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William Harold Albright, Sr., 87 years joined his beloved wife, Rita in heaven on Nov. 4, 2012 at Cox Medical Center South, Springfield, Mo.
Bill was born Feb. 5, 1925 in Niles, Mich., to Harold Frank and Hazel Marie (Pfiel) Albright.
Bill was a retired electrical engineer, law enforcer and pastor. He was a resident of the Ava community since 1989 moving from Bullhead, Ariz.
On Feb. 19, 1944, Bill and Rita Marie Trimboli were united in marriage in Mishawaka, Ind. Bill was a Christian and had always attended church. He was a member of the FOP (Fraternal Order of Police).
Bill enjoyed working on his computer and being with all his friends and family in the Ava community.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Rita Marie, one son, Frank and a grandson, Richard Koury.
Bill is survived by five children, Anita Marie Allen, Merced, Calif., William “Bill” Albright, Jr., Modesto, Calif., Diana Deniston, Tollhouse, Calif., Hazel Albright, Branson, Mo., and Ross William Albright, Chesterfield, Mo.; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one brother, Jack Albright, South Bend, Ind.; nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
A private family ceremony will be conducted by his children. Cremation services are being conducted by Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Ava, Mo. Memorials may be made in memory of Bill to the church of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be made to www.clinkingbeardfuneral home.com.