Kenneth M. Alberts

August 24, 1937December 23, 2011

Kenneth M. Alberts, 74, of New Sewickley Township, passed on Friday, December 23, 2011 at his residence. He was born August 24, 1937 in Conway, son of the late Michael J. and Jean Elizabeth (Reich) Alberts. Ken proudly served his country with the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany assigned to missile defense. Following his honorable discharge, he returned home and began working at Spangler’s. Later became a construction carpenter and worked out of the Local Union 966. He retired in 2000. Ken was a member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, New Sewickley Township. In his leisure, Ken enjoyed a variety of wood crafting. Through the years he and Carole attended many craft shows together. Family and friends will long treasure one of his wishing wells or windmills. Ken is survived by his loving wife of 52 years: Carole (Adair) Alberts; his son and daughter-in-law: K. Scott Alberts and Hyun-Joo Kim, Kirksville, MO; two daughters and sons-in-law: Sharon “Shari” (Michael Campbell) Reagle, Arabi, LA; Tracy Alberts-Wilde, and her husband James Wilde, New Sewickley Township; five grandchildren: Juni, Minu, Jonathan, Brandy and Brett; one brother and sister-in-law: Terry and Dr. Nancy Alberts, Brighton Township; and one sister: Dona Turnour, Baden. Friends will be received Tuesday, December 27, 2011 from 2- 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. in the SAUL-GABAUER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 273 Route 68, Rochester (adjacent to Sylvania Hills Memorial Park Mausoleum). His service will be held 10 a.m., Wednesday, December 28, 2011 in the funeral home with The Rev. Michael Podesvwa, officiating. Private interment will follow in Sylvania Hills Memorial Park. Online condolences may be offered at


  • Visitation Tuesday, December 27, 2011
  • Visitation Tuesday, December 27, 2011
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, December 28, 2011

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Tara Benson

December 30, 2011

Wishing you all peace and sending you love.

Aaron Sherree & Hunter Black

December 27, 2011

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all, we are so sorry for your loss. I know he will be missed by all.

Cathie & Howard Huber

December 27, 2011

Carole & Family, we are deeply saddened to hear of Kenny's passing. He will surely be missed in the neighborhood. I always loved to stop and talk to him when I walked my dog Luci. He was a GREAT MAN!!!

Mark Runkey

December 27, 2011

Carole, I am deeply saddened to learn of Kenny's passing. He was a great friend and neighbor. God Bless and take care.

Pam Ryan

December 27, 2011

We wish we could be there with you. We've been thinking of all of you and sharing memories here. We will miss Ken so much.
-Pam, Phil and Donnie Ryan

December 27, 2011

Carole and family,
Our deepest sympathy.
Ken built our shed many years ago. He was an excellent carpenter.
My family always spoke highly of him and his family.
May God bless you and your family.

Janet Peters Johnson and husband William Johnson.

December 26, 2011

Please accept my deepest sympathy.
I never knew Ken but I am sure he was a wonderful person because you chose him to be your husband.
May God bless and comfort you and your family.
Herb Lawrence

December 26, 2011

Kenny you will be so missed in the neighborhood. I could not of asked for a better neighbor. You were always helping others with any project that needed done inside or outside of their houses. You will be truly missed by all the neighbors.