Chili: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at age 85, peacefully after a 2 year battle with breast cancer
. Predeceased by her sister, Ilse Weismantel. Survived by her loving husband of 65 years, Bill; children, Amy Hochreiter, Bill (Terri), Beth Hochreiter (Brad Eisenhart), Eric and Lori (Roy) Bow; 8 grandchildren, Sara, Kyle, Emily, Jeremy, Ryan, Naomi, Gloriana and Stephen; sister, Rose Marie Thomas and brother-in-law, William Weismantel. Irene was a devoted wife and stay-at-home mother. She served as Girl Scout Leader for 21 years and traveled extensively with her husband and family. She was our hero.
Friends may call at the Leo M. Bean and Sons Funeral Home, Friday 3-6. Funeral Mass Saturday 10:30 at Holy Ghost Church, 220 Coldwater Rd. Interment Holy Ghost Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Wilmot Cancer Center or Mt. Carmel House.