pearisburg. Born in Giles County on November 5, 1929, he was a son of the late George and Elizabeth Meredith Albert. He had been employed as a guard with the Department of Corrections, and had served with the Virginia National Guard. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Mildred Mary Trail Albert and a daughter Libby Hale.

He leaves to cherish his memory his sons and daughters-in-law George Richard and Cheryl Albert of Rich Creek, David Lee and Louann Albert of Dublin, Robert Lee Albert of Pembroke, Bryan Keith Albert of Pembroke; his daughters and sons-in-law Mary Ann and Haven Montgomery of Dublin; Nancy and Steve Rice of Pembroke, Judy and Tim Bane of Pearisburg; his brother William Dean of Pembroke; his sixteen grandchildren and his eighteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with burial following in Birchlawn Burial park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday evening from 6 until 8 PM. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.