The Norman Transcript

Obituaries

August 11, 2013

Alice Cecil Engelbrecht

NORMAN — Alice Cecil Engelbrecht, D. Ph., 60, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013. Alice, an established resident of Norman was born Oct. 21, 1952, in Hobbs, N.M. to Roy and Floriene Bridges Cecil.

Alice was a 1970 graduate of Norman High School. Alice also graduated from Northeastern University in 1980 and later from the University of Oklahoma with her Pharm. D. in 2005. Alice married a college classmate, Frederick Engelbrecht of Pequannock, N.J. in 1974.

Alice had worked for over 30 years as a clinical pharmacist and was a former president of the Cleveland County Pharmacists Association.

Alice treasured her work as a pharmacy specialist in poison information at the Oklahoma Poison Control Center and spent the last 13 years as the pharmacy clinical coordinator at OU Medical Center.

Alice enjoyed genealogy, sewing projects, reading, vacationing in Alaska, and rescuing stray animals. She was always very outgoing and kind, enjoying the company of her friends and colleagues.

She is survived by her husband, Frederick, of over 39 years; her daughters, Cynthia Engelbrecht of Norman and Christine Engelbrecht of Edmond; her son-in-law, Justin Kersey of Norman; her brother, Joe Cecil and his wife Judith Friedman of Washington D.C.; her brother James Cecil and his wife Diana of Norman; her nephew, Andrew Cecil of Washington D.C.; and two grandchildren: Julia Engelbrecht-Kersey and Clarissa Engelbrecht-Kersey of Norman.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy Cecil and Floriene Bridges Cecil, and a nephew, Benjamin Cecil.

In accordance with Alice’s wishes, a celebration of life gathering will be held Friday at 7 p.m. at the restaurant Legends Times Two, located at 1333 West Lindsey Street in Norman.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • Lora M. Dodd

    Lora M. Dodd, life-long resident of Norman, passed away peacefully Monday, April 14, 2014, at Norman Regional Hospital at the age of 91. She was born Oct. 7, 1922, the first of six children born to Harry L. McFarland and Emma (Brown) ...

    April 17, 2014

  • Floyd Lemuel Cox

    Floyd Lemuel Cox, 67, of Noble, passed away unexpectedly at home Tuesday, April 15, 2014. He was born June 6, 1946, in Noble. He was the fifth child of nine children born to Lemuel Cox and Opal Irene (Bentley) Cox....

    April 17, 2014

  • Robert Lytle Allen

    Robert Lytle Allen died Friday, April 11, 2014, at the age of 96. Mr. Allen was born Jan. 10, 1918, in Cleveland to Samuel William and Nellie Dunlap Allen. He was a longtime resident of Grove City, Pa., and resided part-time in Venice, ...

    April 16, 2014

  • John Leonard Humphrey

    John Leonard Humphrey, 81, of Norman, passed away peacefully with family surrounding him Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Norman....

    April 16, 2014

  • David Lynn Collins

    David Lynn Collins, 63, of Norman, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, March 30, 2014. David was born Aug. 14, 1950, in Norman. He was the fourth child of JR and Lotella Voncille Collins....

    April 16, 2014

  • Marylin E. Carpenter

    Marylin E. Carpenter, 92, of Harrison, Tenn., passed away Friday, April 11, 2014. A native of Arkansas, she lived in Oklahoma most of her life before moving back to Hot Springs, Ark., and then to Tennessee. She was a member of the ...

    April 15, 2014

  • Harry Howard Henninger

    Harry Howard Henninger, 90, of Ardmore, was called home to the Lord on Saturday, April 12, 2014. He was born Sept. 9, 1923, in Elmore City as an only child to Ted and Dora (Morse) Henninger....

    April 15, 2014

  • Karen Jeffery Hines

    Karen Jeffery Hines, 62, passed away on her birthday, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. She was born April 9, 1952, at Bethesda Naval Hospital in Bethesda, Md. Karen was preceded in death by her husband, Gaylon Wayne Hines....

    April 15, 2014

  • Dr. James M. Gray

    Dr. James M. Gray, 74, longtime Grove resident, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, with his family by his side....

    April 15, 2014

  • Mary L. Semore

    Mary L. Semore, of Norman, was born June 23, 1934, in Eufaula to Sam and Mary Clark Jennings and passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Norman at the age of 79....

    April 15, 2014

Video