Maryann Margaret Albrecht, 74 of Deerfield, IL passed away October 29, 2016 at the North Shore University Highland Park Hospital, she was born June 14, 1942 in Buffalo, NY to the union of Harold and Mary Margaret Hutchison, Maryann was the first member of her family to attend college, and graduated with an undergraduate degree from Notre Dame of Maryland University, Baltimore, MD, and went on to be one of the first women to earn her PhD. in Sociology from Emory University, where she also served as an Assistant Professor, in 1972 Maryann was awarded a professorship of Business Management at the University of Illinois at Chicago and retired in 2014. She was survived by her 3 children; Jeffrey (Kelly) Albrecht of Dunlap, IL, Stephanie (Phil) Fragassi of Wildwood, IL, and David (Laura) Albrecht of Mt. Prospect, IL, grandchildren; Emily, and Kate Albrecht, Haley, and Bryce Fragassi, sister-in-law; Ann Hutchison of Brooklyn, NY, preceded in death by her parents; Harold and Mary Margaret Hutchison, and her brother; Robert Hutchison.
A memorial mass will be celebrated 10:30 AM Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church 6401 Gages Lake Rd. Gurnee, IL 60031, Fr. Gregory Houck, officiating, the Symonds Lakes Funeral Home of Grayslake were entrusted with the arrangements, for additional information please contact the funeral home 847-543-1080, In lieu of flowers donations c/o St. Jude’s Cancer Research in memory of Maryann https://www.stjude.org.