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Eva Irena "Irene" Hanes Pierce
Birth: Aug. 14, 1898
Woodland
Iroquois County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 10, 1966
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Irene was the only daughter of nine children born to David Quiller Hanes and his wife, Nancy Catherine Moore. Irene married twice. Her first marriage was to a German immigrant, in July of 1917. The marriage was short lived, ending in a divorce by June 1919. Irene secondly married H. H. "Harry" Pierce, one of ten children born to Edwin F. Pierce and his wife, Delia Jane Whipple. Irene and Harry were wed on August 20, 1919 in Crown Point (Lake County), Indiana. They had eight children; six sons and two daughters. Irene sadly passed away on Easter Sunday at the age of 67 years, 7 months and 26 days.

MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS: Iroquois County, Illinois; Book 3, "Birth Records Update, 1880-1929". Listed as second child. This record lists incorrect middle name, it is IRENA not Irene, which became her nickname. (Pub. Iroquois County Genealogical Society, Watseka, Illinois; copyright 2001).

DIVORCE: Decree #B-50984: Cook County, Illinois (from Fred Teschke)

DEATH RECORDS: Certificate# 16.10/25043: Cook County, Illinois

OBITUARY NOTICE: Chicago Heights Star; Chicago Heights (Cook County), Illinois. Dated Thursday, April 14, 1966.
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HOLES IN THE FLOOR OF HEAVEN
There’s holes in the floor of Heaven
and Gramma's tears are pourin’ down
that’s how you know she’s watching
wishing she could be here now
And sometimes when I’m lonely
I remember she can see
Cause there’s holes in the floor of Heaven
and she’s watching over you and me.

Gramma I miss you and your warm, loving smile!
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♥♥ Thank you to all who visit my Gramma's memorial. She played a huge part in my life and was very dear to me. Your tokens and comments help keep her memory alive. May God Bless all of you with good health and much happiness! ♥♥
 
 
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 Parents:
  David Quiller Hanes (1874 - 1923)
  Nancy Catherine Moore Hanes (1874 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry Harris Pierce (1895 - 1958)
 
 Children:
  John Walter Pierce (1921 - 1962)*
  Mary Elizabeth Pierce (1922 - 2012)*
  Nancy Jane Pierce Logan-Graham (1925 - 1982)*
  Henry Harris Pierce (1928 - 2000)*
  Edwin Frank Pierce (1930 - 1958)*
  David Albert Pierce (1932 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Leroy Hanes (1896 - 1968)*
  Eva Irena Hanes Pierce (1898 - 1966)
  Percy Franklin Hanes (1901 - 1951)*
  David Marvin Hanes (1903 - 2005)*
  Donald Ray Hanes (1905 - 1969)*
  Samuel Veach Hanes (1907 - 2006)*
  Ethelbert Wilford Hanes (1912 - 1976)*
  Robert Russell Hanes (1915 - 1987)*
  Infant Son Hanes (1918 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
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Burial:
Skyline Memorial Park
Monee
Will County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Christus Section: 192-D; space 2
 
Created by: M. Richards
Record added: Sep 18, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7877708
Eva Irena Irene <i>Hanes</i> Pierce
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Belated anniversary blessings Aunt Irene. - Hanes Family Member
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 Added: Aug. 21, 2015
Blessings on your anniversary Irene.
- Nana B.
 Added: Aug. 20, 2015
Sending happy blessings to you and Harry, congratulations on your 96th Wedding Anniversary.
- Reunionmaker
 Added: Aug. 20, 2015
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