Albert-Butler-Obituary

Albert Eugene Butler Jr.

St. Inigoes, Maryland

Sep 17, 1928 – Jul 13, 2018

Obituary

Albert E. Butler Jr., affectionately known as "Hop Sing", was born to the late Albert E. and Veronica Matilda Gough Butler on September 17, 1928, in Philadelphia, PA. Albert was called to eternal rest on Friday, July 13, 2018. He received his early education at Cardinal Gibbons School. He married Mary Catherine Clayton (Hickson). Out of that marriage, 13 children were born; 9 boys and 4 girls. He was later married to Brenda Baylor in April, 2003.
Albert was employed as a roofer for 18 years at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC. Albert enjoyed fishing, crabbing, cooking, dancing, family gatherings, landscaping, and most of all, fixing and repairing anything that needed fixing. He was well known throughout the community for mowing lawns and building or fixing anything that was asked of him.
Albert was preceded in death by his son, Thomas A. Butler; daughters, Judy Perrine and June L. Butler; his siblings, Doris Miller and James M. Butler.
He leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Brenda Baylor Butler of 15 years; sons, Eugene R. Butler (Deborah) of Mechanicsville, MD, Glenn A. Butler (Robert) of Port St. Lucie, FL, Donald H. Parker (Deborah) of Accokeek, MD, James D. Butler of Baltimore, MD, John O. Butler (Jackie) of Great Mills, MD, William K. Butler (Faye) of Great Mills, MD and Norbert Patrick Butler (Michelle) of Oxon Hill, MD; daughters, Avis M. Butler of Lexington Park, MD and Benita A. Butler of Lexington Park, MD; one step-daughter, Melissa "MeMe" Baylor of St. Inigoes, MD and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends. Albert also leaves to cherish his memories his siblings, Mary Carroll of Ridge, MD, Anita Birdine of Ridge, MD, Vernell Price (Lester) of Lexington Park, MD, Charlene Ferrell (Hayes) of Atlanta, GA and Agnes Crafton of Ridge, MD.
Family and friends will unite on Friday, July 20, 2018 for visitation at 9 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am at St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, 16922 St. Peter Claver Rd, St. Inigoes, MD. Interment to follow at St. Peter Claver Church cemetery.

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MISSING YOU EVERYDAY BABY. EVERY TIME I WALK IN THE DOOR I EXPECT TO SEE YOU SITTING ON THE SOFA. MISSING YOU DEARLY. I LOVE YOU. YOUR WIFE BRENDA BUTLER.

We will miss you always. You were my first father-in-law, like a real Father and a wonderful grandfather to my son, Otuka.

HONEY MISSING YOU ALREADY. RIP UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN. YOUR LOVING WIFE BRENDA BUTLER. I LOVE YOU. AMEN.

My deepest Sympathy

To Benita, Avis, Gene, Glenn, Donald, James, Slim, Bunny, and Pat and family: We extend our heartfelt condolences in the passing of your dad, Hop Sing. We hope your fond memories of him will help to bring you comfort at this time and in the future.

John & Carolyn Jackson

Brenda and Family,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of bereavement.

May the Lord Jesus Christ continue give you peace and comfort.

Blessings,

Terry and Betty Hewlett
Bahama, NC