NEWPORT NEWS - Elvira A. Irby, 90, passed away on May 15, 2010.
She retired as secretary from Basic Construction Co. after 33 years and was a member of Temple Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell G. Irby.
Survivors include one sister, Virginia A. Collie of Staunton, Va.; sister-in-law, Dorothy P. Ashburn of Wake, Va.; nieces and nephews, Kevin and Jana Ashburn, Brenda and Mike Pelfrey, G.C. Collie Jr. 'Corkie' and June, and Judi and Carl Stafford; eight great-nephews; six great-nieces; and two great-grandnephews.
The family would like to express their deepest appreciation to Ellie of Home Helpers and all the employees with R.A.I. Dialysis and the entire staff at Warwick Forrest.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 27, at Peninsula Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 28, at Peninsula Funeral Home with burial to follow in Peninsula Memorial Park.
Peninsula Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.
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Published by Daily Press from May 16 to May 26, 2010.