BAR HARBOR – Darrell F. Albee Jr., age 93, passed away peacefully in the Ellis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Norwood, Mass., on Sunday, July 24, 2016.
Born in Norwood on June 4, 1923, he was the son of the late Darrell F. and Catherine G. (McManus) Albee. He graduated from Walpole High School with the Class of 1943.
After graduation, Darrell proudly served his country in the United States Navy during World War II. Upon his return from the Navy, Darrell settled back in his hometown of Walpole and took a position as an assembler with the General Motors Corp. in Framingham.
He retired after 38 years of service. Darrell was a member of the United Auto Workers International, Local 422 from 1948 to 1980 and the Retirees Chapter from 1980. He loved spending time in Bar Harbor during the summer, after his retirement.
Beloved husband of Margaret E. (Taylor) Albee. Loving father of Mary Elaine and her husband, David Thurber, of Foxboro, and Patricia A. Jondro of Walpole. Cherished grandfather of five great-grandfather of seven.
Memorial donations may be made to: Jimmy Fund, c/o Dana Farber, P.O. Box 849178, Boston, MA 02284 or Saint Jude’s Church, 86 Main St., Norfolk, MA 02081.