June 4th, 1922- October 2nd, 2010
Irene passed away peacefully on October 2nd, 2010 at the age of 88 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her son, Ken (Shirley); her daughter, Elaine (Rodger) Schmidt; and grandchildren, Glen, Paula, Tracy (Curtis) and Evan. Irene was predeceased by her husband Vern and all of her siblings, Felix, Helena, David, Emile, Emma, Anna and Hilda. Irene was born in Vernon on June 4th, 1922 and married her loving Vern Carson on September 5th, 1946 – they were married 54 years when Vern died in November 2000. Irene was a long time member of Trinity United Church and sang in the choir for over 50 years!
Cremation preceded a Service of Remembrance for Irene which will be held at Trinity United Church on Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. with Reverend Bob Thompson officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests sending a donation to a charity close to your heart to remember their Mom and Grandma.