March 16, 1924 – Dufferin, Manitoba
September 19, 2013 – Airdrie, Alberta
Irene passed away suddenly at the Bethany Care Center in Airdrie, on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at the age of 89 years.
Irene was born in Dufferin Manitoba to William and Philomena Grant. She was the only daughter of six children. Raised on a farm in Carman, Manitoba Irene knew what hard work meant. She was employed as a dietician for the Carman Hospital, later moving to Winnipeg, then to Alberta. Irene moved into the Bethany Care Center in November of 2011.
Irene is survived by her children, Doug McGill, Linda Luptak, Patricia Engstrom, James (Brenda) McGill, Kathy (Murray) Weyman, Bonnie Johnson, and David ( Kim) Johnson. She is also survived by Amanda Johnson as well as other grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Irene was predeceased by her loving husband Albert in 1998.
Funeral Services will be held at the BETHANY CARE CENTRE (1736, 1st Avenue NW, Airdrie, Alberta) on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Irene Johnson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie Funeral Home, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: (403) 948 1100Print This Obituary & Condolences