Barbara L. Albright

Obituary for Barbara L. Albright

August 25, 1947 - February 16, 2019
Montgomery, Illinois | Age 71

Obituary

Barbara L. Albright, 71 years of age, peacefully went home to the Lord with her loving family surrounding her on February 16, 2019. Barb was born August 25, 1947 in Benton, IL to Elsie Robey and Rhoadell Cooper.

Barb is survived by her loving husband Jimmy E. Albright of 58 years, whom she married on September 1, 1960. Barb and Jim had 7 children: Shirley (Thomas) Haas of Aurora, IL, Jimmy (Christine) Albright of Montgomery, IL, Earl (Kimberly) Albright of Montgomery, IL, Virginia (Danny) McCormick of Seneca, IL, Celia (Kenneth) Hochstetler of Virginia Beach, VA, Stella (Russell) Butuso of Newark, IL and Jimmy (Cearise) Albright of DeKalb, IL; her siblings, Patsey Corn, Sharon Cavins, Debbie Lynch, Connie and Spencer Cooper. Barb was the loving grandmother of many grandchildren and great grandchildren that gave her great joy.

Barb retired from Dial Corporation in Montgomery, IL. In her spare time, she loved planting flowers and having her family at her house. Barb could always be found in her favorite chair in the kitchen, with a bright smile, warmly welcoming all who came into their home. She always hosted her family's holidays and was often found in the kitchen with coffee brewing and cooking. Never one to judge, she made a friend in all she met, including one of her best friends Susan Onken.
Barb was fiercely loved, a strong woman in her own right and will be greatly missed by all those that knew her.

Barb is preceded in death by her mother, Elsie Robey; father, Rhoadell Cooper; brothers, Richard, Fred and Wally Cooper and a grandson,Thomas E. Haas, Jr.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 from 4-8 P.M. at The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Place, Aurora, IL 60506. A service to celebrate her life will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 11 A.M. also at The Healy Chapel, Aurora. Interment will be at Lincoln Memorial Park.

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332 W Downer Pl
Aurora, IL 60506
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