Albert Pierre Faure

By From page A2 | December 28, 2012

Albert Faure

Aug. 14, 1935 — Dec. 6, 2012

Albert was born Aug. 14, 1935, in Price, Utah, the son of Albert and Augusta Faure. He attended Notre Dame School and graduated from Carbon High School in 1954. Albert served in the U.S. Army after high school and was stationed in Puerto Rico. He returned to Price and graduated from Carbon Junior College. In 1962 he married Mary Margaret Chiara and they moved to San Jose, Calif., where he worked as a Mechanical Technician for the Lawrence Radiation Laboratory in Livermore, Calif.

In 1974 Albert moved his family to Placerville, Calif., where he opened a print shop, Ace Copy. He sold his print shop and worked at Lucky’s/Albertsons until he retired. He was active in the Placerville Kiwanis Club and served as president of the club in 1982-83. He was an avid San Francisco 49er Fan. He also loved to travel and went on many trips with his friends and relatives.

Albert is survived by his wife, Mary; daughters, Shelly Hoisington and Anita (Paul) Chavez; his sister, Alberta Larson; and grandchildren, Tyler Hoisington, Samantha Chavez and Josh Chavez. He also leaves behind many loving nieces, nephews and friends. He died Dec. 6, 2012.

A memorial Mass will be held Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at 11 a.m., at St. Patrick’s Church, 3109 Sacramento Street in Placerville, Calif. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Kiwanis EDCF — Placerville Kiwanis Memorial Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 1388, Placrville, CA 95667 or to Kiwanis Family House, UC Davis Medical Center, 2875 50th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817. Online condolences may be posted at


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