Albert L. Ripple, Jr.

Albert L. Ripple, Jr., 63, of New Bethlehem, died Sunday, April 8, 2018, at his residence.

Born on July 10, 1954, in Punxsutawney, he was a son of the late Albert L. and Margaret E. (Dunmire) Ripple.

Albert proudly served his country in the United States Army. He worked for Dawn Energy Service. He was a member of the Nevin Memorial United Church of Christ. He enjoyed playing his guitar.

He is survived by three brothers, William G. Ripple and his wife Joann, of Kentwood, Michigan, Charles E. Ripple, of Templeton and John M. Ripple and his wife Jodi, of Fairmount City, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a nephew, Joshua Walker.

Visitation will be Wednesday evening, April 11, 2018, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Alcorn Funeral Home in Hawthorn. The funeral service will be on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home, with Pastor Sam Swick officiating. Immediately following the funeral service, the Walter W. Craig Post #354 American Legion of New Bethlehem will honor their fallen comrade.

Interment will be held in the Alcola Trinity Cemetery.

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