Emma M. Irwin

LITTLESTOWN Emma M Irwin, 92, died Sunday, June 23, 2013, at her home. She was the wife of William J. Irwin, Sr., who died July 20, 1984. Born October 8, 1920, in Clearfield County, she was the daughter of the late Elmer F. and Mary McDermott Renaud. Emma was a homemaker. She loved being with her family and putting puzzles together. She is survived by three sons, Elmer F. Irwin, John F. Irwin and Randy L. Irwin, all of Littlestown; four daughters, Helen Irwin of Gettysburg, and Lillian Staub, JoAnn Kennedy, and Peggy Woodring, all of Littlestown; 29 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; 21 great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Levon Renaud of Clearfield; and three sisters, Dorothy Adams of Culvert City, Calif., Loretta Howard of Mount Jewett, Pa., and Josephine Olivett of Mount Dora, Fla. Emma was predeceased by four sons, William Irwin, Jr., Ronnie C Irwin, Charles E Irwin, Sr., and Carl J Irwin, Sr.; a grandson, Carl J Irwin, II; a granddaughter, Becky A McGrath; sisters, Louise Mitchell and Annie Davis; and brothers, Leo, Jimmy, and Carl Renaud. Funeral services are Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown, with Jennifer Bradshaw, Spiritual Counselor for VNA Hospice of Hanover, officiating. Viewing is Wednesday, June 26, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, Gettysburg. Contributions have been asked to go to Daughter JoAnn Kennedy, 744 Whitehall Road, Littlestown, PA 17340. Online condolences may be shared at www.littlesfh.com

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Little's Funeral Home
34 Maple Avenue Littlestown, PA 17340
(717) 359-4224

Published in Evening Sun on June 25, 2013