Irene passed away peacefully in Vernon Jubilee Hospital on February 18th, 2016 at the age of 75 years.

She is survived by her loving husband, Vinnie; one sister Flori (John) McLean of Lumby; one grandson Daniel Paterson; numerous nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, and many dear friends. Irene was predeceased by her son, Doug, and grandson, Darren.

The Celebration of Irene’s Life will be held in the Lumby OAP Hall on Saturday, March 5th, 2016 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to PLEASANT VALLEY DIGNITY FUNERAL HOME, 4303 P.V. Road, Vernon, B.C. V1T 4M4 Phone: (250) 542-4333. Condolences may be offered at

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