Irene Haupricht, 86, champion of the environment, animal lover

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Irene M. Haupricht, 86, of Oak Park, died on Jan. 6, 2014. Born on March 14, 1927 in Grand Rapids, Mich., she was a longtime resident of Heritage House. She was known by many for her environmental work, riding a three-wheel bicycle all over the area, and her love of animals. 

Irene was preceded in death by her parents, brother, and her longtime friend, Charles Mercer. Services were private. Please send memorials to an animal shelter of your choice in her memory. 

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teresa from chicago  

Posted: January 21st, 2014 9:30 AM

i would like to say i didn't know much bout her. She was my birth mother. my name was Teresa Marie Haupricht. She gave me up for adoption when i was 2 years old also i have brother from her who is older than i.

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