James “Jim” L. Albright, 61, of Lancaster went home to be with the Lord on January 17, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Dianna (Baldwin) Albright.
Born in Lancaster, PA he was the son of James L. Albright, Sr. and Shirley (Kline) Albright. He attended Grace Church at Willow Valley.
Jim spent much of his career with the Boys and Girls Club of Lancaster as a Youth Worker and served as Director for Camp Snyder where he positively affected the lives of many children within Lancaster.
A lover of all sports, Jim was an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Phillies. He played softball his entire life including a 60 and older league. He was also active in his children’s sporting events as both coach and fan. Jim also loved his golf outings with his two sons.
In his spare time, he enjoyed, gardening, bowling, camping and other outdoor activities. He greatly enjoyed attending classic car shows. Of greatest importance was spending time with his adoring family. His love for his family was unconditional.
Jim was a kind heart who was always willing to assist friends and family with anything that they needed. Every one knew that they could call on Jim to fix, repair or assist with any project. His talents in these areas were extraordinary and he was always willing to lend a helping hand.
In addition to his wife, Dianna, he is survived by his two sons, Ian and Thomas Albright; a daughter, Krista Dunk (wife of Allan) and a granddaughter Olivia. Also surviving are three brothers, Robert, Carey and Bryan; and two sisters, Mary and Cindy.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service at Grace Church at Willow Valley, 300 Willow Valley Square, Lancaster, PA 17602 on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 11:00 AM. A visitation will be held at the church from 9:00 AM until the time of the service. Interment will follow in Creswell Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Jim’s memory may be made to Hospice and Community Care, 685 Good Drive, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125 or to the Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute, 2102 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601. To leave an online condolence, please visit. www.DeBordSnyder.com