Pepper Alba Irene Pepper, age 98, died Thursday, April 25, 2013 at her residence. Irene was born in Glouster, OH on January 11, 1915 to Maddelene (Cotlelesi) and Eugene DiGiacomo. She retired from North American Aviation and the Food Service department at Capital University. Along with her parents, Irene is preceded in death by her husband John D. Pepper, and sons Lawrence Sayre and William E. Sayre. She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Kathleen Sayre (Carl) Partrick; grandsons, William Eugene (Louise) Sayre Jr., and Jerry Allen (Betsy) Sayre, and great grandson, Matthew E. Sayre. Friends may call 10-11 a.m., Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at SCHOEDINGER MIDTOWN CHAPEL, 229 E. State St. where the funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Celebrant Andrew Hoover officiating. Interment will follow at Green Lawn Cemetery.