|Birth: ||May 11, 1909|
|Death: ||Apr. 21, 2011|
Irene T. (Quirion) Hamilton, 101, of Skowhegan passed away Thursday April 21, 2011 in Madison, Maine. She was born May 11, 1909 in Grand Isle, Maine, daughter of Amable (Mack) Tardiff and Euphemie M. Ouellette Tardiff.
She was a graduate of Goodwill High School, Hinckley, Maine in 1928. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Colby College, Waterville, Maine in 1932 and her Master's Degree from the University of Maine in Orono in 1953.
Mrs. Hamilton started her teaching career at Freedom Academy. Subsequently, she taught at Telstar High School in Andover, Maine and Skowhegan High School, where she taught French, Spanish and Geography. She moved to Portland, Maine and taught at Deering High School. While at Deering she became Department Chairman. After her retirement from Deering, she taught Spanish at Katherine McCauley High School, in Portland for three years and retired in 1979.
She is survived by a son Austin L. Quirion and wife Angela of Skowhegan, Maine and Hudson, Florida; a daughter, Deane Q. King and her husband Richard also of Skowhegan and Hudson; one sister, Althea T. Smith of Houston, TX; two brothers, Dr. Donald M. Tardiff and his wife Lynn of East Weymouth, Massachusetts and Richard C. Tardiff of Whitesboro, New York; six grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
She is predeceased by her parents, two brothers, Lewis J. Tardiff and C. Emery Tardiff of Fairfield, also two sisters, Sr. Mary Christina (Aurice) of South Bend, Indiana and Lucille T. Stevens of Akron Ohio.
Burial will be at Saint Francis Cemetery in Waterville, Maine at a later date. (Morning Sentinel April 26, 2011)
Mack Amable Tardiff (1880 - 1967)
Euphremie Ouellette Tardiff (____ - 1960)
Irene Tardiff Hamilton (1909 - 2011)
Charles Emery Tardiff (1914 - 1983)*
Saint Francis Catholic Cemetery
Created by: Bev Winship
Record added: Jun 16, 2011
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