Albert "Al" Carinci

ALBERT AL CARINCI Age 83, of Albuquerque, NM went to be with the Lord Friday, March 21, 2014. Son to Dionino and Sarafina Carinci, Al was born in Pittsburgh, PA in 1930. He graduated from Central Catholic High School in Pittsburgh where he excelled in athletics. In 1949, Al accepted a scholarship to Saint Michaels College in Santa Fe where he studied until entering the United States Army in 1952. After his release from active duty in 1954, Al began work at Public Service Company of New Mexico. After several years working in Santa Fe, he moved to Albuquerque where he was in charge of the Westside customer service office until his retirement in 1986. Al remained active in the community after retirement, volunteering with several local churches and civic groups. He was an avid bowler who competed in several pro-am tournaments and local league play. Al was a lifetime member of American Legion Post 663 in Pittsburgh where his father was Post Commander. He is a past member of the Santa Fe Host Lions Club and Albuquerque North Lions Club. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus for many years. He is survived by his beloved wife of 27 years, Becky; daughters, Carolyn, Carla and Carmen; sons, Tom, Anthony, Randy and Mike; 16 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and two older brothers, Dominic and Joseph. A graveside service and burial took place Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 9:45a.m. at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Please visit our online guestbook for Albert at FRENCH - Westside 9300 Golf Course Rd NW Albuquerque, NM 87114 505-897-0300

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FRENCH Funerals – Cremations - Westside
9300 Golf Course Road Albuquerque, NM 87114
Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Mar. 30, 2014