Hudson – Albert P. Parent, 72, passed away peacefully at Marlborough Hospital, surrounded by loved ones, Friday, Oct. 19, 2012. He was born Aug. 11, 1940 in Rumford, Maine, where he was raised, and was a longtime resident of Hudson. He was formerly of Maynard.
Albert leaves behind his daughter, Jodi (Parent) Colena and her husband Shawn of Hudson, MA; his son, Christopher Parent and his wife Tamera of Rumford, ME; his siblings, Lionel and Susan Parent of Rumford, ME, Harvey and Betty Parent of Mexico, ME, Teresa and Francis Bolduc of Andover, ME and Mims, FL, Patty and Richard Knapp of Roxbury, ME and Dade City, FL and was the brother of the late Priscilla Sargent of Dixfield, ME. He also leaves his grandchildren, Kyle, Cameron and Ryan Colena of Hudson, MA and Krystal and Savannah Parent of Rumford, ME, all of whom were the light of his life. He also leaves several nieces, nephews and caring friends.
His family would like to thank all the special friends and caregivers at Kindred Nursing Home in Marlborough for making him feel like he was family. He truly loved everyone there.
Albert worked for several companies including Frank Maurer Co. in Concord for many years before retiring. He was a member of the Hudson AMVETS Post 108 and Hudson Rod and Gun Club.
A service and celebration of Albert's life will be held Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 11:00 a.m., in the Tighe-Hamilton Funeral Home, 50 Central St., Hudson. Burial will follow in Forestvale Cemetery of Hudson. Calling hours for Albert will be held Monday, Oct. 22, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Albert may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, P.O. Box 78960, Phoenix, AZ 85062-8960 or online at https://secure.mdausa.org/donate/.