Albert L. Smith

Sept. 28, 1922 Dec. 16, 2008

Albert L. Smith of Milwaukee, formerly of Waukesha, born Sept. 28, 1922, in the township of Fairchild, passed away in Milwaukee on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2008, at age 86. 

Albert was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired from Allis Chalmers after 27 years of service. After retiring, he also worked at Mill Valley Homes for 10 years. Albert enjoyed going to his property up north in the town of Easton, just north of the Wisconsin Dells.

He is survived by his sons, Tim of Nekoosa and Todd of West Bend; his devoted companion, Joyce Scheidt of Milwaukee; grandchildren, Samantha and Shawn; brother, Jack (Shirley) of Montana; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death his siblings, Phyllis, Kenny, Wally, Elizabeth Lizzy, Louis, Bud and Benny.

Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the 11:30 a.m. funeral service Saturday, Dec. 27, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 W. Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Interment to follow at Sunnyside Cemetery in Lannon, with full military honors.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.


(Freeman Dec. 20, 2008)