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Alberta A. (Van Coppenolle) Haupricht

Alberta A. Haupricht, age 87 of Lyons, Ohio, entered into eternal life, Thursday morning, June 8, 2017, with her family at her bedside, at the Fulton County Health Center. She was born August 29, 1929 in Amboy Township to Alidor and Tena (Dierkens) Van Coppenolle. Alberta was raised in Metamora and was a 1947 graduate of Metamora High School. She married Richard Derby and he preceded her in death. She married Art Haupricht, who also preceded her in death.

Alberta retired in 1995 from McCord Corporation in Wauseon. She lived an active lifestyle up until recent. She and her husband, Art, raised and sold produce for years and she loved gardening. Alberta was a Nascar fan and loved listening to Elvis Presley music.

Alberta will be greatly missed by her children, Michael Derby, Jean (James) Miller and Robert (Shelby) Derby; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; her sister, Joanne Burroughs; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Besides her husbands, Alberta was preceded in death by her parents and 7 brothers and sisters.

Family and friends may visit Sunday, June 11th from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora (419.644.3601). A Mass of Resurrection will be held Monday, June 12th at 9:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Assumption, where visitation will be one hour prior. Father Michael Dandurand will preside. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Fatima Cemetery in Lyons.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Residence: Lyons, Ohio

Visitation: Sunday, June 11th from 3 to 8 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora

Mass of Resurrection: Monday, June 12th at 9:00 am at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Assumption

Interment: Our Lady of Fatima Cemetery ~ Lyons, Ohio

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We were so sorry to hear about Birdie. We will keep all of you in out thoughts and prayers. Take care and remember all of the good times.

James & Becky Jun 12 2017 12:00 AM

Bob and Shelby- Was so sad to hear of your loss. Remember good memories and comfort one anotbher

Kevin and Martha Jun 10 2017 12:00 AM