Birthday: Albregts, 65th | Birthdays
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Albregts of Mount Pleasant celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with their family on a four-day trip in July to their son’s Lake House in Hazelhurst.
Albregts and former Cecelia O’Brien were married on July 28, 1956 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Lafayette, Indiana. The couple have lived in the Racine region since 1961.
They met at a blind date arranged by Mrs Albregts’ younger sister on June 5, 1954. On their first date, they went to the movies and then to Berts Drive-In to see who was going. other was outside.
Albregts, 86, worked in logistics management for SC Johnson for 37 years before retiring in 1998.
He was the head of the St. Catherine’s High School Athletic Association and coached youth in baseball, football and basketball for his son’s teams. Albregts attended Knights of Columbus events in Nevada and served as a usher. He enjoys reading, walking, doing puzzles and playing golf.
Ms. Albregts, 84, was a housewife. She worked part time at Orth Realty later in her life.
Ms. Albregts was in the Junior League for several years and held all positions except President for 27 years for the St. Mary’s Auxiliary. She also taught religion to public school children at St. Joseph School.
Ms. Albregts loved quilting and jogging in her youth and currently enjoys reading.