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In Memory of

Albert Macino

April 5, 1936 - June 17, 2017

Obituary


Albert E. Macino, age 81 of Wilmington, passed away Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice with his wife and pastor by his side.
He was the beloved husband of Patricia (Patty) Macino and father of Deborah (Debbie Macino). He was born in Vandergrift, PA April 5, 1936 on Palm Sunday, the son of the late Victor and Mary Macino. He graduated with honors from Robert Morris University majoring in accounting. Al proudly served his country in the US Army Counter Intelligence Core.
Al made his career in Insurance working at...

Albert E. Macino, age 81 of Wilmington, passed away Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice with his wife and pastor by his side.
He was the beloved husband of Patricia (Patty) Macino and father of Deborah (Debbie Macino). He was born in Vandergrift, PA April 5, 1936 on Palm Sunday, the son of the late Victor and Mary Macino. He graduated with honors from Robert Morris University majoring in accounting. Al proudly served his country in the US Army Counter Intelligence Core.
Al made his career in Insurance working at Erie, Nationwide, CNA, and retired from NORCAL Mutual in San Francisco as CEO and President. He relocated to Wilmington in 1993 where he served on various committees and boards.
Al's passion was exercise. He played basketball, racquetball, and tennis. He was also a runner, bicycler, swimmer and hiker and could be found most days at the workout room. One of his favorite things was going to Blowing Rock, NC to hike in the Smokey Mountains with his family, friends and two dogs.
Al was a loving husband, father, brother, uncle, and friend. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Patty Macino, daughter, Debbie Macino, sister, Joanna Tate, nephews, Mark (Kathy) Tate, Alan (Robin) Tate, niece, Lisa (Joe) DeBenedetto and grandnephews Chris and Daniel (Beth) Rodgers and Derek and Victor DeBenedetto. His family would like to thank the entire staff at Lower Cape Fear Hospice for the loving, excellent care they gave Al.
A memorial service to celebrate Al's life will be held 11:00 AM on Saturday July 22 at St. Matthews Lutheran Church at 612 S. College Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401 or the Alzheimer's Association (www.alz.org) or (www.michaeljfox.org) for Parkinson's research.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.coblewardsmithwilmington.com