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Irene Gertrude Kruper Shemo
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Birth: Jul. 23, 1917
Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1999
Brook Park
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA



Irene G. Shemo, an active member of Blessed Sacrament and St. Charles Borromeo Catholic churches, died Friday at East Park Care Center in Brook Park. She was 82.

Mrs. Shemo was born in Taylor, Pa., and worked as a beautician there. She and her husband, Michael M., an insurance agent, moved to Cleveland in 1942. He died in 1978.

She served as a past president of the Altar and Rosary Society at Blessed Sacrament and a member of the St. Charles Ladies Guild.

Mrs. Shemo was an officer in the Jednota, the First Catholic Slovak Union of the United States and Canada. She was a member of the Isabella Guild and the National Conference of Catholic women.

Mrs. Shemo was known for her beautiful roses and African violets, as well as her Slovak cooking.
Survivors include her daughter, Sister Madeline H.M.; sons, Michael A. and Edward; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at St. Charles Church, 5891 Ridge Rd., Parma. Arrangements are by Mallchok Funeral Home of Parma.

Donations may be sent to the Sisters of the Humility of Mary, Villa Maria, Pa., 16155 or St. Ignatius High School Scholarship Fund, 1911 W. 30th St., Cleveland 44113.

"The Plain Dealer", (Cleveland, OH)-Sunday, August 8, 1999
Edition: FINAL/ALL
Section: METRO
Page: 6B
Dateline: PARMA

Cause of Death:
Place of Death: East Park Care Center
Death Certificate No: 064793
Date of Burial: Monday, August 9, 1999
Family links: 
  Michael J. Kruper (1893 - ____)
  Elizabeth Belinsky Kruper (1897 - 1976)
  Michael Matthew Shemo (1915 - 1978)*
  Madeline Dorothy Shemo (1939 - 2008)*
  Irene Gertrude Kruper Shemo (1917 - 1999)
  Agnes Kruper (1921 - 1922)*
  Elizabeth D. Kruper Pepsin (1923 - 1987)*
  Margaret D. Kruper (1925 - 1934)*
  Madeline Kruper Petrewsky (1927 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
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Note: Cemetery Phone: (216) 267-2850
Holy Cross Cemetery
Brook Park
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Barbara Smeton Jones
Record added: Apr 24, 2009
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Irene Gertrude <i>Kruper</i> Shemo
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In memory of Aunt Irene Shemo
- Barbara Smeton Jones
 Added: Aug. 6, 2011
Remembered this Mother's Day
- Barbara Smeton Jones
 Added: May. 8, 2011
Remembering Irene Shemo today, Friday, August 6, 2010, on her Angel Day.
- Barbara Smeton Jones
 Added: Aug. 6, 2010
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