Memorial services for Alberta Jean King will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church with the Rev. Tom Frey officiating.
Alberta King, 75, of Gillette died at her home Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, of heart complications.
She was born Jan. 25, 1937, in Orchard, Neb., the daughter of Albert and Edith (Hille) Holbrook. She was raised and educated in Orchard.
She married Keith Norman King Sr. on July 9, 1956. The couple lived in Stuart, Neb., until 1978, when they moved to Gillette.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Her hobbies included watching baseball, gardening, crocheting, camping and attending the numerous activities of her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was a member of Prince Of Peace Lutheran Church and her faith got her through the rough times. She was very generous, willing to help out if any one needed. She loved life and each adventure it held. Although she will be greatly missed, she has a new adventure now with God and her family in heaven.
She is survived by her children, Norm King, Kevin King and Tammy Morrison, all of Gillette; mother, Edith Holbrook of Stuart; brothers, Eugene Holbrook of Nebraska and Dwight Holbrook of California; sister, Carolyn Schleis of Iowa; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, father, two sons, Allan and Brent King, and brother, Rolland Holbrook.
Memorials and condolences may be sent in her name in care of Gillette Memorial Chapel, 210 W. Fifth St., Gillette, Wyoming 82716 or via the Internet at www.gillettememorialchapel.com or attached to the obituary on the News Record’s website at www.gillettenewsrecord.com.