Irene Harrington (1916 - 2012)


CEDAR RAPIDS – Irene Harrington, 95, died on Tuesday evening, Feb. 28 at Hallmar Care Center in Cedar Rapids.
Irene Harrington was born on May 29, 1916 at rural Hazleton, Iowa, the daughter of John & Mary (Minahan) Harrington.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10 a.m. Saturday, March 3 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Oelwein with Rev. Harry Koelker officiating. Visitation was at 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home, Oelwein. Rosary Service was at 6:30 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Parish Scripture Service was at 7 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Interment: St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Hazleton. A Memorial Fund has been established.
Irene was preceded in death by her Parents, two brothers: Frank (Laura) Harrington & Raymond (Elvera) Harrington; three sisters: Margaret and Ruth Harrington in childhood and Helen (Larry) Corcoran.
An online obituary is available at
Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Mar. 2 to Mar. 17, 2012