Albert Scalleat Hazleton/Ft. Lauderdale/ Las Vegas – passed away quietly on Oct 4 at the age of 97. Albert was born into a large Italian family in the coal region of Hazleton Pa in 1920. He was the youngest of 8 children. He was married to Rose for 73 years, had two boys Albert and Michael. Albert"s passing was the end of an era. A family man of few words, truly old school, fiercely loyal, always there to help when needed. Dinners with extended family, along with the perfect Crown Royal Manhattan were his biggest joys. He loved gambling too. Both as a player and the house! Many new Cadillac's thru the years, typically blue and always spotless. The last survivor of the Scalleat Family, Albert was predeceased by brothers, Samuel, Joseph and Pasquale and sisters Nellie DeLorenzo, Anna Cameron ,Sue Belletiere and Rosella Pense and Grandchild Alisha Scalleat. Albert is survived by his sons, Albert and Michael, Grandchildren, Lori Scalleat, Albert Scariati and Dennis Scalleat, Great Grandchild Lucas Lazlo Lapour.
A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Joseph Husband of Mary Catholic Church, 7260 W. Sahara Avenue; Las Vegas, on Wednesday at 10 a.m.
In Lieu of Flowers please make a donation in memory of Albert Scalleat to: Candelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation, 8990 Spanish Ridge Ave, Las Vegas, Nevada 89148