William Joseph "Joe" Albertson

May 23, 1921 - May 5, 2013

William Joseph “Joe” Albertson, age 91, of Richardson, Texas, passed away May 5, 2013, in Richardson. Joe was born May 23, 1921, in Dallas, Texas, to William H. and Helen (Winston) Albertson. He married Louise Sanders on December 13, 1939, in Coleman, Texas. Joe was a member of Prestonwood Baptist Church for over thirty years, a follower of Christ for eighty-four years. His life was a testimony of love and devotion to his Lord and family demonstrated by faithfulness and service.

He is survived by his wife of 73 years, Louise Albertson of Richardson, Texas; son, William Joseph Albertson, Jr. and wife, Paulette of Sahuarita, Arizona; daughters, Merri Parrish of Richardson, Texas and Susan Roitsch and husband, Charles of Dublin, Texas; grandsons, Philip Parrish, Patrick Parrish, and Charles Joseph “C. J.” Roitsch; granddaughters, Jill Mori, Jackie Niznik, and Mary Louise McNutt; great-grandsons, Ryan, Jordan, William, and James; great-granddaughters, Jennifer, Rachel, Jade, and Avery; great-great-granddaughter, Elizabeth; and sister, Helen Havins of Holliday, Texas.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Friday, May 10, 2013, at Prestonwood Baptist Church Chapel in Plano, Texas.