Rachel L. Engelberth (Barczewski)
Rachel L. Engelberth (Barczewski), of Elkton, MD, went peacefully home to the arms of her Savior Jesus Christ, on Sunday, July 3, 2016, at the age of 16. Born in Elkton on May 8, 2000, she was the daughter of Ann Madden Barczewski and husband, Thomas, Elkton, MD, and Michael Engelberth.
Rachel attended Shorehaven School in Elkton. She loved being with her family and attending Five Rivers Church. Rachel enjoyed basketball and playing in the water, except when it came to showering. She had a genuine concern for all first responders and whenever she saw a situation where they were performing their duties, she would make sure everyone in the car would say a prayer for them.
In addition to her mother, step-father, and father, survivors include her siblings, Matthew Murray, Morganton, NC, Christa House (Ryan), Florence, AL, Amanda Engelberth, San Antonio, TX, and Amy Larsen (Roy), Chesapeake, VA; maternal grandmother, Sylvia Madden; and paternal grandmother, Gloria Engelberth.
Funeral service will begin at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 9, 2016, at Five Rivers Church, 290 Whitehall Road, Elkton, MD. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m., Friday, July 8, at the church. Interment will be in Friends Burial Grounds, Calvert, MD.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Pediatric Epilepsy Center at Johns Hopkins, in care of Hicks Home for Funerals, 103 W. Stockton Street, Elkton, MD 21921.