Mr. Albert P. Auricchio, 86, of Gloversville, passed away at his residence on August 28, 2013. Mr. Auricchio was born October 29, 1926, in Gloversville, son of the late Louis and Anna Montigulio Auricchio. He was educated in Gloversville schools and served in the Marine Corps during WWII as an aviator and mechanic. Following his honorable discharge from the Marine Corps, Albert returned to Gloversville and began working in various glove shops. After a short time, he seized an opportunity to join the former General Telephone Company. As Albert continued to advance through the company's internal technical and educational programs, he realized an interest and aptitude with computers. As technology continued to evolve, Albert progressed as well. Retiring in 1983 from what is currently Verizon, he was a technical advisor for the computer upgrade system.