Family-Placed Death Notice
ALBAR, Martin MARTIN RAY ALBAR Martin Ray Albar, age 43, died Friday afternoon, February 8, 2008. A native of Mount Pleasant, Michigan, he was born August 10, 1964. He graduated from Michigan Tech with a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering and was a member of Sigma Rho fraternity. A long time resident of Atlanta, Martin was co-owner of Stonebridge Development, Inc. He designed and built the home he shared with his wife, Blake Hammack Albar and their sons, Martin Adamson Albar (age 5) and Patrick Duggan Albar (age 3). He is preceded in death by his father, Lavigne A. Albar, and his step father, James E. Peters. In addition to his wife and two sons, he is survived by his mother, Patricia I. Peters of Michigan, brother, Todd H. Albar and his wife, Angela, of Michigan, sisters, Denise Albar Walker and her husband, David, of Michigan and Amy Albar Toth and her husband, Michael, of Massachusetts. Survivors also include step sisters, Jodi Peters VanDyke, Jennifer Peters Johnson and Jane Peters Kennedy. Also, nieces and nephews, Katherine Albar and Andrew Albar, Annette Walker and William Walker, Jack Toth, Olivia Toth and Michael Toth, Jr. as well as many devoted friends. Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 11 at 2:00 p.m. at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service and immediately following the service in the church fellowship hall. An interment will take place on Tuesday, February 12 in Edison, Georgia. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 2141 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 7000, El Segundo, CA 90245 or at www.pancan.org . Arrangements by H.M.Patterson and Son, Arlington Chapel, 173 Allen Rd, Sandy Springs, GA 30328.