Albert E. Robinson, 58, of Snyder, an electrician and veteran of the Korean conflict, died of an apparent heart attack Thursday (June 28, 1990) while driving to work.
A Buffalo native, Robinson learned to be an electrician while serving in the Navy from 1950 to 1954. He saw duty aboard a destroyer.
He had been an electrician for more than 30 years and was a member of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 41. He worked for the Weydman Electric Inc. since 1987.
Robinson was a member of the Order of Alhambra Cordova Caravan 26 and co-founder of the Alhambra Moorish Band. He also was involved in Alhambra's Special Olympics projects.
He was chairman of the organization's annual picnic for retarded children. He also was a member of Knights of Columbus Buffalo Council 184 and Kenmore Council 3076.
Survivors include his wife, the former Pauline L. Ambuski; three stepsons, Richard L., Casimir F. and Charles Measel Jr., all of Amherst; a daughter, Coreena M. Measel of Amherst; four brothers, George, James, Robert and Ronald, and two sisters, Edna Roth and Arlene Robinson, both of Buffalo.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Monday in Christ The King Catholic Church, 2 Lamarck Drive, Snyder. Prayers will be at 9 in Sauer-Lynett Funeral Home, 1933 Kensington Ave. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Cheektowaga.