Mary Lavina Albrecht|
Born: Nov. 4, 1924; In Chicago
Died: July 4, 2014; In Morris
Mary Lavina Albrecht, age 89 of Coal City, passed away July 4, 2014, at Morris Hospital. Born November 4, 1924, in Chicago, Mary was a daughter of the late James and Mary "Mayme" (Ryan) Roy.
She was a graduate of Coal City HS, and on July 27, 1947, Mary married David Hamilton Albrecht, who preceded her in death on May 27, 2014. Mary was a member of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church and will be remembered for her love of family.
Survivors include four children: Terry McIntyre of Birmingham, AL, Meg (Steve) Fleming of Ft. Walton Beach, FL, Liz (Tom) Yeates of Pearland, TX, and Becky Wisman of Coal City; her daughter-in-law Lynn Albrecht of Coal City; ten grandchildren: Marissa, Michael and Steven McIntyre, David Fleming, Nathan (April) and Kristi Albrecht, Brad (Julie) Overton, Stacy (Scott) Klee and Sarah and Joshua Wisman; (12) great grandchildren: Naiya, Jordana, Lauren, Amanda, Dana, Cole, Sophia, Jasmin, Savannah, Mason, Christian and Devin; one brother James Roy of Coal City and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mary was preceded by her parents; husband David; son Frank; sister Shirley (Vic) Monbrum, and brothers and sisters-in-law: Willa Mae Roy, Fritz Albrecht, Josephine (Dominic) Giordano, Velma (William) Smith, Marquerite (Ted)Smith and Dale (Dorothy) Albrecht.
Visitation will be Thursday, July 10th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Reeves Funeral Home, 75 North Broadway in Coal City (815-634-2125). Funeral services will follow Friday, at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral home. Rev. Walter Carlson from the Coal City United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Wilmington.
Online guest book: www.ReevesFuneral.com
Published in Morris Daily Herald on July 8, 2014