Obituary for Shirley Albert
Shirley J. (Larlee) Albert
Millinocket – Shirley J. (Larlee) Albert, 82, wife of Eugene “Runt” Albert, passed away Sunday, June 4, 2017. She was born September 23, 1934 in Millinocket, the daughter of Charles and Kathleen (McCrea) Larlee.
Shirley grew up in Millinocket, and attended Millinocket schools. She earned her G.E.D. from Stearns High School, and worked in the dietary department at Millinocket Regional Hospital, retiring after 26 years of service. She was a lifelong member of the Millinocket Church of the Nazarene, and regularly attended a Bible study class.
In addition to her husband, “Runt”, to whom she was married for 65 years, Shirley is survived by a son, Stephen Albert, and a daughter, Kathleen “Kathy” Pelletier; a sister, Joyce Lynch; two sisters in law, Mary Ellen Albert, and Ann Albert; three grandchildren, Michelle Brundrett and her husband Jamie, Wayne Albert and his wife Misty, and Carrissa Pelletier and her partner Mike Donahue; six great grandchildren, Nolan, Laney, Alexandra, Ella, Aliana, and Anthony; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by her parents, a son in law, Roger Pelletier, a daughter in law, Sue Albert, three brothers in law, Donald Lynch, Richard Albert, and George Albert.
Friends are invited to visit with the family 6-8 P.M. Wednesday, June 7 at the Lamson Funeral Home, 11 Tamarack Street, Millinocket. Funeral services will be held 11 A.M. Thursday, June 8 at the Millinocket Church of the Nazarene, Forest Avenue, Millinocket, with the Rev. Allen Hamlin, pastor, officiating. Private interment will be at a later date. Gifts in memory of Shirley may be sent to the Katahdin Area Support Group, P.O. Box 374, Millinocket, ME 04462.