Irene W. Trewick, 88
Nov. 17, 1923 - Oct. 5, 2012
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30AM Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at St. Peter's Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Irene Trewick, of St. Cloud who died Friday in St. Cloud. The Rev. Greg Lieser will officiate and burial will be at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis. Friends and relatives may call from 4-9PM Monday at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in St. Cloud and 1 hour prior to services on Tuesday at the church in St. Cloud. St. Peter's Parish prayers will be at 6PM Monday at the funeral home.
Irene was born in Breckenridge, MN to Edward & Margaret (O'Brien) McMullen. She worked at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul. She married Virgil A. Trewick on June 17, 1946 at the Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church in St. Paul. She worked as a secretary at the St. Cloud Vocational School from 1964-1984. She was a giving person who loved to have fun. She enjoyed dancing with her husband Virgil, going out to eat with family and friends, going to the casino with friends, reading, shopping and sitting outside on her swing. St. Patrick's Day was a special day for Irene. She loved to travel, spending time in Ireland, Hawaii, Switzerland, Martha's Vineyard and spring training in Florida. She loved being with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother.
Survivors include her children and their spouses, Mike (Kate) of St. Louis Park; Paul (Grace) of Apple Valley; Bill (Deb) of Bloomington; Pat (Don) Rieder of St. Cloud; Jackie (Jeff) Mathiasen of St. Cloud; twin sister, Ione Salmen of St. Paul; 14 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers, Frank and Milan, sisters, Marge Larson, and Peg Funk.