Donald "Don" Albert, died at the age of 79 at his home near Tucson, Donald "Don"
Albert, died at the age of 79 at his home near Tucson, Dean Spent Also spent some time
at his mother's grandparents' farm in Perry, NY.
Graduated from Western High School (1949) in Washington, DC. Served in the Navy
aboard the aircraft carrier USS Oriskany during Korean War.
Alumnus of George Washington University. Don lived in Washington, DC, Marblehead,
MA and Florida before settling near Tucson. As a salesman and entrepreneur, he
traveled all over the world in the search for unusual products to sell or in search of
customers. His first job was scouting Mobile gas station locations in the Canary Islands.
An avid traveler, he attended almost every summer Olympics for decades, and made
many visits to Europe and Africa. Don was very active in Oriskany veteran and Little
Outfit alumni activities.
No funeral will be held. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery. A memorial is planned
at the Little Outfit. Arrangements by ADAIR FUNERAL HOMES.