Beverly Rose Albertson

Sep 30, 1927 - Jul 1, 2020

Obituary

Beverly Rose Albertson passed into Gods hands in the early morning on July 1 2020. She was born in Shelton Washington Sept. 30, 1927. She lived in Redding, California for 4 years and moving to Sacramento when she was 14 years old. She attended McClatchy High School and played the oboe and base clarinet and held first seat in the band all during her high school years. Was in the marching band and played many solos. Beverly started work at the Office of the Adjutant General’s Office when she was 19 years old and worked there for 30 years and worked up to be the supervisor of enlisted personnel for all of California. She retired at 50 years old and was given the honorary rank of Sergeants Major. She met Gene at a USO dance in Sacramento at the Clooney Clubhouse in McKinley Park in Sacramento in 1947. She married the love of her life Gene and they were married for 71 years. She had 2 sons, lived in Sacramento and moved to Folsom for the last 47 years. Gene and Bev retired at 50 years old and enjoyed many years of RVing and traveled extensively throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada. Bev was a sports enthusiast played tennis in her younger years. Gene and Bev had a love for golf and spent many hours on the golf course and enjoyed attending many professional golf tournaments throughout the United States. Bev enjoyed her retirement that included cooking, baking cookies for her grands, dressing up for Halloween and going to dances with Gene and loved to waltz. Bev leaves behind in addition to her loving husband Gene. Sons Ron and Gary, 4 grandchildren and Scott who is deceased. She is survived by 7 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. Open viewing will be held on July 14th 4PM-7PM and funeral services July 15th at 2PM at East Lawn Cemetery 5757 Greenback Lane Sacramento, California.

Guestbook

  • Laura Woody Koehn says:

    What a beautiful lady she was. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. May you feel Gods loving arms around you.

  • Kim Marjama says:

    She had many years of love and laughter surrounded by family & friends. Our prayers are with Gene and you all during this difficult time.
    Greg & Kim Marjama

  • Cynthia Rogers says:

    Only got to meet her a few times. At weddings and parties at Ron & Debbies place. She was a sweet lady. So sorry for your loss. But she is in Gods hands now. She is all of yours Guardian Angel looking down on you all. May God wrap his arms around all he family and friends. RIP Bev. Love Ron and Cindy Rogers 🙏🙏

  • CATHY BIRCH says:

    Great Gal…always happy and not complaining…In the 47 years I knew her, I did NOT know she played the oboe and bass clarinet!! (I did, too). Although me miss her, I am sure she is enjoying an Endless supply of Chocolates in heaven, and smiling at all of us.

  • Laura Albertson says:

    Bev , My Mother n law Was One of the “Best Listeners”. I have ever met . She is very much like my own Mom . Beautiful with a very Gentle and Kind Spirit. Miss you already 💞Your Daugher n Law , Laura

  • Melba Derrick says:

    Our Pinebrook coffee group will never be the same without Bev. She loved to look at pictures of our great grandchildren. She never drank coffee, but she always enjoyed the treats that were brought from time to time, and donuts on everyone’s birthday.
    She willed so much.
    I read once that when someone you love becomes a memory, that memory becomes a treasure. Bev is a treasure.

  • Melba Derrick says:

    That should say she will be missed so much.

  • Patrick Ellsworth says:

    Bev, growing up in Parkway was made easier because of your dedication to all of us kids in the neighborhood! There were times during the summer when I truly believe I spent more time at your house than my own and never felt like I had overstayed my welcome (but I’m sure I pushed the envelope)! Thank you for all you did and for allowing me into Gary’s life all those years ago, he is still my friend today! 🙏👍♥️

  • Linda Kessler says:

    I was so privileged to know Bev in our little coffee group at Pinebrook Village. I’ll remember the fun-loving sparkle in her eye and the beautiful look on her face which testified to a life lived in such positive ways. She loved her family, friends, her work and her wonderful life with her very best friend. We all miss her so much.

  • Pat Dowd says:

    Bev and Gene have been my wonderful neighbors for only ten years but no one could ask for better ones. I will remember Bev with a smile on her face and a twinkle in her eye!
    My prayers go out to Gene, her special beau, and all her family.

  • Al and Susan Newton says:

    we spent so many wonderful times over the years with Gene and Bev.Always a laugh and a smile from our Beverly.

  • Wilma Barber says:

    What a beautiful lady and so sweet and soft spoken. My prayers are with her family and their loss of Beverly.

  • Bill & Kathy Cole says:

    Bev was a sweet and lovely lady. As our next door neighbors we enjoyed knowing Bev and Gene very much. We will miss her. With sincere sympathy to Gene and her family.

  • cheri and Chris Knight says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with your family, I know Bev was well loved and will be greatly missed. ❤🙏

  • Mary Winstead says:

    Bev. sat next to me every morning at our Ladies
    morning coffee gruup. She always had a smile on her
    face, and never had an unkind word about anyone.
    She was a joy to know and I will miss seeing her at
    our coffee group. Love and prayers to her and her family.

  • Vernon and Gwen Jones says:

    We truly enjoyed spending time with Bev and Gene the times we got together in groups and at special occasions and will miss seeing her and her lovely smile. We know she will be missed by all of her family and friends.

    Gene, our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

  • Tony and Linda Perez says:

    We were so lucky to have met Bev last year in the Pinebrook exercise class. Bev is a beautiful lady inside and out and we will miss her sweet, kind spirit that always shined. We loved walking with Bev out to the lobby and seeing her face light up with so much joy and love when she saw Gene waiting for her. We’re sending our love and gentle hugs to you Gene and to your family.

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