Albert Wegela
Albert Wegela
  • March 15, 1923 - April 13, 2017
  • Douglasville, Georgia

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Mr. Albert Wegela, age 94, of Douglasville, GA, passed away April 13, 2017. He was born March 15, 1923 in Detroit, MI, to the late Fred and Anna Urachuis Wegela. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, Vela Mae Hale Wegela; and brother, Johnny.

Mr. Wegela was a member and deacon of Liberty Baptist Church in Douglasville. He loved bowling. He was on a bowling league for quite some time during his life. He retired from Ford Motor Company after 30 years of service. He served during the United States Army during World War II.

He is survived by his daughter, Deborah Bigelow; sons, Frederick Wegela and Alan Wegela; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM from the Rosehaven Chapel of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home with Rev. Terry Marbut officiating.

Interment will follow in Rosehaven Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends at Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home on Monday, April 17, 2017, between the hours of 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM.

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