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Luz (nee Reza) Albrecht

May 28, 1938 ~ November 27, 2019 (age 81)

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Luz Albrecht, 81, of McHenry, died Wednesday, November 27, 2019, at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Barrington.  She was born May 28, 1938, in Chihuahua, Mexico, to the late David and Maria (nee Orozco) Reza.

Luz enjoyed line dancing and lunching with Norm and his line-dancing ladies, traveling, weekend-getaways to Chicago with Mrs. Bello and Dolores; and craft shows and lunching with Sue.

Survivors include her children, Veronica Sandora and Gustavo Medrano; granddaughters, Jasmine Sandora and Victoria (Ryan) Washburn and Cassie and Samantha Medrano; sister, Irma (Victor) Martinez; sisters-in-law, Sandra and Constance Reza; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.

In addition to her parents, Luz was preceded in death by her husband, William Albrecht in 2005; and brothers, David, Javier, Louis, and baby-boy Reza.

Visitation Thursday, December 5, from 3 p.m. until the time of wake service at 8 pm., at Hamsher Lakeside Funerals and Cremations, 12 N. Pistakee Lake Rd., Fox Lake.  Funeral Mass, 10 a.m., Friday, December 6, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 2302 W. Church St., Johnsburg.  Private inurnment in St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery Columbarium, Johnsburg.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Luz’s name may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital,, 800-805-5856, or 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN, 38105.

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December 5, 2019

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hamsher Lakeside Funerals & Cremations
12 N. Pistakee Lake Rd.
Fox Lake, IL 60020

Funeral Mass
December 6, 2019

10:00 AM
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
2302 W Church St.
Johnsburg, IL 60051

Private Inurnment

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
2302 W. Church St.
Johnsburg, IL 60051


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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