OLD TOWN - Sheryl D. Albert, 64, died April 1, 2015 at a Bangor hospital surrounded by family. She was born August 23, 1950 in Orrington, a daughter of Jobie W. and Arline (Call) Robinson.
Sheryl was raised in Orrington and during her last days, she reminisced about many happy times playing with her brothers and numerous cousins who lived in the area. He husband, best friend, and soulmate Leon "Sandy" Albert, never left her side and the family will be forever grateful to him for making these last few years the happiest of her life.
Sheryl raises and is survived by two devoted children, daughter Lisa Harnish-Doyer of Bangor, and son Craig Harnish of NH, grandsons Trevor and Tyler Moore of Bangor and granddaughter Taylor Marie Harnish of Winterport; paternal aunt Viola Eugena Brooks of Milbridge; many "adopted" children and grandchildren including Whiteny Devlin and Storm Lavway; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her close friend Mary A. Spencer (mother of Storm Lavway) on March 30, 2015, her parents, brothers Larry and Dennis Robinson; two sisters (daughters of her biological father), and many family members. Sheryl is looking forward to reuniting with her parents, siblings, grandparents Elizabeth and Walter "Mickey" Robinson, and numerous aunts uncles and others she asked to be mentioned: Velera Barone, Julia Belle Hincks, Effie Mae Hincks, Winfield :windy" Everett Robinson, Mary Alice Michaud, Margaret Robinson, Jenny "The Donkey" Hincks.
The family (and Sheryl) is grateful to the wonderful ICU nurses at EMMC; Kelly, Elaine, Jackie, to name a few and a certain respiratory therapist Greg (or could it be Corey). Thank you all for taking such good care of our girl.
A service to celebrate her life will be conducted 5PM Monday April 6, 2015 at Birmingham Funeral Home 438 Main St Old Town where friends may visit from 3PM until time of service.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Care of Maine c/o EMHS Foundation P.O. Box 931 Bangor, ME 04402 or by visiting www.emhsfoundation.org