Roger Dean Albertson, 80, of Big Spring died Saturday, June 30, 2012, after a long illness. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, July 6, 2012, at Myers & Smith Chapel.
He was born Nov. 29, 1931, in Frankeville, Iowa. Roger served in the U.S. Navy as a draftsman before graduating from Iowa State University and starting a career teaching art and science to students in Iowa, California and Illinois. He worked as a national park ranger at Mt. Rainier, Wash., and at the Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor.
He moved to Big Spring Feb. 3, 2005, from Florida.
Roger was predeceased by his wife, Elizabeth, but is survived by three sons and their families.
The family suggests memorials to Big Spring Symphony, P.O. Box 682, Big Spring, TX 79721-0682.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com