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Hilma E. Albrecht (née Karhu), 97, of Hopkinton, MA (formerly of River Edge) died peacefully on August 22, 2022.  Predeceased by her husbands, William H. Brewer (1968), Robert Albrecht (2013), and her son, William Brewer (2021).  Hilma is survived by her son, Stephen (Gayla) Brewer and her daughter, Susan (Michael) Daly.  Cherished grandmother of Haley, Max, Stephen, Samantha, and Christopher, and great-grandmother of Jack and Aby.

Hilma was born in Quncy, MA to Hilma (née Rihilla and Jonas Karhu.  She was a longtime River Edge resident and an active member of First Congregational Church, River Edge. Hilma was employed as a medical secretary for many years.

Funeral Service Monday, August 29th, 10 AM, at the First Congregational Church, 109 Continental Ave., River Edge.  Entombment George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Hilma’s memory to the First Congregational Church. Arrangements:  Beaugard-McKnight Funeral Home, River Edge.


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