Butler: Shirley Jean Albertson, 78, passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at Provena Laverna Terrace in Avilla, IN. She was born Sunday, March 22, 1942 in Trimountain, MI to the late Arthur and Gladys (Sweet) Recore. She was united in marriage to James W. Albertson on March 19, 1960 in Milwaukee, WI. and he preceded her in death on June 15, 2015.
Shirley worked at Lectron for 8 years, later retired, and she was a full-time homemaker. She enjoyed crocheting, canning food, playing Yahtzee and enjoyed jigsaw puzzles the most.
Surviving are two daughters; Edna (Tina) (Todd) Payton of Waterloo, April D. Albertson of Butler, three sons; Billy J. (Melody A.) Albertson of Butler, James C. (Deb) Albertson of Canton, OH, Joey W. Albertson of Butler. Also surviving are 8 siblings, 15 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband James W. Albertson and 5 siblings.
Memorial services for Shirley Jean Albertson will be held at 1pm Saturday, July 25, 2020, at the Free Bible Tabernacle Church, 206 W. Washington St. Butler, IN with Rev. Larry Austin of Carson City, MI. officiating. Visitation will be 2 hours prior to services from 11-1pm at the Free Bible Tabernacle Church.
Family requests memorials be given in memory of Shirley Jean Albertson to Free Bible Tabernacle Church, 206 W. Washington St. Butler, IN 46721.
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Arrangements and assisting the family have been entrusted to H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home of Butler.
Due to current conditions and restrictions of the pandemic, the family wishes that masks are encouraged when entering the church. The family will receive friends while observing social distancing restrictions. Anyone showing symptoms of the virus are asked to send condolences to the family by visiting: www.hejohnsonsfh.com
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Free Bible Tabernacle
206 W. Washington St., Butler IN 46721