Albert Joseph Sendelbach, 88, of Port Clinton, and formerly of Fostoria, died Monday, Sept. 22, 2008, at Stein Hospice Care Center in Sandusky.
He was born Oct. 22, 1919, to Sebastain and Dorothy (Scherger) Sendelbach in Liberty Township, Seneca County. He married Margaret Saum Oct. 22, 1945. She preceded him in death in 1985.
Surviving are his daughter, Catherine Lammie of Sarasota, Fla.; a grandson, David (Jean Louise) Lammie of Port Richey, Fla.; a sister, Florence Lofay of Tiffin; and his life companion, Josephine Marshall of Port Clinton.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Pauline Eckert and Mary Reilding; five brothers, Frank, Robert, Edmond, Richard and Bernard; a half-brother, Arthur Brothers; and a half-sister, Esther Russell.
Before moving to Port Clinton, Albert lived in Kansas, Ohio, and Fostoria. He served 1941-45 in the U.S. Army during World War II and retired in 1982 from the former Ex-Cell-O Corp. (now Textron) in Fostoria, where he was a set-up man.
Albert was a member of American Legion, Port Clinton, and Knights of Columbus, Fostoria. He enjoyed golfing, bowling and fishing on Lake Erie.
Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, 2008, at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria, with a prayer service at 5 p.m.
A graveside service is 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 26, 2008, at St. Wendelin Catholic Cemetery, Fostoria.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, Sandusky.