Dr. Alberto "Pipoy" Hizon Del Corro of Steelville, Missouri passed away Friday, August 21, 2020 at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis at the age of 73 years, 9 months and 17 days. He was born November 4, 1946 in Pampanga, Philippines to Angel and Concettion Hizon Del Corro. On February 13, 2004 in Annapolis, MD, he was united in marriage to Karen Nestor.
Alberto graduated from medical school at the University of the East in the Philippines. He worked as a General Surgeon in Baltimore, MD at a hospital from 1972 to 2014 and afterwards in Stillwell, OK. The last three years, he and his wife traveled to the Philippines for medical mission work. After retirement two years ago, he and his wife moved to Steelville. He enjoyed playing golf and woodworking.
He is survived by his wife, Karen Del Corro of Steelville, MO; one son, Andrew Del Corro of Ocean City, MD; one stepson, Ronald “Dale” Lawrence of MD; one stepdaughter, Jennifer (Caleb) Sizemore of West Virginia; one brother, Adolso Del Corro; four sisters, Aurora Macaraeg, Aida Sanford, Anicia Del Corro and Alma Mendoza; three grandchildren, Olivia, Eliana and August; other relatives; and friends.
The Family received friends from 11:00 a.m. until time of service on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, MO.
A Memorial Service was held at 12:00, Noon, on Saturday, August 29, 2020 with Pastor Slayder Betts officiating. The service was Live on Facebook on the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home page. Special music of "This is my prayer for you", "Closer than a Brother" and "Home" was played. Memories were shared by his wife, Karen, and many other friends.
The Family was served by the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home of Steelville, MO.
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