January 26, 1938 - April 30, 2012
Harry James Albright January 26th, 1938-April 30th, 2012 Born January, 26th 1938 in Pontiac Michigan son of Harry H & Inez Albright. Married Virginia ( Wohlgemuth) Albright in 1958. Harry served in the United States Navy 1957-1959, as a machinist mate, boiler room operations aboard the USS McGowan DD678. Participated in the United States mission to protect and secure the Suez canal. A graduate from the Milwaukee School of Engineering with a degree in Metallurgy, he worked a majority of his life in the foundry industry starting at Wehr Steel in Milwaukee as supervisor of Metallurgy department. Harry began his sales career with the S. Obermeyer Co, then moved on to sales manager at C.E. Cast Industrial Products. In 1974 Harry started his own foundry called Piqua Castings in Piqua Ohio. He then returned to C.E. Cast as product manager. He went on to sales positions with Metallurgical Products, Inc., Core Lube, inc. and Riechold Chemicals. Harry then stated and later retired from H & V Enterprises, inc. in Toledo. Harry's passion was in volunteering and helping others. A long time member of Epworth United Methodist Church and member of the Evangelism Committee & Administrative Council, Feed 5,000 and Mission and Community Outreach Committees. He was also a leader with the Salvation Army, Kairos prison ministry, Kairos Fourth Day Discussion group, Emmaus Walk of Northwest Ohio and Mountain Great Banquet of Toledo. Harry is survived by his wife Virginia, sons Jeffery S. Albright and his wife Patricia of Monroe, Brian Albright and his wife Olivia of Lambertville. Grandchildren Alexandrea Albright, Jeffery C. Albright, Joshua Albright and Brandon Albright. Up to his illness prevented him from doing so, Harry loved attending all of the grandchildren's sports and school activities. He also enjoyed fishing, Michigan Wolverines Football, The Detroit Red Wings, Lions and Tigers. A Memorial service will be held at Epworth United Methodist Church Saturday May 5th at 11:00 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Epworth United Methodist Church or the Salvation Army. Arrangements entrusted to Ansberg-West Funeral Directors (419) 472-7633.
Harry James Albright January 26th, 1938-April 30th, 2012 Born January, 26th 1938 in Pontiac Michigan son of Harry H & Inez Albright. Married Virginia ( Wohlgemuth) Albright in 1958. Harry served in the United States Navy 1957-1959, as a machinist... View Obituary & Service Information
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