Dr. Albert's Story
Dr. Albert Marlin Crall, 83, of Frostburg, passed away on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.
Born Jan. 18, 1934, in Wheeling, W.Va., he was the son of the late Albert S. Crall and Matilda (Pyles) Crall. He is preceded in death by a sister Roberta Gongola and a brother Daniel Crall.
Dr. Crall taught Psychology at Frostburg State University where he retired Professor Emeritus. He was a member of Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity and active with the Boy Scouts. Dr. Crall served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1954 to 1958. He was also a member of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Keyser and the American Legion Farrady Post 24.
He is survived by his wife Sarah (Decoster) Crall; a son, Stewart Crall of Acton, Mass.; daughters, Sarah Christine Reiser, of Pittsburgh, Pa., Deborah Crall and husband Geoffrey Burley, of Frostburg, and Penelope Gillett and husband Thomas, of Cockeysville; grandchildren, Matthew, Benjamin, Jacqueline, Gregory, Roland, and Nathanial.
A visitation will be held at the Sowers Funeral Home on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, from 2 to 4 p.m. American Legion Farrady Post will accord military honors at 4 p.m.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at the Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 303 S. Mineral Street in Keyser at 11 a.m. with the Reverend Roland Nairn officiating.
Inurnment will be in Maryland State Veterans Cemetery at Rocky Gap.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Boy Scouts of America, Potomac Council, 14416 McMullen Hwy SW, Cumberland, MD 21502 or to the Scholarship Fund at the Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 303 S. Mineral Street, Keyser, WV 26726.
Online condolences may be sent to www.sowersfh.com
Published on January 16, 2018