Albert Wayne Diver Sr., 49, of Rockdale, TX, formerly of Paterson, NJ, passed away Saturday, December 27, 2014 in Rockdale, TX. Funeral services are set for 2:00pm on Saturday, January 3, 2015 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home with Ralph Sifuentes officiating and burial following at Oak Lawn Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5:00pm to 8:00pm, Friday, January 2, 2015 at the funeral home.
Albert was born October 1, 1965 in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico to Lee Diver Jr. and Carmen Luz (Hernandez) Diver. He attended John F. Kennedy High School in Paterson, NJ. He moved to Rockdale, Texas 17 years ago from Paterson, NJ.
Albert worked as a CB Operator and Repairman his entire life. He married Michele Alonzo on December 9, 1997 in Rockdale, TX. Albert was a member of the Newfound Life Worship Center in Rockdale, TX, and loved fishing, watching the Dallas Cowboys, and tinkering with CB radios. He also loved spending time with his family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his father, Lee Diver Jr.
Albert is survived by his wife, Michele Diver of Rockdale, TX; mother, Carmen Diver of Rockdale, TX; sons, Andrew Diver of Rockdale, TX, Albert Diver Jr. of Taylor, TX, Jonathan Diver of Wanaque, NJ, and Brandon Diver of Wanaque, NJ; daughter, Alejandrina Diver of Rockdale, TX; brother, Rickie Diver and wife Belkis of Hasbrouck Heights, NJ; sisters, Maggie Contes and husband Jose of Rockdale, TX, and Beverley Diver of Rockdale, TX; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers are Albert Diver Jr., Andrew Diver, Jonathan Diver, Jose Contes, Geo Contes, Rickie Diver, John Alonzo, and Brandon Diver.