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“Dad, I know that you are at peace with the Lord and taking your walks and listening to the birds singing in heaven. I have an emptiness in my heart...Read More »
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Albert E. (Cambio) Camp, our beloved father, entered the Lord's Kingdom on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at the age of 90. He was born on February 18, 1925 in Lakeland, FL, son of the late Albert Cambio and Doris Henry Cambio. He spent his childhood living in Rhode Island with his large family of many brothers and one sister. Albert served his country during World War II, achieving the rank of Staff Sargent, and was deployed to many of the European battlefronts. After he was honorably discharged, Albert settled in Hartford and worked for many years as a tool designer and engineer. In the 1960s he moved to Windsor, where he lived on Poquonock Avenue until the time of his passing. In his retirement he found great pleasure in his daily walks, feeding the birds, bowling at Bradley Bowl with the Senior League and pursuing his love of watercolor painting. Al was a member of the Windsor Brush and Palette Club and presently has paintings showing at the Windsor Town Hall. He leaves to treasure his memory a son, John Camp and his wife Sheryl and a daughter, Bonnie Damonte and her husband John; six grandchildren, Ian Camp, Dylan Lomba, Jessica Porcello, Tyleen Maloney, Megan Cloutier, Amy Lewellen and 13 great-grandchildren. He also leaves a sister, Doreen DelSelva and a brother, Ronald Cambio, both of Rhode Island as well as his best friend and companion, Virginia McMahon of Canton, who will miss him dearly. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, 1747 Poquonock Ave., Windsor with burial and military honors immediately following in St. Joseph Cemetery, Poquonock. There will be no public calling hours. Carmon Poquonock Funeral Home, 1816 Poquonock Ave., Poquonock has care of his arrangements. Memorial donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301 and by visiting and the State of CT- Dept. of Rehabilitation Services- BESB (Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind), 184 Windsor Ave., Windsor, CT 06095.

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