YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Mr. Albert Lewis Love passed away suddenly Saturday, December 5, 2020 at his home.
Albert was the son of Susie Love Bryant and Elbert Lewis.
He was born July 9, 1964 in Greenville, Mississippi moving to Youngstown, Ohio at a very young age.
He attended Youngstown City Schools graduating from East High School in 1983 where he played football and basketball.
Albert served in the Army from September 13, 1983 to May 13, 1991. He was a Specialist a Private First Class and Second Forward Support Battalion a Second Armon Division. He was awarded an army service ribbon and a National Defense Metal. He was honored with and Overseas Ribbon and Shooler Badge Ribbon.
He was also a boxer for the Army fighting all over the country in 1984. He won two championships in the tough man boxing competition in 2002 and 2003. He won third place in the APG Chapel Coffee House Chess tournament.
He had a love for being a Sensei Karate teacher. He was an avid Pittsburg Steelers fan and Baylor College football team. His hobbies were going to the casino and enjoyed playing the piano.
Albert was a dedicated father, son, brother and uncle and a Karate Sensei Armored recipient.
He will be greatly missed by his mother; three sons Albert, Jr., Lawrence (Courtnae) Love and Rhafiel Hayes, all of Texas; three daughters, Jiquala Ruston of Youngstown, Shacira Love of Texas and Zaria Love of Virginia; 11 grandchildren, Aaryn, Kashton, Kaydence, Rayquawn and
Sania Love, Cam’ron Holland, Timothy, Jr. and Ty’Juan Robinson, Amina’Ahjilai and Corey Rushton, Marquis, Jr. And Malaysia Bebbs; his brother, Lawrence Love (Carla); his sister, Leslie Bryant-Johnson and a host of nieces nephews and other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his son, Marquis Bebbs; his stepfather, Curtis Bryant; his grandparents, Jesse and Susie Love and two uncles, Luster and Sylvester Petty.
There will be a visitation from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Saturday, December 12, 2020 at F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc
Social Distancing will be upheld and you will be required to wear a mask before entering the building rules will be strictly enforced. For the health and safety of everyone, we ask that guests do not linger at the funeral home after viewing.
A television tribute will air Monday, December 14 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.
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