Albert Thomas Charles

Albert Thomas Charles

Sept. 6, 1947 ~ July 17, 2020

Albert Thomas Charles “Caboosie” was born on September 6, 1947 to Sankey and Olga Charles.  He passed away on July 17, 2020 in Palmer, Alaska where he was for medical reasons. 

Albert attended Koyuk Elementary School, Wrangell Institute, Mt. Edgecumbe High School, Haskell Institute and CPA training.

He worked as general manager at the Koyuk Native Corporation, city clerk at City of Koyuk, and grant writer at the Native Village of Koyuk and served on the City Council.  He was also a business clerk in Anchorage and city clerk in Golovin.  He filled out income tax forms for different individuals in Koyuk and Golovin.  He also was an ABE tutor.

He is survived by his sisters Violet, Maryann “Gummick”, Arlene and Mary Darlene; brothers Chuckie, Leslie “Hindy” and wife Anne Marie, Leo and wife Becky, Clifford “Buddy”, and Dwayne and wife Flora and Dennis Adams.  He is also survived by his stepmother Alice Charles and her daughters; his daughters Ruby, Carol, Loretta, Elizabeth and brother Shaun Daniels and all of their families. 

He is preceded in death by his Mom Olga, Dad “Pop” Sankey, brothers Franklin, Robert “Putto”, Moody, Clifton, Larry and Richard Daniels, and sisters Lucille “Bun” and baby sister.

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