Barbara Ellen Albert, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at the age of 80.
Barbara dedicated her life to raising her family and took great pride in the accomplishments of her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Her greatest pleasure was spending time with her family in the loving environment that she and her husband Richard built over the course of their 62 years of marriage. Her generosity and affection for her family along with her kind hearted spirit will be truly missed.
Barbara is survived by her husband Richard Albert, their seven children and spouses; Richard & Ruth Albert, Donna & Tom Neely, Debbie Albert, Scott Albert & Mashalle Kindle, Diane & Todd Johnston, Bill & Elizabeth Albert and Doris & Larry Haigh. Her grandchildren include Chrissy Ellison, Matthew Bunning & Tiffany Clay, Richard & Stephanie Johnston, Amanda Johnston, Lauren & Rhett Summerlot, Lindsey Albert and Will Albert and her great grandchildren Lillianna & Nicolas Johnston, Aidan & Abbey Ellison. She is also survived by her two cats, Annie and Mr. Binks.
A celebration of her life is planned for April 6, 2013, 1:00 pm, at Volusia Memorial Funeral Home, 548 N. Nova Rd, Ormond Beach, FL 32174.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that friends consider making a donation in her honor to either The Halifax Humane Society or The ARNI Foundation. These were charitable organizations that she held dear to her heart.