ALBERT GERSON, a retired salesman, died on September 25, 2013.  He lived in Northeast Philadelphia.  MR. GERSON was a member of Congregation Temple Beth Ami, Chevra Bikur Cholim, and a veteran of World War II (branch of the Army).


     Husband of the late GLORIA, father of MITCHELL (CAROL) GERSON and STEVEN GERSON, brother of ELFRIEDE HILLELSOHN and the late MARGOT HIRSH, grandfather of JOSHUA GERSON, ASHLEY (SETH) DELFINER, MATTHEW (fiancee ASYA) GERDON, EMILY GERSON, and JENNIFER (fiancee AARON) GERSON, great-grandfather of EVA, MICHAEL and ELIZABETH and loving friend of ELSIE LEBERSTIEN SACHS. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Jewish National Fund, 2100 Arch Street, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103 or the Alzheimer's Association, 399 Market Street, Suite 102, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106.