Robert S. (Bob) Albano

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  • "Cheryl, Trish, Robbie, I love you."
    - Deb Petersen
  • "Debbie, Cheryl, Tricia and Rob, We were sorry to hear..."
    - Justin, Kara, and Jackie Albano
  • "Deb and family. I was sorry to hear of your Dad's passing...."
    - Diane Craig
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    - Craig Apple
  • "Our sincere sympathy is sent to all of you from the B wing..."
    - Karen O'Brien
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RAVENA Robert (Bob) S. Albano, 68, died Sunday, October 2, 2005. He was born and raised in Ravena, a Christian Brothers Academy and Hudson Valley Community College graduate. Bob was employed at Marshall's Transportation Center in Ravena for more than 35 years. He had a passion for people and loved to spend time with his family. He was a musically talented and giving man, who will be missed by those whose lives he touched. Bob was predeceased by his beloved wife Ann Wittenberg Albano and his parents, the Honorable Sylvester J. and Frances Albano. He was the devoted father of Mrs. Deborah (Henry) Petersen of Saratoga, Mrs. Cheryl (John) Sheridan of Hannacroix, Mrs. Tricia (David) Hartle of Latham and Mr. Robert Scott Albano and his wife Cheryl Ann of Marshall, Minn.; proud grandfather Papa of Jacey and Garianne Sheridan, Jodi Hartle and Kira, Kayla and Blake Albano. Also survived by three step-grandchildren, Kathleen and Lindsay Hartle and Julia Petersen; brothers, Michael (Collette) Albano of Ravena and John (Nell) Albano of Gautier, Miss. as well as several cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. The family wishes to thank the medical and hospice staff of St. Peter's Hospital and Kingsway Arms Community for their care and support. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, October 5 at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 9:30 a.m. Thursday, October 6 at St. Patrick's Church in Ravena. Burial will follow in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Coeymans. Contributions in memory of Bob may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Cancer Society.

Published in Albany Times Union from Oct. 3 to Oct. 4, 2005