Madalyn G. “Lynn” Albrecht, age 67, of Wonder Lake, died Thursday, November 10, 2011 at GlenBridge Nursing & Rehabilitation Centre in Niles.
She was born October 20, 1944 in Chicago to Robert and Mava (Drewes) Gersch. On February 12, 1966 she married Douglas E. Albrecht Sr. in Crystal Lake.
Formerly of Crystal Lake, Lynn had been a resident of Wonder Lake for the past 45 years. She was employed as a patient representative at Centegra Hospital – Woodstock South Street Campus for 15 years. She enjoyed bingo and going to the casino’s. She was an excellent cook and was a charter auxiliary member of the Wonder Lake Fire Protection District Station #2. Lynn also enjoyed the companionship of her German shepherd Buddy.
Survivors include her husband Douglas of 45 years; a son Douglas Jr. (Tracy) Albrecht of Genoa City; two grandchildren, Justin and Chase; a brother, Robert Jr. (Luann) Gersch; two sisters, Marla Zorrno, Melanie (Ed) Wong; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 19, 2011 at Jusen’s Wonder Lake Funeral Home, 7611 Hancock Drive, Wonder Lake, Il 60097.
The Celebration of Life will be at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 19, at the funeral home.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, memorials to the family or to German Shepherd Rescue would be appreciated by the family.
For more information call the funeral home at 815-728-0233 or you can send the family an online condolence at. www.justenfh.com