Thomas V. Albery

Thomas V. Albery

Thomas V. Albery, age 81, of Newark, DE, previously of Haines City, FL, passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at Heartland Hospice. Tom was preceded in death (2008) by his loving wife of 57 years, Ann Albery; and his parents, Morris and Virginia Albery.

Tom was born in Chesterfield County, Virginia. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War on the USS Woodson DE 359. He was a member of Hiram Lodge #25, Delaware Consistory and Nur Temple Oriental Band. He also proudly served as Past Associate Grand Guardian of the International Order of Job's Daughters. Tom retired from Catalytic Incorporated (Raytheon) at the Texaco Refinery in 1991. After his retirement, Tom and Ann spent time traveling and were the happiest living in Florida.

He will be dearly missed by his family who will cherish the times they had with him. He is survived by his daughter, Cindy O'Neill and husband Herb; grandchildren, Chris and Drew O'Neill; and great grandchildren, Lily Ann and Gabriella Nickole O'Neill.

Service and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, contribution may be sent to Heartland Hospice, 256 Chapman Road, Ste. 102, Newark, DE 19702. To express an online condolence, visit

Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home


Published in The News Journal on Dec. 9, 2012