Irene E. Piazza
Irene E. Piazza, age 80, of Wilmington, Delaware, peacefully passed away at home on Sunday, January 6, 2013.
Irene was born in the village of Winterthur and she was the daughter of the late Edward Spangler and Mazie French McDowell.
She worked for the State of Delaware until retirement. Irene was very involved with PWP where she hosted wine and cheese parties and could be found on Saturday nights at dances with her friends Charlotte and Val.
One of her greatest passions in life was making flower arrangements. On any given day she could be found at Bill's Florist in Elsmere. If she wasn't at Bill's buying flowers then she was most likely having fun at Delaware Park. In addition, Irene enjoyed traveling around the United States with her groupies.
She is survived by daughter Connie Euston and husband Paul; sons, Ralph and wife Linda; Paul and wife Martha; Allen and wife Terri. Her 11 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren will miss her dearly.
Visitation for family and friends will be held Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 6:00-8:00 PM at MCCRERY & HARRA FUNERAL HOME, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, January 11 at 10:30 AM at St. Catherine of Siena, 2503 Centerville Road, Wilmington, DE. Interment will follow at Silverbrook Cemetery, Wilmington.
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