Iris Anne DeSpain
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Iris Anne DeSpain

Louisville - 88, passed away Monday, May 18, 2020.

She worked at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church and rectory for over 27 years. She was also a member of the church.

Iris is preceded in death by her daughter, Emily Veltman; son, Thomas DeSpain; and brothers, Patrick, Myron and Lawrence Swessel.

She is survived by her children, Gregory and Lawrence DeSpain and Jacinta Hart; and many loving grandchildren.

Her celebration of life Mass will be held 10 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, 7335 Southside Dr. with entombment in Resthaven Memorial Park. Visitation 4-7 p.m. Thursday at Joseph E. Ratterman & Son, 7336 Southside Dr.

The family would like to thank Essex Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for their compassion and caring hearts.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to her church or Essex.






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Published in Courier-Journal from May 19 to May 20, 2020.
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May 20, 2020
Iris was a beautiful lady with a beautiful soul. She always brought smiles
to our family gatherings. She will be truly missed. She was thought of as family by me.
Linda Bunch
May 20, 2020
Iris was a beautiful lady with a beautiful soul. Always added smiles to our family gatherings. She will truly be missed.
Linda Bunch
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May 20, 2020
Jacinta I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. She was a very special lady and always smiling when I saw her at Parkway. I know you will miss her dearly . May God bless you and your family.
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