Albert W. Al Strassburger

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Albert W. "Al" Strassburger

July 15, 1927 - February 15, 2019

Albert W. Al Strassburger Albert W. "Al" Strassburger, age 91, of Egeria Road, Odd, WV, passed away at the Beckley VA Medical Center on Friday, February 15, 2019.
Born on July 15, 1927, in Dorchester, WI, he was the son of the late Walley and Minnie Strassburger.
Al was a retired bus driver for Greyhound Bus Lines, and was a WWII and Korean Conflict Veteran, serving his country for 10 years in the Marine Corps, and later in the US Navy.
He was a member of Memorial Freewill Baptist Church on Egeria Road, American Legion Post 32, VFW Post 4469, and Disabled American Veterans.
Al also was a member of the Masonic Lodge #95, AF&AM in Beckley, and was a previous Chaplain in the lodge. He was a member of Order of Eastern Star Lodge #33 in Athens, and Scottish Rite #32 Beni Kedem.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter-in-law Della Airey.
Those survivors left to cherish his memories include his wife of nearly twenty years, Norma Sue Taylor Strassburger; step son Lewis Airey of Odd, step daughter Amy Barton and husband Mike of Valley Center, CA; grandchildren: Scott Strassburger and wife Sherry of Dorchester, WI, Michael Levering of San Diego, CA, Bethany Levering of Lexington Park, MD, Lewis Airey III of Odd, and Sarah Barton of Valley Center, CA, and seven great grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home Shady Spring Chapel on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at 11AM with Rev. David Wilson, assisted by Rev. Charles Tilley, officiating. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens at Prosperity, WV. Friends may visit with the family from 9 AM until service time on Tuesday at the funeral home. Beckley Masonic Lodge #95 AF &AM will serve as pallbearers and conduct Masonic Graveside Rites. The American Legion Post #32 will provide military honors. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to any veterans organization. Private online condolences and other expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family via our guestbook at Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home Shady Spring Chapel, 729 Flat Top Road, Shady Spring, WV.
Published on February 16, 2019
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William nicholson
Feb 27, 2019
Sorry about al from an old greyhound driver in jax fl. Al was quite a legend with greyhound. Last saw you guys in orlando at a dinner. May he rip and god bless the family
Robert and Bridgette Startz Columbia, SC
Feb 17, 2019
Sue and family, Our sincere condolences. We feel very fortunate to have been able to get together a couple summers ago. Our days spent getting to know both of you was wonderful. God Bless Al, May the many wonderful memories bring you comfort and peace at this time. Robert and Bridgette
Cindy valdez and family
Feb 16, 2019
We love you very much uncle al you will always be in our hearts . You were so special. ❤️❤️😄
Loretta Burress
Feb 16, 2019
I am so sorry to lose a good friend. He was a good Christian man. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.. He was with me and my sister when my sister Della Airey passed away.
Veda Gravley
Feb 16, 2019
Sorry for your loss Sue. Al was a very good man and a friend to our family prayers for all of the family
All my love Veda