Donald E. Albert, 78, Logansport, passed away at 4:38 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Chase Center.
Don was born July 23, 1935, in Logansport to the late Raymond and Theda G. (Turnpaugh) Albert.
On April 26, 1975, in Las Vegas, Don married Jacqueline “Jackie” Mary Sears, who preceded in death on Dec. 4, 2009.
Don had formerly worked at Transco, Chrysler and the Logansport Airport.
He was a Ham Radio Operator and a member of the New Waverly United Methodist Church and Tipton Masonic Lodge 33. Don enjoyed computers, trains, flying and spending time with family and friends. Don was a character and once you met him you would never forget him.
Survivors include one son, James (Alicia) Albert, of Rosedale; one daughter, Julianna Hollandsworth, Noblesville; two sisters, Diane (Jerry) Hunt and Linda (Dave) Dunkle, both of Logansport; and eight grandchildren, Timothy, Steven, Paul, Hannah and Daniel Hollandsworth, and James, Caleb and Isaac Albert.
Don was preceded in death by stepdad Marion A. Leffel and nephew Jerry L. Hunt.
A masonic service will be 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Gundrum Funeral Home with a funeral service to follow. In addition, graveside rites will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Mount Hope Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 till 6:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the New Waverly United Methodist Church or the American Heart Association.
You may sign the guest book and send online condolences at www.gundrumcares.com.