July 7, 2002
Port Lavaca - Viola "Ollie" Albrecht, 79, of Port Lavaca, and formerly of Cuero, died Friday, July 5, 2002.
She was born June 11, 1923, in Shiner, to the late Alvin and Ella Jahn Berckenhoff. She worked 17 years in the Cuero High School cafeteria and was a Lutheran.
Survivors: sons, Shelton Albrecht and Kirby Albrecht, both of Port Lavaca; brother, Otto Berckenhoff of Corpus Christi; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: husband, Ervin Albrecht; parents; and brother, Gilbert Laake.
Visitation will be 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. tonight at Freund Funeral Home chapel.
Notes from Matt Cross:
2) Gilbert Laake is listed as a brother. He is actually a half-
brother as his mother remarried following the untimely death of her
father at the age of 24.
Posted by Ray J. Bacak