Samuel A. Teolis, Supervisor | Carmella M. Teolis, Funeral Director

Albert B. Contino, 62

Mr. Albert B. Contino, 62, of Ellport passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018 at the UPMC Passavant Hospital.

Albert was born on May 27, 1956 in Ellwood City to the late Bruno Albert Contino and Rose (Mundo) Contino. He is a member of the Riverside High School class of 1974. He also graduated from the Community College of Beaver County with a degree in Auto Repair. He had worked at the Linda Jones auto dealership in Beaver Falls and the Kenny Ross auto dealership in Cranberry Twp. as the manager of the auto body department. Most recently he worked at Auto Body Products Inc. in Beaver Falls. Albert is a member of the Holy Redeemer Parish. For many years he played the bass guitar with the Kiks Band. His greatest joy was being with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Albert is survived by his wife, Sally (Minteer) Contino whom he married on July 14, 1979, his son, Adam Contino of Koppel, his grandchildren, Madelyn, Izabella, Ariana, and Brixton Contino, his sister, Ann Marie (Frank) Buda of Ellwood City, his brothers, William “Bill” (Peggy) Contino of North Sewickley Twp. and James Contino of Franklin Twp., and several nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his mother and father-in-law, Betty and Don Minteer of Ellwood City.

Visitation will be held on Monday from 6-8 pm and on Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home, Inc. and Cremation Services. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Wednesday at 10:00 am at the Holy Redeemer Church with Father Mark Thomas officiating. Interment will follow at the Holy Redeemer Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Albert’s name may be made to the Beaver County Human Society.


  • Dawn Fronius Posted July 21, 2018 7:41 pm

    I am so sorry for your loss, my thought and prayers are with you and your family.

  • Rebecca Humphrey-Rocco Posted July 21, 2018 10:52 pm

    Prayers and sympathy to the family♥

  • Janet Zikeli Posted July 22, 2018 9:30 am

    Sally and Adam, my heart hurts for you and your family. You have our deepest sympathy. Albert was one of a kind. He had a passion for life, the love of his family, and his music. The best neighbor growing up you could ask for. Please call if you need anything. Rest easy my friend. Janet & Zeke

  • Beverly Boyer Posted July 22, 2018 11:10 am

    So sorry to learn that another one of the good guys has left us. Sincere condolences to his wife, children, grandchildren, and friends.

  • Kathy Lanza Posted July 22, 2018 2:20 pm

    Our deepest sympathies to Sally and Adam and family from Arizona. Albert was a one in a million and will be greatly missed.

  • Isabella contino Posted July 22, 2018 6:12 pm

    He will be missed love izzy his rose aka his grandson

  • Buster Boots Posted July 23, 2018 4:18 pm

    I am so sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful and kind man. Everyone who knew him will miss him.

  • Robert & Margaret Contino Posted July 23, 2018 7:07 pm

    You have our Deepest Sympathy in the loss of Albert. Loved having Albert as my cousin. We lift Albert up to our Lord Jesus and pray He welcomes Albert home with his dad and mom. Jesus promised a place for albert.

  • Patricia Prettyman Posted July 25, 2018 1:36 pm

    Ann Marie I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your brother Albert. May God be with you and your family during this time. RIP Albert

  • Jim Black Posted May 12, 2023 8:11 am

    I just found out about Al’s passing. I am so very sorry and want to express my deepest sympathy to the Contino and Minteet family’s for their loss. Al was and is a very special man. Definitely a one in a million.
    A Great bass player. musician and friend.

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