Albert FRIEL

Family-Placed Death Notice

FRIEL, Albert Mr. Albert H. Friel, age 86 died December 12, 2012. A funeral service will be at 10:00am, Monday at Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church, 4385 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068. Interment will follow at Georgia National Cemetery for family members only. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 12:00-3:00pm at H.M. Patterson & Son Canton Hill, 1157 Old Canton Rd, Marietta, GA 30068. Raised in Scottsburg, IN, graduated Indiana University. Two active years in the US Navy 1944-1946 with 8 years in the reserves. Served on Air Craft Carriers USS Langley CVL-27 during World War II operating in the South Pacific. Retired after 46 years with Cummins South Co., Atlanta. Member of Mt. Bethel UMC, active Boy Scout leader with Troop 1011 for forty years. Member of American Legion Post 29 with 69 continuous years membership. Member of VFW Post 2681 and Marietta Elks Lodge 1659. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen, sister, Rita, brother, Edward, and parents, Dora and Fredrick Friel. Survivors include two children, Alan and Kebin, brothers, Fredrick, William and Joseph. Also military veterans. Please do not send flowers. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Boy Scout Troop 1011, c/o Mt. Bethel UMC, 4385 Lowers Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068. Online condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Home

H.M. Patterson & Son-Canton Hill Chapel
1157 Old Canton Road Ne Marietta, GA 30068
(770) 977-9485

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Dec. 15, 2012