Angela Joy Engelbrecht, 88, of Dyersville, formerly of Fort Dodge, died peacefully Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011, at Oak Crest Manor, Dyersville. Visitation and funeral services were held Nov 1, at Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville where Mrs. Nancy Lange officiated. Burial was at North Lawn Cemetery, Fort Dodge.
Joy was born Sept. 19, 1923, the daughter of Robert and Grace (Carr) Schallaire. She attended Knox College and Iowa State University, where she met Harlen Engelbrecht. They married Oct. 29 1944, in Oak Park, Ill. Together they raised their family in Fort Dodge until retiring and moving to Dyersville in 2002. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harlen, in 2008.
Survivors include her grandson Hans of North Liberty.
Online condolences may be left at www.kramerfuneral.com .