Irene M. Matta, 81, of Wilkes-Barre passed away Saturday, May 4, 2013.
She was born in Wilkes-Barre on July 17, 1931, the daughter of the late George M. Sr. and Mary Lawrence Matta.
She was employed by the Social Security Administration, Wilkes-Barre, until her retirement.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Florence Matta; sister-in-law, Sharon Matta; and nephew, Jon Matta.
Surviving are her sister, Dorothy Matta; brother, George Matta; three nieces, one nephew and many cousins.
Family and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. Friday in St. Leo's/Holy Rosary Church, Ashley. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. There are no public calling hours.
Funeral arrangements are by George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, Ashley.