Albert Appel passed away on July 28, 2012 at the age of 94 in the Peter Lougheed Hospital after a short battle with cancer.
Albert joined the Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve in 1939 and served until 1945 on convoy duty from Halifax to Iceland.
He was predeceased by his loving wife Barbara on April 18, 2002. Albert is survived by his loving family, daughter Linda, sons Albert and James, 3 granddaughters, 1 grandson, 5 great-granddaughters and 3 great-grandsons. We will miss you deeply Dad. Be at Peace. By request, there will be no formal service. A private family graveside service will be held at a later date.