The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

October 10, 2013

Irene M. Brodrecht


The Clinton Herald

---- — Irene M. Brodrecht

Oct. 4, 1919 - Oct. 7, 2013

MOUNT CARROLL, Ill. — Irene M. Brodrecht, 94, of Mt. Carroll, IL, died Monday, October 7, 2013, at FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport, IL.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, October 12, 2013 at the Fulton Chapel - Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jim Jensen, associate pastor: Gateway Faith Fellowship, Fulton, IL, officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Friday, October 11, 2013 at the Fulton Chapel - Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home. Interment will be at the Fulton Township Cemetery, Fulton, IL.

Memorials have been established.

Irene was born October 4, 1919 in Galena, IL to Charles and Frieda M. (Peterson) Johnson.

Irene was educated in the rural Jo Davies County grade schools.

She married Delbert J. Brodrecht on March 7, 1942 in Kahoka, MO; he died in 1978.

She was employed by Drives Inc. in Fulton, IL until retiring in 1986. She enjoyed reading, shopping and gaming.

Survivors include two daughters, Dorie (Dale) Schnitzler, Mt. Carroll, IL and Donna (Bruce) Wittbecker, Thomson, IL; one son, John D. Brodrecht, Mt. Carroll, IL; 13 grandchildren; many great and great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, one daughter, one son and five brothers.

Death date: Oct. 7, 2013


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