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“My cousin Albert was a sensitive, articulate voice in Orthodox Community of Charleston I am glad I was able to spend a few hours with him recently, ...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Ted Sahley & Family - Brecksville, OH

“George and I were shocked upon receiving the msg of Albert's passing. We talked quite often and the last time we spoke he had gotten back from...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Evelyn Cassis - Charleston, WV

“To my sister Charlotte and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. I wish I knew the right words to say to help ease your pain. My thoughts and prayers...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Jane Maynard - port jervis, NY

“Please accept my condolences on the passing of Al. He was always the life of the party. Also comical. Haven't seen him for a while but will never...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Jeanette Skaff Kellerman - IA

“For many years you were part of my day RIP ”
5 of 18 | Posted by: Mike Deviese - Charleston, WV

“I knew Al as a years long friend and former co- worker . He was always on top of his game to the end. We talked on the phone over the years and he...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Ned Skaff - Simi Valley,, CA

“There are no words to tell you how sorry we are, Please know you are in our thoughts and Prayers. Albert was such a wonderful amazing man, we all...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Larry & Darrell Tucker - WV

“What a big smile and great voice , thanks. ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: Bill Gravely - WV - Classmate

“Dear Family,We were so sorry to hear of Al's passing. He was always a pleasure to be around always making you laugh. I still remember choir...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: michael cassis - JACKSONVILLE, FL

“Loved his gorgeous bass voice in our choir! Great wit! ”
10 of 18 | Posted by: Christine Michael - Huntersville, NC

“Lisa and HunterSorry to hear about you father/grandfather. May you be blessed with pleasant memories as you grieve. Sending our love and prayers. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Greg, Valerie, Drew Lytton - WV

“I was so saddened to hear about Al. He was so helpful to me at WCHS in my early days of radio. I am forever grateful for all he did and for all the...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Jim Damron - Charleston, WV

“To the Sahley Family:Please accept my sincere sympathy. God bless all of you.HLgnX ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Ted Peck - South Charleston, WV

“Rest in Peace Al.Thanks for all your years on the radio, I have the fondest memories of those days.Condolences to the family. ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Jeffrey Lanham - Saint Albans, WV

“I grew up in St. Albans, WV in the 1960's and I remember very well as a junior-high schoolboy in the early '70s listening to Al Sahley on WCHS AM-580...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: David Yost - South Charleston, WV

“We are out of town and received word that Al had passed. He was such a great part of our lives for many years. Never missed driving to work without...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Judy and Beetle Bailey - WV

“We are so sorry for your loss. He was such a fun person. I remember Al "on the air" when I was growing up in Charleston. May he rest in peace and...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Zani Cassis Autry - Urbanna, VA

“Please accept my deepest sympathies in the passing of Al. ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Josephine Cassis Hypes - Apex, NC


Albert Sahley 80 of Charleston passed away July 16, 2016.
Albert was a graduate of Charleston High School and attended WVU and Morris Harvey College (now University of Charleston). He was a well-known Radio Broadcasting personality who woke up the Charleston area every morning.
Albert loved his family, his church and was a very proud Charlestonian. He was inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame in 2006.
Preceding him in death were his parents Mary and Halem Sahley and his brother George Sahley.
Survivors include his wife, Charlotte Sahley of Charleston; daughter, Lisa Sutton of South Charleston and grandson, Hunter Moles of South Charleston; brother, Namer Sahley and wife Josephine of Charleston; sister, Joann Shaley Shaheen of Charleston and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM Wednesday July 20, 2016 at Saint George Cathedral with Rev. Father Christopher Eid officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Park, South Charleston. Visitation with the family will be Tuesday July 19, from 6 to 8 PM with Trisagion Prayer Service to follow.
In Lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to St. George Orthodox Cathedral, P.O. Box 2044, Charleston, WV 25327 or Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association, 1248 Greenbrier Street, Charleston, WV 25311.
The family will accept online condolences at: cpjfuneralhome.com
Cunningham-Parker-Johnson Funeral Home is serving the Sahley family.