Vern Albert

Oscoda, Michigan
June 9, 1932 - March 12, 2020


Private family services will be held at a later date.

Obituary Notice

Vern Albert, age 87, of Oscoda, a former resident of Davison, passed away at his home under the loving care of his family and hospice on Thursday, March 12, 2020.
Vern was born the son of Montcalm and Frances (Wetenwall) Albert on June 9, 1932 in Flint. He graduated from Flint Central High School, Class of 1951.
Vern worked for General Motors for 30 years before retiring in 1985. He loved hockey and played for several years for the Raincheck Hockey Team in Flint and had the honor of having his boys play on the team with him.
Vern enjoyed golf, camping being outdoors, traveling and taking trips to the casino, but most of all he cherished being, a husband, father, brother,uncle and grandfather and spending time with his family all of whom meant the world to him.
Vern is survived by his best friend and high school sweetheart, Donna (Hall), whom he married on February. 10, 1951 and together they shared 69 years of marriage and raised three children. Also surviving are his children, Kristy (Terry) Harvey and Clay (Tera) Albert; his sister, Delores Aleck; six grandchildren, Donna King, Michael Jason (Lisa) King, Danielle Hankinson, Joshua (Allison) Albert, Courtney (Jonny) Martin and Rhianna Albert; 10 great grandchildren, Mechial Harrison, John King, Kennady Calloway, Cash King, Meara King, Morgann King, Alexandria Hankinson, Henry Albert, Isabel Albert, and Troy Martin and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Vern was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Kevin Albert; four brothers, Peter, Burt, Connie ”Butch” and Clayton Albert; and his sister, Juanita Ward.
Per his wishes cremation has taken place and private family services will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Iosco County Veterans. Condolences may be shared at


Iosco County Veteran's


Donna and family I'm sorry for your loss. I haven't known you and Vern very long but as long as I did he was a very nice neighbor. Vern was always eager to help, wishing he could help more. May all of you feel God's loving arms around you at this difficult time. if there's anything I can do please don't hesitate to ask.
— Molly Lee
We are so sorry about the loss of your father, Clay. Our condolences to your entire family. Love, Fred and Char Hoxie
— Charlene Hoxie
Grandpa was such an amazing man! I loved him with all my heart! Even though I was married into this wonderful family, he always made me feel welcome and loved. My prayers are with you Grandma, Ma, and family. I love you all so much!
— Lisa King
Dear Clay and family, I am so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. He was a great man. We go way back starting in the 70's. Neighbors, friends and later on camping buddies in East Tawas City Campground. We always had lots of laughs sitting around the campfire. Give your Mom our condolences and love and special love to you... you were like my own kid. Love you Clay....hang tough! Jack and Diana Quinn
— Diana Quinn
Vern was my cousin & even though it’s been many years since we’ve seen one another it’s a sad loss. Please accept our condolences & prayers for all of your family. Elizabeth Wetenhall Johnson & family (daughter of Connie & Myrtle Wetenhall)
— Elizabeth Wetenhall Johnson

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