Darlyne J. Golightly Albrecht, 86, died Feb. 6, 2020, at The Glen in Buffalo. She was born June 21, 1933, in Grand Forks, N.D., to James and Bernice (Erwin) Golightly.

Darlyne was a graduate of Murray High School and a graduate of St. Joseph’s Nursing School. She married Roland (Butch) Albrecht in 1952. They were avid golfers. Darlyne was a Como Women’s Golf Club champion and a member of the Hole in One Club. She also performed in the Ice Follies.

Darlyne was a surgical nurse for more than 45 years, the bulk for Drs. Broker, Bancroft and Rovelstad in St. Cloud.

Survivors include daughters, Shelley Albrecht and Viki Thorson (Keith); son, David Albrecht (Cindy); sister, Judy Golightly; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Her funeral was held Feb. 15 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, in Elk River.

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