March 23, 1928 - April 4, 2017
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Sunday 6/4

A private Memorial Gathering will be held at the home of Linda Engelbrecht Sorin on Sunday, June 4, 2017.

Memorial Contributions

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Suite 800, Chicago, IL, 60631.


Ingeborg Elvira Engelbrecht, nee Grahl, longtime resident of Westchester, IL, died at the age of 89 on April 04, 2017, in Morton Grove, IL. Born on March 23, 1928, to Gertrude and Walter Grahl in Obernigk, Silesia, Germany, she was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Traugott (John) Johannes Engelbrecht. Ingeborg movedContinue Reading

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Paul Kaihla left a message on May 31, 2017:
Larry and Linda were so lucky to have a mother like Inge. She was so giving, so open with her emotions, and so comfortable in her own skin. Totally bereft of guile. Having scanned archival images for this event, I now appreciate another dimension of Inge: She was a great beauty. She could have been a model or a movie star. We didn't think like that back then. We were just kids. Inge was simply Larry's and Linda's mom -- and an exceptional one. May her soul be sanctified.
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Christina left a message on May 30, 2017:
My memories of Tante Inge at the Englebrecht cottage in Batchewana are of her kindness and beauty which made a lasting impression on me, and I look back on my visits there with much fondness.
Haben Funeral Home & Crematory left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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