2018-06-13 / Obituaries

William R. Alberts

William R. “Rob” Alberts, 54, of Delphi, passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at St. Elizabeth East in Lafayette.

Rob was born Oct. 13, 1963, in Lafayette, to the late Gary L. and Sharon (Politz) Alberts. He was a 1983 graduate of Delphi Community High School.

Rob had worked at Globe Valve and then went to work at TRW in Lafayette, from where he retired. He later worked for The Andersons as a grain handler.

He enjoyed farming, fishing and was a John Deere enthusiast.

Surviving are his daughter, Kristen Brill (Nicholas) of Lowell; grandchildren, Lauren and Lucas Brill of Lowell; sister, Kim Isley (Steve) of Delphi; niece, Brittany Sales of Indianapolis; and nephew, Jonathon Sales of Delphi.

He was also preceded in death by a brother, Gary “Tiger” Alberts.

Visitation will be from noon until the 2 p.m. funeral service on Wednesday, June 13, at Davidson Funeral Home, Delphi. Pastor Eric Riddle will officiate. Burial will follow at Masonic Cemetery, Delphi.

Memorial contributions in Rob’s memory may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences may be made at www.davidsonfh.com.

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