Dale S. Albright
Dale S. Albright, age 71, of Kearney, passed away on Monday, April 1, 2019, at CHI Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. A private family graveside will be held at a later date. Memorials are suggested to the family for future designation. Condolences may be shared online at www.osrfh. com. Services are entrusted to O’Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral and Cremation Services. Dale Sidney Albright was born on September 30, 1947, in Kearney to Sidney and Rita (Wild) Albright. He received his education and graduated from Elm Creek High School. He married Dianne Wright in Lincoln. Dale enlisted in the U.S. Army on November 8, 1967. While serving in the Army he earned a purple heart and a bronze star before being honorably discharged on June 11, 1969. Dale worked as a Machine Operator for Eaton Corporation for over 30 years. Dale enjoyed collecting guns, hunting, and trap shooting. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Dianne, of Kearney; children, Juli Byrne and her husband, Dennis, of Gibbon, Jammie Wright and his wife, Shawni, of Elm Creek, and Jeffrey Wright, of Kearney; grandchildren, Chad and his wife, Kristin, Ashley, Sadie, Nathan, Carol, Raygan, Matthew, and Morgan; great-grandchildren, Gunnar and Tobie “Snicklefritz;” along with other relatives and many friends. Dale was preceded in death by his parents.