Richard D. Albright


NORTH CANAAN — Richard D. Albright, 82, died of natural causes on March 6, 2007, in his home at Geer Village.

His wife, the former Nancy May Sutton, whom he married in April 1951, passed away in August 2003.

Mr. Albright was born in Grove City, Pa., on June 2, 1924, to Ruth (Grissom) and Roscoe Albright.

He was a graduate of Grove City College in the class of 1950, and served in World War II as a paratrooper and staff sergeant in the U.S. Army.

A resident of Grove City for most of his life, he retired as an accountant for the Salvation Army, and was previously employed by Peter Muller-Munk Associates in Pittsburgh.

Mr. Albright was a member of the Fifth Northumberland Fusiliers, a Sherlock Holmes society. He enjoyed golfing, shooting pool, dancing, and the company of his friends and family.

He is survived by a nephew, William Albright, and his wife, Carmen; a niece, Judy Albright, and her husband, Dorance; and a great-niece, Jaine Perotti.

In addition to his wife and parents, Mr. Albright was preceded in death by a brother, William Albright.

By his wishes there will be no funeral service.

He will be interred beside his wife at Kingsley Cemetery in Townville, Pa.

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