Earl F. Engelbrecht, 83, died Thursday, December 19, 2002 at Englewood Health Care Center. He retired as former owner of Advertising Art. He was a US Army WWII Veteran and retired as a US Army Lt. Colonel after 20 years in the reserves. He was a member of Emmaus Lutheran Church. His parents were Henry T. Engelbrecht and Esther (Rump) Engelbrecht.
He is survived by sister LaVern Jordan, Fort Wayne; niece Michelle Jordan, Fort Wayne; and family friend/caregiver Sara Hord, Fort Wayne.
Services were held Monday, December 23, 2002 at the Chapel of the Resurrection at Concordia Cemetery Gardens with burial in Concordia Cemetery Gardens. Preferred memorials to Emmaus Lutheran Church or American Diabetes Association.