Albert J. Mahlberg

Albert J. Mahlberg, 60, of Maple Ridge Township, died August 17, 2011 at Unity Hospital in Fridley. 

Albert Mahlberg was born March 17, 1951 to Albert and Magdalena (Kaiser) in Vienna, Austria.  In 1956 they moved to America and settled in Minneapolis and then moved to Anoka and finally to Braham. As a child Al went to elementary school in Minneapolis, middle school in Anoka and graduated from Braham High School, class of 1969.

Al worked at Ware Manufacturing in New Hope for several years before joining Leaf Industries in Plymouth, where he worked for over 30 years. He enjoyed going to the casino, watching sports on TV, and playing the accordion and guitar. Al was happy doing family activities especially going to the Frontier Steak House in Princeton. He loved taking walks with his dog, Capone.

He is survived by brother, Robert (Robyn) of Andover and their children Jaime (Troy) Grabow and their children, Abigail and Annika of Edina and Heather Mahlberg and her daughter, Peyton of Eldon, Mo. and brother, Joey of Isanti.

Memorial Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 27, 2011 at Strike Funeral Home – Cambridge Chapel with Rev. Delwayne Hahn officiating.  A time for visiting will be held one hour prior to the service.