|Birth: ||Mar. 22, 1940|
|Death: ||Mar. 11, 2010|
Jane A. Albrecht, 69, of Sycamore, Ill., died Thursday, March 11, 2010, at DeKalb County Rehab and Nursing Center in DeKalb. She was born March 22, 1940, in Sycamore, the daughter of Alton and Ellen (Balcom) Kuntz. She married Syd M. Albrecht on June 26, 1965, at Sycamore United Methodist Church. He preceded her in death July 2004. Jane was a 1958 graduate of Sycamore High School. She worked for Sycamore's newspaper, The True Republican, before being hired in 1962 by Ralph Joiner to work at the courthouse. She enjoyed 34 years employment at the courthouse while raising her daughter. In February 1996, she retired as chief deputy county clerk of elections. In retirement, Jane and Syd divided their time between their summer cabin in Minocqua, Wis. and their winter home in Pharr, Texas. They were blessed with many wonderful friends in Minocqua, Sycamore and Pharr. Jane enjoyed camping trips in their motor home and made dolls for the Salem Lutheran Church. She also organized class reunions for over 30 years.
She is survived by a daughter, Lisa Albrecht of Wakefield, Mich.; a sister, Alta (Bob) Hough of DeKalb; many beloved nieces and nephews; and the remaining members of the class of 1958.
She is predeceased by her parents and husband.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 17, in Olson Funeral and Cremation Services, Ltd., Quiram-Sycamore Chapel, 1245 Somonauk St., Sycamore, with the Rev. William Landis officiating. A visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral chapel. Interment will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Sycamore. For information call 815-895-6589 or visit www.olsonfh.com to share a memory or condolence. Published in Daily Chronicle from March 15 to March 19, 2010
Syd Albrecht (1940 - 2004)*
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Record added: Mar 15, 2010
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Added: Dec. 19, 2010