Sarah Hinrichs


DEKALB — Sarah Hinrichs, 92, of DeKalb, formerly of Amboy passed away on Feb. 1, 2024 at the home of her daughter in Dekalb.

She was born on Jan. 8, 1932 in Amboy, the daughter of William and Rachel (Mason) Hall. Sarah was a driver for the Amboy School District and a waitress at the Amboy Family Restaurant. She was a member of the Amboy Hospital Auxiliary.

Sarah married Eugene Hinrichs on July 6, 1953 in Mendota. He preceded her in death on Dec. 3, 2000.

She is also preceded in death by her brother Jack Hall, and daughter Susan McCracken.

Sarah is survived by her children Kathy (Bernie) Kuebel, of Peru, Debra (Tom) Dickinson, of Amboy, Greg Hinrichs, of Avon Ind., Diane Rapp, of DeKalb, Deanne (Bill) Opsahl, of Durand, David (Stacy) Hinrichs, of Waterloo; 12 grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m., on Monday, Feb. 5, 2024, at the Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy. Burial will follow at Prairie Repose Cemetery in Amboy. Visitation will be from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., on Monday Feb. 5, 2024, at the Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy. Condolences can be left at