THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Richard L. Albrecht
Issue Date: October 9, 2013
Richard L. Albrecht, 81, passed away at his home in Los Angeles Cal.
Born on March 4, 1932 to the late Loren and Clara (Kehoe) Albrecht, he attended Peshtigo Schools, graduating with honors in 1950 from Peshtigo High School.
Following graduation, he attended for one year at the local UW Extension Center before enrolling at the Northrop Institute of Technology in Los Angeles. After a two year interruption while serving in the army, he returned to Northrup and earned his degree in Aeronautical Engineering.
He was empoyed at Northrop for 43 years, retiring in 1994. While at Northrop, he was involved in many military projects, among them the B-2 Stealth Bomber.
He is survived by a brother, James of North Hills, Ca., a sister, Margaret (Loren) Howarth of Marinette; a sister-in-law, Kay of Sheboygan Falls; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Loren; an infant brother and a sister-in-law, Barbara.
Graveside services were held Friday, Sept. 27 at Riverside Cemetery, Peshtigo with Sister Helen Plum, S.S.N.D. officiating. Berth and Rosenthal Funeral Home assisted the family.