Ingeborg Helene Van Ackooy
Ingeborg Helene Van Ackooy

November 15, 1924 - June 14, 2017
Born in Germany
Resided in Pittsboro, NC


Ingeborg Helene Van Ackooy, 92, of Pittsboro, North Carolina (formerly a long-time resident of Rhinebeck and previously of Hyde Park) died on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at The Laurels of Chatham Nursing Home in Pittsboro.

Born on November 15, 1924 in Bad Wimpfen, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Louise (Flory) Heck.

Inge formerly attended St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Red Hook.

Notably, she was a member of the first graduating class at F.D. Roosevelt High School in Hyde Park in 1941.

Family was very important to Inge and she enjoyed spending time with them. Her kind and gentle spirit touched all who knew her.

On February 7, 1943 in Poughkeepsie, she married Henry Van Ackooy, Sr. Mr. Van Ackooy predeceased her in 1982.

Inge is survived by four daughters, Helen Cappellini, and her husband, Robert, Sharon Fallon, and her husband, Allen, Cindy Avery, and her husband, Len, and Karen Jacoby and her husband, Matt; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandson; three sisters-in-law: Anna Berger, Marion Van Ackooy, and Pat Van Ackooy; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her son, Henry Van Ackooy, Jr. in 2003 and grandson, Jason Van Ackooy in 2013.

Calling hours will be from 10 am to 12 noon on Thursday, June 22nd at Sweet's Funeral Home, Route 9, Hyde Park.

A funeral service will follow the calling hours at 12 Noon at the funeral home. Rev. Eric Titus will be officiating.

Burial will follow in the family plot at Union Cemetery in Hyde Park.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorial donations be made to a charity of your choice.

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Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.
4365 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Thursday, June 22, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.
4365 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Thursday, June 22, 2017
12:00 PM
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Union Cemetery
1076 Violet Ave.
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Thursday, June 22, 2017


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