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ALBERT E. ROBINSON, KOREAN VET, ELECTRICIAN

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.

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