Vera L. Albright

June 14, 1940 ‒ January 15, 2016

Marion, Ohio

Vera L. Albright, age 75, of Marion, passed away peacefully Friday, January 15, 2016 at home. Vera was born June 14, 1940 in Marion, Ohio to the late Robert C. and Mary L. (Rutherford) Moderwell and was a proud graduate of Marion Harding High School’s class of 1958.  Vera formerly worked at Fullfillment, River Valley Schools as a cook, and spent most of her working life at GTE in their coin center.  Vera married Fred Leonard Albright on November 7, 1958, who preceded Vera in death on March 15, 2005. Together they were lifelong members of Fite Memorial Baptist Church and Marion Fly Wheels and enjoyed Jam Sessions in New Bloomington.

Vera was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister who led by an example of love, selflessness, and a willingness to help all those in need.  Vera spent many hours with the Hampton Woods Ladies playing dominoes on Tuesday nights, eating out, and attended Five-Nights on Campus at The Ohio State University at Marion. She was always ready to spend time with her family especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren  who affectionately called her GG.

Vera will be missed by son, Tim (Marcia) Albright of Morral; daughter, Amy (Steven) Fisher of Marion; grandchildren, Patrick (Monica) Albright, Ryan (Kellie) Albright, Aaron (Angel) Albright, and Cassie McCardle; great-grandchildren, Evan, Faith and Ellie; brothers, Bobby and Jack J Moderwell; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Vera was predeceased by husband, Fred Albright and brother, Robert C. Moderwell.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Denzer-Farison-Hottinger & Snyder Funeral Home from 4 until 7PM.  A funeral service will be held 10:30 AM Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at Fite Memorial Baptist Church with Pastor David Carlyle officiating.  Burial will follow at Chapel Heights Memory Gardens.  Memorial donations may be made in Vera’s honor to Fite Memorial Baptist Church.

Denzer-Farison-Hottinger & Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Albright Family and online condolences may be expressed by visiting

  • Tim and Amy,

    I want to express my deepest sympathy on the passing of your Mother. I know how difficult this time is and I pray God will grant you peace. My sympathy to all of the family.


    • I’ve been thinking about you since I found out about your Mom’s passing. I know that you will be sad about this forever but it will get better. So sorry.

  • Sorry to have the loss of another Class Mate of 1958, My Prayers are with the Family.
    Rest In Peace Vera you will not be forgotten.

  • Our deepest sympathy to the family. Vera was a great friend and classmate
    of our dear Class of 1958. Prayers are with her children, grandchildren, and
    great grandchildren.
    RIP Vera – we won’t forget you!
    Sue and Sally (Montgomery twins)

  • May Our heavenly Father wrap His arms around each of you and provide the comfort and peace that only He can give to each of you. My prayers and love are with each of you.
    I love you Vera and will miss you .
    Love Vanessia

  • To Jack and family
    I am so sorry for your loss , of Vera. Vera was a lovely lady and so good to the many people in her life. You are all in my thoughts and prayers

  • Vera always helped with our class reunions and our Ladies Lunch….RIP Vera, may love surround you and your family….Judi F.

  • R.I.P. Vera, you will be greatly missed. Will miss seeing you at Reunions, Our Class of 58 Ladies Luncheon and all the Church Concerts I could attend when I was in town. Such a lovely lady. May love surround your family and friends on this sad occasion…..JoAnn

  • Words cannot express our sympathies to you, Amy and Tim. Hold those precious memories close to your heart and know that we hold you closer in prayers and thoughts. She was a wonderful mother to you and a good friend to so many. Love you guys.

  • Vera was a beautiful person with a heart full of love for all. You were a great friend and sister-in-law. I will always cherish the years of memories. You blessed many with your love and attention. I will continue to pray for your family. You are loved and missed. Love, Mary Kay

  • In memory of Vera Albright.. a sweet and kind woman whose heart was as big as all outdoors. I know you will be welcomed with open and loving arms in Paradise.

  • My prayers are with the family. Vera was a wonderful woman and she will never be forgotten.

  • So very sorry for you loss Amy, and Tim. We both thought so highly of both your parents. May they both rest in peace.

    Don & Barb

  • My sincere condolences to the family of Vera Albright. May you find comfort in your loving memories and in God’s promise to see our love ones again through the resurrection. (John 5:28,29) With deepest sympathy.

  • Dearest Amy and Tim,

    May you both find comfort in knowing that others are holding you both close in their hearts during this difficult time. Gods presence will begin the healing in your souls as His love surrounds both of you with comfort only God can give. Wherever a beautiful soul has been, there is a trail of beautiful memories. Vera had that “beautiful soul”.

    My love to you both, Bobbie

  • Tim, Amy & Family:

    So sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. We have fond memories of the get to gathers we had with your Mom & Dad.

  • Dear Tim & Amy
    Just a note to say how sorry I am to hear of your Mom’s passing. I am praying for you both to have a peace & calmness in knowing she is partying with the Lord!
    She was such a wonderful Lady and will be missed by all!
    Sorry I could not get there but wanted you to know I sure am thinking of you!

    Love you both,

  • Dear Jack, Tim and Amy: Vera was a special lady and was always helping others, she will be missed by many. She is now enjoying her heavenly reward for a job well done. with her parents, husband and her brother Bob. Saying prayers for all of you.

    Love, Char Moderwell