Doris M. Albrecht
Doris M. Albrecht
Feb. 24, 1920 - March 16, 2013
DONALDSON — Doris M. Albrecht, age 93, of Donaldson, formerly of Maytown, Ill., died Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Catherine Kasper Life Center in Donaldson.
Doris was born Feb. 24, 1920 in Jump River, Wis., the daughter of Sylvester J. and Iona H. (Widman) Hiss. She was united in marriage to Floyd W. Albrecht on Feb. 20, 1943 in Plymouth. He preceded her in death July 22, 1992. She was a bookkeeper at Albrecht Grain Company from 1961 to 1984. She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Maytown, Ill. where she was active in the Altar and Rosary, Poor Hand Maids of Jesus Christ Associate in Donaldson. She enjoyed arts and crafts and was very active at the Catherine Kasper Life Center activities. She was a seamstress, gardener, and enjoyed artistic painting.
She is survived by three daughters, Barbara (Marion) Lowry of Plymouth, Ruth (Steve) Brown of Harmon, Ill., Mary (David) Gehant of West Brooklyn, Ill., two sons Steve (Liz) Albrecht of Harmon, Ill., David (Nancy) Albrecht of Hobart; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; three brothers Richard (Joan) Hiss of Michigan Center, Mich., James (Janet) Hiss of Michigan City, John (Carol) Hiss of Leesburg; five sisters Rose Hamel of Lake Bluff, Ill., Iona (Gus) Desautels of Orlando, Fla., Sylvia (Fred) Roehm of St. Louis, Mo., Peggy (Doug) McNeish of East Hampton, Mass., Patricia (Eugene) Hebior of Waukegan, Ill.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two daughters Bonnie Dickson and Martha Schulte, one granddaughter Katherine Schulte, two great-grandsons Justin and James Larson, one brother Robert Hiss, four sisters Virginia Root, Jeanette Hammes, Julia Hiss, and Rita Mansfield.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 10 a.m. CDT at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Maytown, Ill., with Father Richard Kramer, pastor officiating. Burial will be in Red Oak Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. CDT at the Garland Funeral Home, 14733 Illinois Highway, Walnut, IL 61376 with the Rosary at 7 p.m. There will be a Memorial Service at the Catherine Kasper Life Center in Donaldson at a later date.
A memorial has been established. Condolences may be sent to the family through the website: www.garlandfuneralhome.com.
The Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home has assisted in local arrangements.