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“1Cor1:5For just as the sufferings for the Christ abound in us, so the comfort we receive through the Christ also abounds. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Harriet Crawford - Detroit, MI

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“To the family and friends you have my deep sympathy. May the God of all comfort be with all of you. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Bobbie Smith - East Dearborn, MI

“Deeply sorry about your loss. Mr. Albertson Jr. will be missed greatly. May God strengthen you in this difficult time. Thoughts and prayers. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: - Ypsilanti, MI

“may the God of all comfort strengthen the family at this time of deep sorrow. those who pass on God keeps in his memory because they are precious in...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Evangeline Jenkins - NY

We had a wonderful time during a marketing photo shoot last summer 2017 “So very sorry for your loss. Praying that the many beautiful memories will hold you during this difficult time. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: DIana Welter

Of Jackson, MI, formerly of Detroit, MI, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the age of 93. Robert was the son of Robert Durfee and Irene Ella (Jones) Albertson born July 13, 1924 in Detroit, MI. He is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Claire (Schulze) Albertson; son, Dr. Robert (Katherine) Albertson III and their daughter Megan (Nicole) Albertson. Robert was preceded in death by his daughter, Carol Albertson; granddaughter Whitney Albertson and his parents. He was a graduate of Redford High School and Wayne State University with his Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts. Robert owned and operated Albertson Building Company for over 20 years. He was a member of Nardin Park Methodist Church in Farmington Hills, Kiwanis in Farmington and Oakland County Builders Association. He enjoyed boating, spending many winters in Florida and traveling. According to his wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family memorial service will be held at Grandlawn Cemetery in Detroit at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Nardin Park Methodist Church, 29887 W. 11 Mile Road, Farmington Hills, MI 48336.

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