Mary Carmen Albertsen, 96, entered into rest February 21, 2019 in Ripon. She
was born on August 11, 1922 to the late Joe and Mary Nunes. In heaven she joins
her adored husband of 68 years, Randy Albertsen.
Mary leaves behind many nieces, nephews and extended family that will miss her
Mary was a San Joaquin County resident her entire life. She attended Ripon
Schools and graduated from Ripon High School class of 1940. She married the
love of her life Randy in 1949 and they became inseparable. She worked alongside
Councilman John Joseph McFall and would continue after he was elected to
Congress. Mary was also a member of the Soroptimist International in Manteca where
she developed lifelong friendships while serving her community.
Mary was a talented artist and enjoyed the outdoors keeping her garden
immaculate. She enjoyed a good game of golf and spending time with her closest
friends and family. Mary was a wonderful cook and her nieces and nephews
looked forward to her exceptional dishes.
Mary carried herself with grace and beauty. She will be remembered for her soft
nurturing soul and will be deeply missed.
P.L. Fry and Son is honored to serve Mary’s family. A chapel service will be
held in her honor on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at P.L. Fry and Son
Funeral Home, 290 North Union Road, Manteca, CA. For condolences to the
family please visit our website at www.plfryandson.com search obituaries.