William W. Alberts

March 20, 1931 ‒ January 23, 2008

Mount Vernon, Ohio

William W. Alberts, age 76, of Mount Vernon, died Wednesday January 23, 2008 at his residence. William was born March 20, 1931 in Pleasant Township to J. Warren Alberts and Nellie (Robinson) Alberts and had spent his lifetime in the Mount Vernon area. He was employed for 30 years in construction with the Ohio Laborers Union and following his retirement he worked for 11 years at the Croton Egg Farm.

William was a member of the Mount Vernon Eagles Lodge, the Mount Vernon AmVets and Colonial City Moose Lodge in Mount Vernon. William was an avid sports fan most especially football.

Surviving are his daughters Sharon (Harry) Wimer of Mount Vernon and Gerry (Jim) Danison of Danville; his sons John (Linda) McManaway of Georgia and Ronald McManaway of Newark; his stepsons Frank Frost and Pat Frost both of Mount Vernon; 10 grandchildren Michael (Gail) Scott, Joe (Cindy) McManaway, Charles (Jennifer) Moran, William (fiancé Rhonda) Moran, James (Melinda) Moran, Britta VanVoorhis, Tara (Jim), Angela (J.R.), Darrell (Nicki) Smith and Marvin (Debbie) Smith; and 21 great grandchildren. Besides his parents, William was preceded in death by his wife Esther (Treese) Alberts, wife Wanda (Thomason) Alberts, 2 granddaughters Melissa Moran and Rhonda McManaway,great granddaughter Melinda Mae, brothers Colman Alberts, Orlo Alberts, Ralph Alberts, and Allen Alberts, and sisters Helen Weaver, Marcella Wolford, Amanda Oswalt.

Funeral services will be Saturday at 3 pm at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, in Mount Vernon with Pastor Troy McNichols officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 11:30 am until time of services at 3 pm.

Memorial contributions can be made to Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 700 Children’s Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43205 or to the American Cancer Society. 870 Michigan Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43215.

To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com